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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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105.63
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A letter-pressed poem by the founder of Universal Sufism, Hazrat Khan. The broadside was printed by Mary Shihabuddin Laird and John Malork.

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105.92
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"'Journey home' is a visual diary of a series of ritualistic journeys made over a five month period between London Waterloo station and Ryde...

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102.61 (Storage)
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"I made many trips and took photographs of the soil, the rocks, the trees, etc... and then, using these images as a starting point, I made...

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Author: Fagin, Steve
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105.24
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This book's accompanies Fagin's 55-minute video, a journey through three soccer matches inspired by Samuel Beckett's "Krapp's Last Tape."...

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113.38
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Sheow 1 and Sheow 2 are excerpts from a live improvised performance given by Magpie Music Dance Company at the Bimhuis in Amsterdam on June...

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11.61
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Black-and-white photographs of buildings designed by women architects combined with statistics regarding the gender gap in this discipline....

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11.81
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A book illustrated the fact that while you read you don't pay attention to the individual letters.; 21 copies issued.

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11.91
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A book of more than 60 photographs, focused on 23 death row inmates and what they chose as their last meal before being executed in Texas...

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Author: Leonard, Zoe
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11.93
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Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at Museum of Contemporary Art, Siegen, Apr. 4-Oct. 12, 2003. Collection of dolls gathered...

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11.98
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This artist-designed book, including artist's prints, drawings, photographs and video stills, insinuates a narrative around evidence of...

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110.37
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An alphabet book on the topic of dream symbolism. Library no. 1 in an edition of 2.

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111.13
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Monograph of Hong Kong artist Tsang Kin-wah, centered around his graduation work at Camberwell College of Arts, The London Institute, London...

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11.20
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"This is a book about ordure. In all its manifestations-shit, dirt, trash, excrement, waste, pus, pollution, dogma. The Collection of Ordure...

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11.21
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Cover title. "Design: P. Fischli D. Weiss" -- Colophon. Artist's book consists of a series of questions that everyone asks themselves once a...

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Author: Bromberg, Ava
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11.22
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Photographs of urban environments are combined with short texts about the political significance of public spaces. Co-author: Brett Bloom...

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11.23
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"Pivot combines the placing of both images and a poem by Thomas Evans in a spatial relationship to the page. Both the poem and the imagery...

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Author: Thomas, Blair
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11.27
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Self-published artist's book rendering of Blair Thomas's scroll and shadow puppet show, based on Wallace Stevens' poem "Thirteen Ways of...

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11.41
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This series of three paperbacks explore the visual language of news, sex and business. Texts and images have been collected from all over...

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11.59
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The book addresses the work of women architects and designers. Accordion flag book with inkjet print images of women architects and their...

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116.51
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"Adria was written and recorded in March, 2001 as a soundtrack for an exhibition in February, 2002 at Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin. The...

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115.08
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"Wonderland is a series of photographs taken from a variety of popular global destinations. David Robinson attempts through his photography...

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114.29
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This book folded accordion style and attached at its ends to separate boards. Limited edition of 700 copies printed. Library has copy no. 96...

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114.44
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13 original photographs by Richard Demarco of Joseph Beuys in Scotland, re-photographs by Alexander & Susan Maris.; Limited edition of 750...

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118.89
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Mini flexagons depicting color photographs of flowers. Accompanying materials including 1 artist's catalog and 1 vellum paper folded into...

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Author: Mohns, Judith
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119.17
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Altered text taken from obituaries in the New York Times in 2001 to illustrate aspects of remembrance and grief. Edition of 400. Cover title...

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113.56
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"'The Plague is Me' is a practice articulated within a theoretical frame, a coded text that uses language as a virus upon itself. At once...

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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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116.67
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Inspired by two Philadelphia icons: the Liberty Bell and The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass) by Marcel Duchamp...

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116.75
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Consisting of xeroxed black and white images.; Limited edition of 200 copies printed.; Each pamphlet has distinctive title by a different...

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Author: Crouse, John
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117.30
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"..crossover work, where style is behavior; persona and voice fuse toward 'story.'"--Text taken from book.

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Author: Finlay, Alec
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114.52
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The book offers guidelines and examples for Haiku and Renga, with an emphasis on a shared creative experience.; Limited edition of 750...

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Author: Segay, Serge
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117.44
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"Russian mail-artist Serge Segay and wife Rea Nikonova, have come together in collaboration to produce this artist's book, in which...

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119.39
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Reporter Jon Lee Anderson was accompanied by photographer Thomas Dworzak into Afghanistan in early 2001. Lee wrote an article for The New...

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121.51
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Indian folktale with text printed onto three card board panels, connected by a folded blue piece of silk with six small metal fish sewn on...

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119.97
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Color photographs are reproduced on glossy paper; the text is screen printed on fabric; the binding is handsewn. Printed in a limited ed. of...

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120.41
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Retelling of the fairytale of Cinderella in which the character, instead of leaving behind a shoe, leaves a journal – captivating the prince...