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.
Photocopies of found film negatives with handwritten narration and illustrations. The photographs 'trace' a long journey along the English canals, from April - October 1958. The negatives we... Read more
Story narrated by Witch Agent JEAP. Each page is lettered by hand, including page numbers and other ephemera, filled with drawings and fanciful typography. Reminiscent of journal pages, personal diari... Read more
"Coliseum" is a synthesis of three years of dedicated research and drawing focused on Veterans Memorial Coliseum, an iconic building located in Portland, Oregon that was designed by Skidmore... Read more
Antipodes is a collaborative (anti-)artists' network fired by interdisciplinary artist Brandshifter. Two or three colleagues from his global artists' network are working on one zine connecti... Read more
Inside the ziplock bag are seven stories printed on eight party balloons, which one must blow up to read. Contributors are: Carmen Maria Machado, Percival Everett, Lauren Groff, Kima Jones, Amelia Gra... Read more