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.
Collage-style art therapy, with news clippings and scholarly texts.; "This artist publication analyzes art therapy's location within a U.S. based sociopolitical context. By juxtaposing schol... Read more
A handbook and photobook on how to be a sibling to others who do not have one. "I was born under China's one-child policy. Growing up alone is a special experience to me. While I get to rece... Read more
A comic book zine, text and illustrations by Jialing Sun. The artist "picked some meaningful metaphors from folk tales to create this story, which is about how a little girl grows and makes choic... Read more
Two card sets of four different protocols people can use for greeting or connecting with one another: HFP (High Five Protocol) ; HTTP (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol) ; HSP (Hand Shake Protocol) ; FBP (... Read more
4 posters based on photographs taken in China. "The blue sky, red flag, are beautiful images of Chinese new society, but the image is glitched if people take a closer look."--From the artist... Read more
Poetry, including text as visual.; Designed, printed, and bound by Sacha Archer. "The manuscript presents a series of visual poems that imitate the appearances of water through letter arrangement... Read more