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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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105.80
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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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108.12
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A series of aphorisms, compiled from the book "Albures y Refranes de Mexico," by Jorge MejÍa Prieto and edited by Panorama Editorial in 1985...

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109.56
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"Cremaster 1 (1995) is a musical revue performed on the blue Astroturf playing field of Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho - Barney's hometown...

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116.41
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Photographic reproduction, printed single-sidedly, features industrial architectural elements.

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116.50
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Densely collaged set-up sheets deconstruct, and link, personal narratives and the history of offset printing process. Signed by the artist.

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115.60
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Booklet housed in envelope.; Text in Spanish.; Produced in an edition of 50.

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115.68
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Consisting of plates of works in the exhibitions of the artist from 1982-1995.; "At the time of my first exhibition in England I saw several...

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115.85
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"Artist's book dedicated to the memory of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara and Jorge 'Loro' Vázquez Viaña thirty years after their disappearance."-...

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114.20
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The book documents a 13 days performance by the artist, as well as examples of the usage of sticks within past and contemporary visual...

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113.62
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"...beautiful handbook-sized book presents a continuous landscape of photographic backdrops and gardens along with a series of lists of life...

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113.65
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An installation project to examine spaces of German plenary halls. "Original inspiration for German Parliaments comes from my former place...

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117.12
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Known for his constructions of "hybrids"--invented or assembled instruments--this is his debut recorded album and contains a booklet (12 x...

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117.61
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"Powerful poetry, packed with testosterone and a pseudo-system of misogynist signs explains the "Mental Organization of Patrick Bateman."...

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Author: Jackson, Mel
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117.74
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"The Brazen Oracle looks at two apparently opposing ways of viewing the world: economics versus magic. The book contains a fold-out...

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Author: Kahn, Robin
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117.80
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Compilation of found images and texts on female sexuality, marriage and social conditions.; Gold-stamped title on cover and spine. Printed...

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RA 2.586 (Restricted Access)
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Listing different materials and objects and their respective lengths.; Printed in an edition of 600.

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RA 2.538 (Restricted Access)
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Clear vinyl record recorded the tone produced by a finger moving around the rim of a glass. Library has no. 9 out of 50.

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RA 2.598 (Restricted Access)
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Created by Peter and Donna Thompson. This mini scroll contains letterpress printed text and linoleum cut illustration on handmade paper. The...

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RA 2.380 (Restricted Access)
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"... printed in conjunction with the exhibition 'Edward Ruscha: Cityscapes/O books' on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the artist's...

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Zine 15.80
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Multiball is a pinball and music focused zine published out of Boulder, Colorado, and later Portland, Oregon.; Edited by Brinda Coleman and...

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RA 2.762 (Restricted Access)
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This book was released in the size of a traditional Polaroid. Photographs fitting traditional Polaroid dimensions fill its pages, complete...

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RA Z507.02 (Restricted Access)
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"Contains eighteen original etchings handdrawn by Ed Paschke and twenty poems by John Yau. The plates were printed by Darryl Jensen and...

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Author: Candyass
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RA 3.101 (Restricted Access)
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White plastic grab bag reads "Sad Aint Bad." Contents include buttons ("Self Esteem is For Lovers"), a business hours sign, a to-do list...

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Author: Chopin, Henri
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Z101.25
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La Digestion was first recorded in 1972 at the author's studio in Ingatestone. Les Pirouettes Vocales Pour Les Pirouettements Vocaux, Henri...

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15.69
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Reproductions of woodcuts that tell five Holocaust stories, each one narrating the experiences of a different author. They are interspersed...

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5.83
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Handmade booklets with picture stories, telling text in screen printing. Each issue published in a limited edition, numbered and signed by...

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4900.08
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"One" contains black and white photographs taken by the Japanese photographer Ken Ohara. Presented in full-bleed, each page presents the...

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4500.02
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Title from translation of accompanying letter.; Artist's book.; 14 cm. high, double-sided, accordion-folded strip of "blind material"...

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48.12 (Storage)
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A book of "passionate poetry from this Irish writer."--Art Metropole.; Includes illustrations.; Printed in an edition of 500.

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5.61
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This CD accompanies the exhibition Art calls from Dec. 1, 1997-Jan. 20, 1998.; Exhibition curated by Jacob Fabricius.; "CD edition of 500"...

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96.36
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These texts developed out of a series of interviews with the artist in 1997. "A search for the centre ground kept in check by violence...

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RA 1.145 (Restricted Access)
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Edition of 100 signed and numbered copies. " ... plates ... from the discarded main card catalog of the Los Angeles Central Library ... "-...

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RA 1.202 (Restricted Access)
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Edition of 4000. "A curious interpretation of the wit of a Negress in troubled times; with illustrations. Presented to you this Christmas...

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RA 2.197 (Restricted Access)
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Artists' book, mimicking a mail order clothing catalogue, featuring photographs of models and clothes made of collages. Cover title; imprint...