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.
"NATURAL ASSEMBLAGES AND THE TRUE CROW" was originally the title of a sound tape I made for the Audiographic series of the New Wilderness Foundation. Using this tape plus a violinist, a danc... Read more
Poems by Alec Finlay, Guy Moreton, David Antin, Richard Barrett, Claudia e Kraszkiewicz, Ken Cockburn, Gabriel Rosenstock, Robert Kelly, Tim Robinson and Zoë Irvine. Published in an edition of 750 cop... Read more
Description based on: No. 17 (June 2000) which was a collaboration between John Giorno and Ugo Rondinone which appears in English, Italian, French and Spanish.; "Each issue gives carte blanche to... Read more
Full page black-and-white photographic illustrations. The versos documenting four happenings: 1. Putting a finger in milk. 2. Touching a catus. 3. Putting out a cigarette. 4. Pushing a plate off a tab... Read more
"On January 7, Frederic P Ott stood before the world's first movie camera and sneezed. But the droplets and globules expelled by Ott were too fast, too small or too many for the primitive ca... Read more
Poetry by Richard Tuttle; accompanied drawings by Heather Reedman; disc music by Zoë Irvine. Sound disc features Zoë Irvine's Slide sunset. Paperbound in light grey; printed and illustrated in bl... Read more