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 boxed set of 14 loose leaf prints, plus 2 bags of found objects. Nature Trail is based on a walk through the woods, and the unexpected find of a pair of pink shoes. The series of prints recrea... Read more
Photographic reproductions depicting the desperation of Russian street life. Two volume in slipcase. Text in German, English and Russian. Volume two title: Am boden, parallel title in English: By the... Read more
Translation of Das Studenbuch and Die Konstellationen.; "All Mr. Rothenberg's translation are into English, and the various other languages represented [French, German, Spanish] and other En... Read more
"... barring the forced quartering of soldiers in private homes, was represented by a reimagined nuclear football -- an attaché case like the one bearing the codes for unleashing atomic war. It c... Read more
French fold leaves glued together in part. Screenprinted pages, with collages, and some hand painted elements, on Rives BFK Newsprint Gray. Typeface is Amery. Binding of open spine with two Tyvek stri... Read more
Containing over 100 definitions of future American languages written by contemporary authors as a collaborative project. Accompanying CD containing a collection of songs by hip artists unhappy with cu... Read more
HPSCHD, a collaboration between John Cage and Lejaren Hiller, called for 7 harpsichords playing randomly-processed music, 51 tapes of computer-generated sounds, approximately 5,000 slides of abstract... Read more