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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.
Eiland is an anthology of comic art with humor and graphics by Stefan J.H. Van Dinther and Tobias Tycho Schalken.; Book includes two visual comics: Stefan J.H. van Dinther's Chrz. 3, Assert viola... Read more
Color de Hormiga (ant color) is a phrase said when things get critical.; This graphic novel, “tells the story of three old school thieves who among their adventures commit a heinous robbery and are be... Read more
Collaboration between Terence Hannum and Paul Nudd, featuring paintings of flash photographs taken at rock concerts combined with doodles and line drawings. Limited edition of 100 copies printed. Libr... Read more
CD is attached to back of front cover and consists of 21 min drone/noise music. Written, drawn, printed, recorded, hand collated, stapled, and assembled by the artist in an edition of 30. Each copy un... Read more
From the author: "TOUCH is an autobiographical comic on dealing with sensory processing issues as a child. The cover is made with a material that would trigger a reaction, it is meant to raise aw... Read more
"Nog A Dod…documents nearly a decade of work by a loosely affiliated group of primarily Vancouver artists who draw with and about each other. Their work falls somewhere between children's bo... Read more