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.
"Fire in the Lake publishes rare and unavailable documentation of the contemporary period. Lesser known and unknown work is emphasized. Published 10 times a year. Published by the A & L Paint... Read more
Alphabet book created during a season in London and Oxford, 1983-84.; The book is photocopied from collages of humorous writings, drawings and photos.; Collection has no. 31 in an limited edition of 1... Read more
A small photocopied booklet meant to look like miniature loose-leaf paper, stapled in the upper left-hand corner and containing one word on each page that read "my dear aunt susie." Once con... Read more
This book combines artist's drawings and texts extracted from An Overdose of Death, A Murder is Announced, At Bertram's Hotel, and Funerals Are Fatal, by Agatha Christie, and from The Big Sl... Read more
Library has copy no. 5/5 signed by the artist.; "printed in 24pt. Typewriter on Provence recycled paper and Adobe Jansen Text from a Mac II and Mac LaserWriter on 3M transparency film..."--C... Read more
Compiled by the artist, using transparency film and found ancient Greek hymns "The Homeric Hymns to Demeter", with woodcuts by Susanna Coffey.; Includes bibliographical references.; Library... Read more
"A color Xerox book of images and text chronicling a long lasting friendship. The title side of the fan has peacock feathers, the other side has the drawings and text. The fan is fully reversing... Read more