The Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection (JFABC) digital library is an online guide and finding aid for the rich collection of artists’ publications available in Flaxman Library Special Collections. The JFABC brings together close to ten thousand artists’ publications in all formats and media including: books, zines, multiples, video and audio recordings, digital works, periodicals, and other intimate works of art created by artists of local, national, and international significance. Focusing on materials published from the 1960s to the present, it is complemented by collections of reference works and exhibition catalogues to support in-depth research on artists’ publishing.
"Edited by Andrew Lampert, this expansive anthology explores the writings that underscore George Kuchar's work and life. The most comprehensive collection of writings on the artist to date,... Read more
This issue of McSweeney's contains two separate books: a collection of shorter essays and a miniature comic book (as an insert) by various authors, and, a book-length essay devoted to one man... Read more
"March is a vivid first-hand account of John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segrega... Read more
Consists of a small folded book inside a box. The book explores the life of Zita Ma-Kar, who played Sadie in the silent film East Side Sadie, then found herself unable to receive roles outside of that... Read more
"...a one-time-only, Sunday-edition sized newspaper—the San Francisco Panorama. It'll have news (actual news, tied to the day it comes out) and sports and arts coverage, and comics (sixteen... Read more
Sophie Calle presents 107 interpretations of an email she received from her lover the day he ended their affair, coming from women with a wide variety of professional backgrounds.; Embossed pink cover... Read more