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.
A series of drawings capturing the “pattern of ultimate nonsense in the world,” through walking. With a line drawing accompanied by the day and count of steps, the artist places together “a living doc... Read more
Cut pages allow for the creation of various monsters by combining heads, bodies and feet.; Each body part is accompanied by a name, skill set and place of origin which allows for the creation of chara... Read more
Beek, Ruth van, 1977-, Mileski, Topher, Wilson, Letha
A3 is a series of free poster-booklets that each feature images from young visual artists working with photography. Risograph prints in edition of 300. Artists in issue #3 include Ruth van Beek, Tophe... Read more
"A wordless comic made in an accordion fold structure. The comic moves from the space between two people, into the ear, and down to the space between atomic particles, in order to answer the titu... Read more
"A research publication on the role of the contemporary artist in society, this book considers the limitations and paradoxes of working within the art world and poses examples of artists working... Read more