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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.
Conceived as part of a project that addresses the interrelation between the Ennis House by Frank Lloyd Wright (1924), the Hollywood movie industry, and the production of pop culture at large. Novel by... Read more
Each book contains four different types of paper handmade by the artist.; "Between the pages of the book, as if they were the supporting walls of a tale or the pauses in a composition, four diffe... Read more
"A completely blue book which documents a site-specific intervention by Mike Nelson in the UBS building in Monaco. The artist painted every single room and detail of the building with ultramarine... Read more