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.
"In War Primer 2, Brecht’s pithy poems and choice of 20th-century images – bombed-out cities and battlefronts, Hitler and his henchmen, and wounded soldiers and refugees, among them – take on new... Read more
This book contains over eighty photographs of the Second World War, each with a four line poem by Brecht written as the events unrolled. This is the first publication in English of a major work by Bre... Read more
Small book of repeated black & white, geographic illustrations. "These drawings of 1975 suggest a sequential method of imposing a crop-mark onto grassland over a period of eight years. Sectio... Read more
Art and literature periodical with essays, poems, and short plays. Edited by Bernardox Kelli, with contributions by Leonardo de Becket O'Logan, Keith Dersley, Nigel White, Paul Brown, and Bob Fla... Read more
Collection of writings on the theme capitalism with color photographs dispersed throughout the text. "This is the counsel of spent, asking how far we must be pushed as a species, as a planet, and... Read more