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 complete inventory of the 244 works in Library of the Printed Web as acquired by The Museum of Modern Art Library, 4 West 54 Street, New York City, on January 31, 2017."--From page 53.; C... Read more
"An international artistic research project initiated by the Østfold University College/Norwegian Theatre Academy, Norway in cooperation with York St John University, UK, Muthesius Academy of Fin... Read more
A box of 64 tarot cards, set up as a game of telling the future. "It is a divinatory method that provides a playful sense of the attempt to resolve more or less serious but always complex issues,... Read more
"In the vanishingly short period of time video rental stores were a part of the cultural landscape, thousands of mom-and-pop shops codified a surprisingly unified visual identity. VIDEOLAND colle... Read more
30 image cards, housed in wood enclosure, held in a knotted embroidered napkin. "The Pothi Box is an unbound book of thirty image cards held together in a wooden structure. The box is meant to be... Read more
Xerox copy of the complete Kaftra writings (1971), which was digitally scanned, reversed, and rebounded as the original mirror image of its self.; Book was produced for SAIC Deep Storage Class in 2004...
A publication from the Kiyoji Otsuji Photography Archive, includes prints and nearly all the existing negatives made by Otsuji documenting The 10th International Art Exhibition of Japan (Tokyo Biennal... Read more
Photo negatives scanned and printed, along with text by the artist. "An examination of what happens in the intermingling of bodies with other bodies. Working through the fraught nature of contact... Read more