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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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103.22
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This book explores the dual lives of three office workers (a civil servant, a stockbroker, and a woman manager) by day and their nightlife...

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103.25
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Moutanislandglacier was assembled from conversations spurred by Eyjafjallajökull, the Iceland volcanic eruption that halted European air...

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103.42 (Storage)
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"In Walt Disney Productions Bertrand Lavier exercises artistic expression through various techniques: installation, painting, sculpture...

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103.43
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"Poemotion is a lighthearted and playful book object. Perception is bound to our senses, and what we see is always a mediated object. In...

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103.44
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"Poemotion is a lighthearted and playful book object. Perception is bound to our senses, and what we see is always a mediated object. In...

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Author: Berrigan, Ted
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103.49
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Facsimile reproduction of the collaborative work "Bean Spasms," by Ted Berrigan and Ron Padgett. Includes poems, scores, short stories...

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103.50
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The book explores ideas of economy and obsolescence. Created with designer Jonathan Maghen, this oversized, hard-cover volume is structured...

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103.57
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A screenprinted book, printed on handmade paper and hand-bound. This work illustrates the oral stories of Tejubehan, an Indian woman who...

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102.67
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A mix of found images, photographs, collages, and altered documentation made by the Rock music group Black Dice, in collaboration with Jason...

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102.73
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Color de Hormiga (ant color) is a phrase said when things get critical.; This graphic novel, "tells the story of three old school thieves...

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Author: Shecter, Adam
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102.75
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Graphic, non-sequential, narratives with technicolor double-page spreads.

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102.81 (Storage)
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Photographic exhibition of works at Gallery Nature Morte, New Delhi and Bose Pacia Gallery, New York during December 28, 2005-January 10...

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Author: Heft, Caren
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103.15
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The book is about 2 airplane crashes, one in Milwaukee and one in Japan in 1985. A relic from the wreckage of Midwest Express Airlines...

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Author: Welch, Sarah
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103.19
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Screenprinted comic book featuring vignettes about waiting for and riding the bus. Artist is past Fred A. Hillbruner Award winner.

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101.75 (Storage)
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The artist revisits memories and physical locals from her childhood in an attempt to translate personal experiences to the microcosm of...

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101.99
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"This book documents Ron Terada's walkabout of Cockatoo Island in September 2008."--From publisher's website.

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105.64 (Storage)
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Contemplative black and white photographs record rural experiences. Cloth bound hard cover with plastic dusk jacket. Library has no. 565 out...

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105.76
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Highly saturated color reproductions of scenery, flowers, people. A lenticular photographic image of a strawberry and goldfish is affixed to...

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105.78
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A photo novel that leads into the microcosm of Austrian fauna and flora. Short texts are collaged onto photographic close-ups of nature...

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105.80
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"Cremaster 5 is envisioned as a tragic love story set in the romantic dreamscape of late-nineteenth-century Budapest. The film is cast in...

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105.81 (Storage)
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"Cremaster 3, the last in Matthew Barney's epic five-part film project, is part zombie, part gangster film. Set in 1930s New York and...

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105.82 (Storage)
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"The fourth installment of Barney's ongoing series of Cremaster "operas," Cremaster 2 is loosely based on the life of serial killer Gary...

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105.86 (Storage)
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"Stephen Gill has again used his surroundings as the inspiration for this beautiful and evocative series... This times Gill has collected...

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105.87
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"Continuing to photograph where his award-winning book "Hackney Wick" left off, Stephen Gill also made "Archaeology in Reverse" in this...

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105.89 (Storage)
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The Prestige of Acquired Time is a poem about Greece informed by the artist's travels.; Hand printed by the artist at The Skopelos Art...

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Author: Wu, Yanping
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106.16 (Storage)
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A series of four books based on the artist's paper-cuttings, mingling stories of a little rabbit with the recollection of the artist's...

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106.07
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"Luminous Flux" is a handmade book of photographs by Todd Diederich.; Theories of conspiracy and perception guide his perspective of the...

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107.27
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Mediated by Pedro Barateiro and Ricardo Valentim, "Activity" is a collaboratively created artists' book authored by multiple individuals...

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107.29 (Storage)
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"To analyze audiovisual material, we employ the x-y mode of an oscilloscope... the meter visualizes three different attributes of sound-...

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Author: West, Jordan
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107.39
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"MYTH, or The Artist in Front of His Studio" is an inquiry into the concept of the image of the artist as defined by the architectural...

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107.41
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A travel journal bound inside a Moleskine© notebook recording the interactions the author had with strangers while traveling in Brazil. Each...

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102.25
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"Interdisciplinary artist and writer Guillermo Gomez-Pena collaborates with visual artist Enrique Chagoya in a multilingual, per formative...