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.
"Ung Pung bombards its reader with grainy photocopied imagery found, photographed, and generated by a group of young Danish artists who celebrate graffiti art and the street culture of a variety... Read more
"Reproductions from diaries, spanning the period of January 2014 - February 2016, a time when the artist drew about 4500 sketches, notes and text images. Bound as a standard Moleskin book and mea... Read more
Norwegian mail art zine.; Fluxus. Includes articles and manifestos by bolo bolo, Geza Perneczky, Mark Bloch, Guy Bleus, et al.; Printed in large newspaper format.; Texts in English and some in Norwegi... Read more
"Ishavsgast is a book of records by the artist's father, Asbjorn Trygve Aagaard (1927-2006). In his youth, Aagaard was a fisherman, seal and musk hunter, while later he became an engineer. B... Read more
Kome't (comet in Norwegian) is printed on vellum. Collages of isolated elements from photographs, for example of soccer players and other people. The end of the book contains a scientific definit... Read more
Documentation of an installation in which a log hut was taken from a town in Norway to the Centre Georges Pompidou and the Henie Onstad Art Centre, Oslo, and then returned back to its original locatio... Read more