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.
Illustrations and text by Elizabeth Khong examining the concept of a museum. "The museum is a zoo. The museum is a cemetery. The museum is a backdrop. The museum is a qualifier. The museum is a b... Read more
Two companion books consisting of photos and short poems that relate to the moon. "The concept is about discussing the relationship between text and image; to see how the full text, full image, a... Read more
A series, each a set of 7 sheets telling one story with photographs of various locations and objects, similar to how a newspaper holds many stories.; "Extras is an ongoing series that became a wa... Read more
An unbound artist book, using black elastic bands to keep folded pages attached to book. Each sheet is folded with a photograph on one side and text on the other.; "As an attempt at self reflecti... Read more
A photo book about a first relationship that was thought to last forever. Features documentation of a long-distance relationship enduring hurt, happiness, and uncertainty through social media screensh... Read more
One large drawing by the artist, is equally chopped into the same size page, and formed into an artist book.; Drawing is made out of 22" x 30" printmaking paper and features color pencil dra... Read more