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 contains over eighty photographs of the Second World War, each with a four line poem by Brecht written as the events unrolled. This is the first publication in English of a major work by Bre... Read more
Comprised of two volumes, it's a catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Apr. 25-June 7, 1998, at the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, June 16-Aug. 2, 1998, a... Read more
Brazilian film and video artist Cao Guimarães celebrates the stories, people, folklore, views and landscapes of his native land, exploring larger themes of religion, connection to the landscape, magi... Read more
"This publication, itself a reversed object, retraces Tarek Atoui’s multidisciplinary interventions, events, concerts, and workshops that condensed into The Reverse Sessions, a project that unfol... Read more
Jasper, C. T., 1971-, Malinowska, Joanna, 1972-, Moniuszko, Stanisław, 1819-1872.
Published for the exhibition presented in the Polish Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale, May 9 to November 22, 2015. The volume is created by two artists C.T. Jasper and Joanna Malinowska and edited... Read more
A collaboration between artist and editor Philippe Karrer. Each issue is dedicated to a young artist and their work, exploring character, surroundings, everyday life, inspirations and ideas. Melanie B... Read more
"From July 19-26, 2012, I checked out every available book in the New York Public Library written by an author who committed suicide. I stamped each book's title page with this information a... Read more
"dOCUMENTA (13)'s first artist book records the first stage of a project by Guillermo Faivovich and Nicolás Goldberg. Since 2006, the artists have been researching Campo del Cielo, the field... Read more
Nam's work illustrates the relationship between an elderly man, Par, who suffers from a developmental disorder, and his best friend Pooh, a stuffed doll. Combining the formats of a chemistry work... Read more