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.
"A family album presented in newspaper format combines photographs from Veber's own childhood and found imagery. The documentary fiction narrative deals with the collective memory of a gener... Read more
Richard Hawkins and Elijah Burgher produced a compilation of short stories, poems, and brief essays centered around the themes of gay sex, sperm, magic, and the occult. Text is superimposed on top of... Read more
"Rock Breaks Scissors (scissors cut paper, paper covers rock) extends the artist's long term program of meaningless construction… Rock Breaks Scissors explores the imperatives and perils of... Read more
Mixtape produced by the radio show Nokogiribiki; cassette recorded for nos:books book launch for Folder Attacks Issue One — Buddha Jumps by Ting Cheng, Ling Yu Tai, Hai Hsin Huang, Po Tsung Cheng, and... Read more
This folded book is made of amate paper. A red ribbon runs throughout the pages. The title translates to History of a Home Offering to the Holy Cuil. According to scholar Karl-Herbert Mayer, "the... Read more
An examination of food from a variety of viewpoints using drawing, photography, woodblock printing, and poetry. Participating artists include Ruben Arenas, Andrew Extein, Dustin Gramstead, Dieu Ha, Ja... Read more
Special edition CD and prints. Two folded pages featuring four photographs by Sergej Vutuc, laser printed in silver and black, and one CD on a cardboard mount, featuring songs based on a 55 minute ses... Read more