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.
Often using text or found objects, David Bellingham's work questions our interpretation of the world around us. Bellingham plays with ideas to make new and often poetic observations that challeng... Read more
In Ridicule of Spectacle was a performance, drawing session, and photo shoot aimed at bridging the disciplines of art and dressmaking through the art of modeling. Mariani investigates the idea of bein... Read more
This work is a representation of both a website and a copper book shelf with nine books in various shades of blue and green left on them. The website http://www.samedifference.io re-created the oxidat... Read more
The book is comprised of 14 knitted sampler pages, each from a different pattern, and 14 that are embroidered with knitting instructions, and feelings about loss and dying. All fabrics used in the wor... Read more
A flag book format with portraits of the author, representing her relationship with her mother's influence and parental expectations on how to dress and behave, lasting even into adulthood.; Issu... Read more
Zines produced for the Punk 101 class, Spring 2012. Authors are: Andrea Alonge, Graeme Butler, Katie Condon, Sabrina De Martini, James Decker, Lara Ditkoff, Brandon Goei, Gabriella Hileman, Bronwyn Is... Read more
Visual description of frustrating events caused by cultural differences. "I felt like an invisible power kept forcing me to change how I live and act. Those experiences made me feel like I am a c... Read more