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.
Brief narrative documenting a girl's route from home to her Los Angeles High School, and back. All text relating to the the journey to school is printed on the right-hand page of a spread. In the... Read more
Periodical about the intersection of art and walking. "Pedestrian is a bi-monthly publication that finds value in the accumulation of accounts, routines, and relationships that are formed as a re... Read more
Book of white and blue pages with a hole ripped in the middle of each, decreasing in size, with navy blue threads crossing over each hole to create a web. The title is taken from a poem by Cuban autho... Read more
Found and collected photographs paired with poems that tell the story of a little girl who asked too many questions and was diagnosed with the disease 'confusive.' Red thread is embroidered... Read more