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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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103.59
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Collection of four books of photography by Raymond Hains, a French photographer briefly associated with the Nouveau Réalisme movement...

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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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Author: Hetland, Beth
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106.02
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A collection of 12 individual mini comics representing one year of the artist's life. Held together with a belly band that looks like a belt...

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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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107.04 (Storage)
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Dos-a-dos handcut folder. Two sets of nine prints, each can be assembled into portraits of Jesse Helms and Joe McCarthy, in commemoration of...

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102.20 (Storage)
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Set lacks collective title and numbering ; title from slip case ; imprints varies for each booklet. Each booklet consists of 1 sheet (59 x...

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104.14 (Storage)
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"These flash cards are to be used as any other educational tool. designed for the growing mind of our future leaders"--By the artist.; 12...

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Author: Hornor, Dave
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107.89
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"Attache is three booklets inserted into a gray, rubber stamped envelope (19 x 27 cm). Part one, At-a-boy Attache is meant to be a bomb in...

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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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Author: Mann, Allan
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113.23
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A folio of 10 prints contained in a black wooden box with sliding top.; "The five 'Charts' have elements of travel of of a voyage. The five...

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108.48
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Series of 10 black and white photographs in a brown paper envelope with Hebrew text. "Zoomwork 3D renderings of various landscapes along the...

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Author: Momentum
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1100.06
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"Momentum emerged in 1948 as a group of artists opposed to the discriminatory practices of the Art Institute of Chicago. In that year the...

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111.01
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"The Illustrated History series chronicles current events and contemporary issues that artist Mariona Barkus has deemed likely to have an...

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Author: Dzama, Marcel
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111.11
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"In a format similar to Marcel Dzama's The Berlin Years, the item consists of an envelope with 28 loose-leaf prints good enough to frame...

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11.40
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"...a huge cycle of collages interspersed with accompanying text ... 41 original postcard collages inspired by his long poem that bears the...

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115.06
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Three cross-shaped pieces, folded into squares in decreasing size contained within one another. "This book was made possible through a mass...

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114.23
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Collection of 12 mini-books housed in a white portfolio case. Photographs feature images from Rio, including various scenes around the city...

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Author: Hammer, Melle
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114.36
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This artist's book is a graphic representation of clapping (applause).; 25 folded leaves in paper folder. Printed in an edition of 500...

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118.35
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"A miniaturized one-person exhibition of ten neo-conceptual language works." Printed on separate cards, signed and dated by the artist...

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116.77
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"Images from a 1960 edition of the Encyclopedia Americana combined with scans of the index carved into a pattern of pixels. A deluxe...

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122.74 (Storage)
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29 non-sequential postcards and 1 "Special art card" housed in a protective portfolio. Two separate groupings of cellophane-wrapped...

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122.21
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Postcards chronicling trip to Province Town. Issue in paper band. Library has no. 49 in an edition of 150.

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Author: Krims, Leslie
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119.04
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A box of 23 black-and-white photographs in a cardboard box. The photographs depict deerhunters with their kill. Accompanied by an essay by...

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125.84
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"Eight embossed plastic reproductions of actual American manhole cover designs from Cleveland, Detroit, Lexington, New York, Pittsburgh, San...

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126.16
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6 puzzle sheets contain black-and-white drawings housed in a folder. "A black heart production"--On sheet no. 6.

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123.65
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Portfolio contains 6 postcards featuring Ailanthus tree in the city.

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RA 2.115 (Restricted Access)
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Stamps contained within cardboard folder. Produced by the Walker Art Center from the Robert Watts Studio Archive.

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RA 2.563 (Restricted Access)
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This two-part portfolio includes 20 loose leaves on which are mounted reproductions of painted collages, and five textual pamphlets.; An...

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Author: Kaprow, Allan
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RA 2.571 (Restricted Access)
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Envelope containing images of various people sitting in chairs photographed in several locations in and around Berkeley, California, March...

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RA 2.574 (Restricted Access)
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Opaque white plastic box containing 52 cards with identical instructions of hands performance.

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Author: Beuys, Joseph
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RA 2.585 (Restricted Access)
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Postcards showing parts of Joseph Beuys' art installation, Honeypump in the Workplace, for Documenta 6 international exhibition in Kassel...

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Author: Shiomi, Mieko
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RA 2.504 (Restricted Access)
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"The Japanese-born composer and visual artist spent the early years of her career challenging her training as a classical musician...

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RA 2.610 (Restricted Access)
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"This is the age of breakage. This is the flow of texts. The acquired art is of no more use. We can only use the words we were born with...

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RA 2.611 (Restricted Access)
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Bottoms of bottles are inked, and used as stamps to make prints. Loose leaves issued in folio. A photographic print mounted onto the inside...

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RA 2.612 (Restricted Access)
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"Stamping by little objects found on the occasion of a promenade on the bank of Rhein..." Loose issued in folio. A photographic print of the...

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RA 2.616 (Restricted Access)
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Comprised of 22 loose sheets in cover, issued in portfolio.; Includes two essays: "Goodbye to easy listening" by Adrian Piper, and "Race...