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.
"Kuwaiti writer Ghassan Al Rifae’ was forced to leave his home in Palestine with his family during the 1967 Naksa. After leaving Palestine, Al Rifae’ wrote his memoirs as a love letter to his los... Read more
Peterson, Jennifer, Moger, Robin, Kreutzer, Lisa Maria
“This publication proposes a set of aural exercises that show readers how to disappear, reappear, join a group, or leave a group. Its annex is a lexicon of some of the sounds that dwell in or are bani... Read more
"Cafeterias in the UAE are ubiquitous and have somehow become an integral element of the Emirati cultural experience. Moreover, the cafeteria is a cultural concoction — a mélange of disparate tas... Read more
“An architecture and design publication using the imperceptible borders of the Middle East as a reference.”--From the publisher.; Each issue covers a different topic related to culture, urbanism, and... Read more
Documentation and reflection on a series of sculpture and installation works: Fish Tank, The William Ashbless Project, and Floating World.; The artist includes studio shots of work in progress, proces... Read more