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.
"Made up of original photographs and collages made of appropriated images from a turn-of-the-century illustrated book on the theory of camouflage (Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom, G.H... Read more
A series, where collaborative artists create a visual publication full of photographs and manipulated images.; Everything Is Collective (E.I.C.) is an ongoing collaboration between three artists: Jaso... Read more
"Depending on who you ask, 19 in 2021, is a nonlinear sci-fi serial about aliens and time travel, queer brown teenage angst and surveillance capitalism, or specters and spectrums."--The publ... Read more
"Bio is a hybrid work that reconfigures canceled text and the World Wide Web. It captures a span of 365 days during which the artist updated the 160-character “bio” section of her Twitter account... Read more
23 zines housed in white box, contributed by: John Arsenault, Lisa Anne Auerbach, Michelle Blade, Peter Cochrane, Content is Relative, Ben Cuevas, Daniel Dallabrida, Dandy Industries, Phil Davis, Chri... Read more
"Blackout is a set of six books, based on the original video work of Indira Allegra. Allegra studies the weave structure of police uniforms alongside statements made by families of those lost to... Read more
Articles and images repurposed from fakir Hussain Saga's archive.; This is the first publication in a series highlighting different artists throughout Pakistani culture that challenged and change... Read more