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.
"We are a group of artists working, in the Midwest, to fight negative subjectivity in the arts through the guise of anonymity."--From their website on Flickr (https://www.flickr.com/photos/m... Read more
Flyway is the second pamphlet of 2017 from Brain Washing From Phone Towers, published in an edition of 200 and concerned with the ecology of Jamaica Bay, its salt marshes, horseshoe crabs, shore birds... Read more
A series of figurative, perhaps symbolic or allegorical etchings tell the story of South African musician Solomon Linda, whose song “Mbube” (Zulu for “The Lion”) was appropriated and repackaged as “Th... Read more
Consists of colored etchings shaped like triangular stamps, mounted on double-leaved pages of heavy, handmade paper. There are 2 pop-up panels. Etchings numbered in ink with their positions in the edi... Read more
The work consists of two separate books. One is laser-printed, with gold leaf insert, and contains the textual description of an imaginary landscape, inspired by the artist's hometown, Lubbock, T... Read more
"Vacations consists of screenprinted iPad drawings that were drawn and conceived in collaboration over the first half of the year 2014 by examining some places and objects that exist in places. F... Read more
A suite of 32 prints, produced using a range of techniques, exchanged between artists in Sydney, Australia at the University of New South Wales and Chicago, Illinois at the School of the Art Institute... Read more