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.
"Focusing on Palestine's body of performance videos from the early 1970s to the present, this artist book features an interview between Palestine and Serpentine curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, a... Read more
The art journal published in Oakland in the 1970's. Curated by Tom Marioni of the Museum of Conceptual Art (MOCA) in San Francisco, this publication featured writing and images by a range of visu... Read more
"Touring Olympia is a guided audio tour into post-Olympic space, looking back at the rise and fall of one of the most influential institutions of the 20th century. This book and accompanying audi... Read more
"Sound theater for an imaginary ritual, in four acts"--from CD booklet. Recording of work created by Jean-Claude Eloy in France in 1980, released in four discs (one for each act) and housed... Read more
The 14 stories slowly interweave themselves with recurring characters and themes. "Confronted with the bigger issues of life and death, and your own little aversions to sickness, disease, sexuali... Read more
The project "24 Advertisements" consists of 24 advertisements by 24 different artists, executed monthly in different magazines from 2009 – 2011. The interventions were printed in magazines r... Read more