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.
"VUEIEN is the sonic translation of multiple performances generated by various pragmatic approach tactics to the ungraspable that testify to the emergence of monstrous voices and hermetic entitie... Read more
"A kind of experimental set-up: a table and two hands which, one after the other, hold various books, open them and then, during an imaginary process of reading, rub two pages together. This give... Read more
"Three CD’s accompanied by an artist’s book which includes index of songs, lyrics and collages. It contains memorable tracks, from the Swinging Sixties to the Numb Nineties and contains the gamut... Read more
The artist continues her work in food and family stories by presenting a box lunch assemblage of objects. Intended to be experienced by touch and not sight, the artist includes a sleep mask, written i... Read more
Known for his constructions of "hybrids"--invented or assembled instruments--this is his debut recorded album and contains a booklet (12 x 12 cm.) with photographs and notes highlighting his... Read more
Pollard, Jane, 1972-, O'Keeffe, C. (Ciaran), Bigg, Chris, 1962-, Spaceman, J.
"Silent Sound is a potent mix of art, music and psychological experimentation, borrowing techniques from the Victorian séance room and the pseudoscience of subliminal communication… Silent Sound... Read more
"In 1996, Marclay plastered more than 5,000 posters of blank sheet music in public places throughout Berlin during a month-long sound festival. The posters functioned as an open invitation to the... Read more