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.
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
Envelope contains a small booklet and 46 sheets of paper. "Each sheet [of paper] represents a dream. The booklet has the colour key and the description of the dreams…Each dream is represented by... Read more
Etching and hand coloring on Arches cover paper. Accordion folded book produced at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In Catalan and English. Edition of 10 copies. Library has no. 3 signed by... Read more