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Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection

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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 over twelve 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.

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105.48
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"This is an essay and soul music mix created at the request of artist Fereshteh Toosi for her project "Garlic and Greens." The mix is...

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105.52
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"The fictionalized retelling of actual events, developed through analogy: the lifecycle of stars juxtaposed with a story of loss, renewed...

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106.14
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"The Wedding of the Century" is the tenth edition of Care, a mail art magazine which was started by Bart Boumans and his students at the...

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106.09
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"Repetition and image/text variant as phenomenological events equal to moments unreasoned and discovered. Cover is contemporary media...

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Author: Koch, Lucia
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107.19
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"A small accordian book of reproduced photographs of colored glass windows throwing a rainbow of light into an empty room. The eight...

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Author: West, Jordan
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107.35
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"Letters of a Rhetorical Nature" is a collection of conceptual, rhetorical texts composed as short typewritten letters. The letters address...

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104.11
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A series of poems written based on found photographs. Text printed alongside black and white images, primarily depicting a young couple at...

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107.98
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The work speaks to the artist's interest in white space in texts and her fascination for printed materials and propaganda books from the...

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Author: Levy, D. A.
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113.13
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In 1968, d.a. levy was a resident at the Free University in Madison, Wisconsin. The poems he wrote there were later published as "The...

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113.45
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Hand-crafted, illustrated book of poetry by Rene Coyra.; The book uses recycled and industrial papers of different colors, textures and...

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Author: Winston, Sam
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108.28
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Set of three accordion books which contain, to the left of each fold, a story told one word at a time, and to the right of the fold, the...

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Author: Chen, Yuan
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108.32
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Never The Same is a series of three books, each dedicated to one of the words in the title phrase. On their own, the books form a flip book...

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109.11
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Also titled Parallellakademi; "Parallel Academy investigates how collective memory is shaped and stored in an educational institution: the...

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110.22 (Storage)
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Folder containing issues 1 to 9/10 of the periodical Pacemaker, with texts by Theodor Adorno, Richard Prince, Jonathan Monk, Ed Ruscha...

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115.62
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Assembling magazine. A collection of 29 ephemera in various sizes. Edited by M. B. Corbett. Issued in plastic sleeve.

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115.88
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Four postcards designed by Ian Hamilton Finlay, David Bellingham, Keven Henderson and Alec Finlay, pairing themes of geography and astrology...

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114.31
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Flexagon Package includes Emporium (a working flexagon) and Flexagon Primer (a how to manual). Issued in four-flap wrapper.

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118.66
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"A guide book featuring 3 artist-produced audio tours in North America presented with full-color maps and images." The tours include...

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116.61
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Hand trimmed in a trapezoid shape. Ink jet on hand painted accordion pages, digitally printed slipcase with ribbon pull. "This is an edition...

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117.17
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"Print-Out simultaneously acts as a publication and a limited edition, where the reader acts as the editor and a participant in its...

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12.03
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"This twelve panel accordion-fold book is composed of black and white photographs on alternating black and white dotted background murals...

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Author: Cohen, Alice
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12.91
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Folder contains: 1 DVD-ROM and 1 folded description sheet.; "An impressionistic animation based on the habits, superstitions, and lore...

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122.17
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Offset printed photographs of different smiles. A mirror is attached to the last page with a poem. Text in French and English. Printed at...

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122.02
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"Working with modest subject matter – domestic items, clothes strewn over furniture and the odd scruffy landscape – day to day (in...

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122.28
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The artist combines photocopies of physical objects, illustrations and photographs with a recipe. Issued in envelope with stamped title.

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121.29
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"This collaboration is part of Book Works : A women's perspective."--Colophon; Text by Katharine Meynell, the images and book design...

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119.86
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An accordion folded sheet in a printed folder. "The drawings, photographs, and words as images were placed on mylar in layers and...

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123.60
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Artists' periodicals featuring visual poetry, experimental photography, rock music and copy art. Edited by Jim Clinefelter. Description...

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123.08
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Handsewn pamphlet.; The book incorporates an image in blind emboss of a little impression made by the knot on the cover.; Issued in...

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123.94
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Organized by Sara Black and Karsten Lund. A series of booklets produced to accompany a 2013 experimental group exhibition by the same name...

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RA 2.548 (Restricted Access)
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A collection of printings by various artists, in an edition of 300 signed and numbered copies.

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Author: Jang, Hyewon
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RA 2.518 (Restricted Access)
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Signed and numbered by the artists, library has 5/14.; Text in Korean.; Small book (weighing 14 gram) is held in cut-out cardboard frame (25...

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RA 2.535 (Restricted Access)
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"These are nine mandalas and its nine parts. They coincide with the nine assemblies of the diamond world mandala of Esoteric Buddhism. By re...

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RA 2.592 (Restricted Access)
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In this piece, the artist copies by hand, word for word, the last chapter of Carl Jung's "Answer to Job" onto individual grains of rice...

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RA 2.613 (Restricted Access)
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Mail artist born Charles Stanley (1943-2005) who goes by the name Pittore Euforico. 10 postage stamps stapled in stamped cardboard folio....

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RA 2.395 (Restricted Access)
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18 loose images printed in blue ink and contained in a cardboard box.