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.
"During Wilcox's time teaching at a suburban high school, he discovered a box of incident reports in a closet that he was clearing out. He collected the reports, photocopied them, then retur... Read more
12 poem chapbook.; "In writing this set of poetry I thought about the women in my life who inspire me creatively with their friendship. And, when I leave Kansans, what it will feel like to say go... Read more
A thesis from the University of California, San Diego, distributed by Small Press Distribution.; A catalog, which "describe pieces I have done in both public and private arenas, and how the meani... Read more
Photograms are images made without the use of a camera but by placing objects directly onto a light-sensitive material and then exposing them to light. The usual result is a negative shadow image that... Read more
"He’s got a gun! acts as a photographic roster of everyday objects that the police have mistaken for deadly weapons along with the name of the man shot down for possessing them. These objects, in... Read more
Gray, blind-stamped, cardboard wrapper with spiral binding.; Text consists of an essay by Kristine Stiles and black-and-white cards, depicting line drawings by Dan Perjovschi. Bound three to a page, t... Read more
Hand-bound with four metal twisted ties. Housed in printed cardboard slipcase.; Library has 48/300. Signed by the artist. Pages depict reproductions of what looks like pencil drawings and rubbings of... Read more