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 series of works documenting the yearly FLUXFEST happenings. Library has materials from 2011 (Fort Worth, Chicago, New York City) and 2012 (Chicago). This box was assembled in an edition of 12. Colle... Read more
A rhyming fairy tale about a genie-bug that is released from a geode to serve Captain Eyser Cutt-Knot on the high seas. The telepathic termite had worked tirelessly carving the captain's wooden l... Read more
A twelve-year, autobiographical project examining the relationship between protracted war and homeland decay, in the form of a highly visual journal that blurs the line between author and subject, and... Read more
A collection of embroideries and texts illustrating simple things in life that make the author happy, including food, interactions with nature, and sentiment. Two blank cards are included in the back... Read more
Hot foil stamping on the cover. Pages are two-color risograph, depicting line drawings of a golden ball traveling through landscapes that, at times, are reminiscent of architectural models. Loop stapl... Read more
"The story of a fleeting moment between Wheatley and two teenage Parks Canada summer employees on July 22nd, 2007 at about 1pm at the Visitor's Welcome Centre, near her Parks Canada barn stu... Read more
"Newton's Rings presents a series of images shot in New York, Chicago, North Carolina, and Utah, using varied papers and a hand-stitched binding. The book seeks to examine the crafts and tec... Read more