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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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101.91
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"The concept of this free local paper is based on the fascination with the fact that objects outside your body – a row of five calculators...

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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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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: Deschamps, F.
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102.55
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"... produced in an edition of 100 in December 1999 to exchange with my Book Arts students and to honor their efforts in the course."-...

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109.57
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"...a companion volume to Memory Lapse. In this small book, Meador implies the ironies of his Russian experience in the sarcastic divergence...

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109.74 (Storage)
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An artist's book with one-sentence text variation on the soup the gallerist, Hubert Winter, had every day for a month. The accompanying card...

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Author: Mueller, Jeff
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109.81
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Poems by Jeff Mueller; Printed by Kerri Sancomb. Cover title. Self-published in limited edition of 15. Library has number 13 signed by the...

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109.20
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First edition of the poem 'John Wayne Died Last Winter.' Every cover of the edition is unique. Pomes by Millicent Souris. Photographs and...

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113.40
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"Famous for his Bat Placements, Gary continues to endear his public with salient observations from his wide-eyed critters. Batforum draws on...

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113.47
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"These works represent a 'De pictura' to be interpreted as a 'vision without weight.' The text is a short philosophical reflection on the...

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108.30
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This series of six paper strips, imprinted with varying shades of beige in order to resemble paint chips. On each shade, a phrase is printed...

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114.19
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Side-stapled pamphlet on grammar school paper assigns each letter of the alphabet as a road sign to a short interpretive text; includes 1...

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117.98
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Part of Little Cockroach Press Series 1-20 published from 1996 to 2000. Each signed by the respective artist and printed in an edition of 25...

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Author: Deschamps, F.
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118.12
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Collaboration between the artist and Dr. Gwen Ryberg of the Sunnyview Psychiatric Institute of Hillcrest, Ohio to produce a case study...

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117.29
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A series of photographs of rubber bands in different configurations, interspersed with photographs from nature. Originally an installation...

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117.45
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"This is a typographic experiment in branching/decaying narrative in a photographic context: words and pictures, words and pictures, based...

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121.96
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Macintosh only. From the inside cover "CLIMB was originally salvaged from a dumpster along with an old reel to reel tape recorder. It was...

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121.97
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Spine title.; Ed. of 550 copies.; "Libretto Nr. 3" -- Colophon.; "Die Exemplare Nr. 1-125 sind signiert und numeriert, eingeschlagen in...

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RA 2.607 (Restricted Access)
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The artist photographed the delicate complexity of barren tree branches against the sky.; Title on cover in various languages.; Printed in...

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Author: Boekie Woekie
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RA 2.139 (Restricted Access)
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An exhibition of the work from the Amsterdam-based publisher and artists'-book store Boekie Woekie held at Bound & Unbound, New York.

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RA 2.168 (Restricted Access)
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Library's copy signed by the artist. "Graphic design was done by Michael Samuel." "This copy in number A/P." ... is letterpress printed on...

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Author: Johnson, Taly
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Zine 15.73
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Collaged book reflecting on the theme of weddings and marriage.

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Zine 4.17
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Creative writing and arts zine. Edited by Susan J. Swenson, Cover design by Ruth Root. Printed in a limited numbered edition. Description...

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Z10.04
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Black fabric cover over black slipcase (19 x 15 x 5 cm.) hinged into slant-topped green cylinder. Slipcase contains 22 alphabet cards (17 x...

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Z101.14
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Artwork – Gil J. Wolman; Liner Notes [Translated By] – Gabriele Bonomo, Nicholas Zurbrugg; Producer – Emanuele Carcano. Tracklist...

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Author: Isou, Isidore
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Z101.23
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Artwork and photography by Isidore Isou. Coordinator and liner notes by Roland Sabatier. Recorded May 12, 1999 in Paris, France. A record of...

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15.98
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Reproductions of colored photographs, depicting interiors and people interacting with each other. Two sheets of reflective aluminum bound in...

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Author: Enblom, David
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15.99
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Each page of the book is filled with the same number of black dots, presumably adding up to a million.

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Author: Thorne, David
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16.72
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"He's got a gun! acts as a photographic roster of everyday objects that the police have mistaken for deadly weapons along with the name of...

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Author: Cusack, Peter
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16.76
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Recorded live in concert at STEIM, Amsterdam, June 1996, and at the Museum für Gegenwart, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Nov. 1996.; Peter...

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16.79
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"Sound Without Picture is a set of pieces about the senses (sight, hearing, taste, touch, smell, and 'sixth sense'), each built around a...

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5100.02
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"One of four publications commissioned by Matthew Higgs as part of Open House/Book Works Projects 1998-2001"--Colophon. This publication...