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.
"In War Primer 2, Brecht’s pithy poems and choice of 20th-century images – bombed-out cities and battlefronts, Hitler and his henchmen, and wounded soldiers and refugees, among them – take on new... Read more
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
A short story where "a central and singular event pulls together the town’s separate citizens and goals in a moment of ringing clarity, in a fictional northwester Wisconsin town Eau Seche."-... Read more
"Irregularly is an irregular publication of the friends of Irregularly."--Abstract photography, run as a series by Irregulomadaire.; Contributors include: Jean-Charles Depaule, Susanna Shann... 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
A quarterly art magazine, edited by Carl E. Loeffler, meant to serve as a medium for contemporary art communications, published by artists for artists. It chronicled art activity in the United States,... 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