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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.
"This story is not about the people, it is about this place Aral, which used to be [the Aral Sea, between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan] and now is transformed into a desert. But even this landscape... Read more
“After a While” consider the question, is it possible to photograph the future? Taking into account calculations that indicate that the moon is ahead of Earth in time by approximately 3 years, Baluta... Read more
"New series of zines by Vlada Krasilnikova tell funny stories about men, women, boots, horses, trees, houses, fences, good & bad weather in and around Moscow (and other nice cities). Each iss... Read more
Photographs of guests at Moscow community center, following the artist’s prompt to pose with a stuffed animal dog.; Includes brief insights from the artist and conversations with her subjects.; Design... Read more
Mirovskaya combines family photographs, letters, and greeting cards with images of deep sky objects - nebulae, galaxies, and supernovas made by the U.S. space telescopes Hubble and Chandra.; Photos ha... Read more
An intricately folded and sewn photo-book composed of primarily urban, landscape, and nature photography.; The structure of the pages folds out to reveal pockets or layers of a sculptural form.; Cover... Read more