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.
This book is a response to the Duane Michals' works of photo-sequence.; "The Bread Book is a small booklet of ten leaves, that is, twenty pages if the covers are counted, printed in offset.... Read more
"These drawings answer my imagination of such possibilities. I drew them, also, for the challenge of drawing-but, overall, it was the device of connecting that contributed to the particular image... Read more
"This book was created in 1999 as the world faced the impending Y2K crisis. As the media warned of the chaos to be caused by the turn of the century and digital technologies' inability to ad... Read more
This book "presents a collage of texts and images including: an extraction of all of the sentences from Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep that refer to (frequently otherwise unnamed) women by... Read more
Collection of 12 mini-books housed in a white portfolio case. Photographs feature images from Rio, including various scenes around the city to create a sense of place and culture. The titles of each v... Read more
"The images within this book are loose visualizations of the tactile interaction between fingers and screens. They are digital in its original sense of relating to the fingers. Swiping, tapping,... Read more
This publication was produced to accompany the exhibition "Faith Wilding: Fearful Symmetries A Retrospective" at Threewalls in 2014.; The package includes a catalog for the exhibition (1 v.... Read more