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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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102.01
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"Nordenström's Swedish poem 'Stav Sten Stod' has been translated into Chinese and transcribed according to spoken pronunciation. Letterpress...

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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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107.66
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Contains photographic works from seventeen Chinese artists, with an emphasis on photographic representations of youth.

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107.71 (Storage)
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The Buddha Machine is a small plastic box containing 9 tracks that plays meditative music composed by Christiaan Virant and Zhang Jian. Text...

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109.46
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"On a day in April 2006, four young men - Cao Fei, Ah Long,TOKILL and Fang Zheng were walking on the way to Yunnan province. Initially, Cao...

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RA 2.389 (Restricted Access)
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The word 'shit' stamped on each fold of the tissue in English, German, Slovak, Hebrew, Hungarian, French, Arabic, Chinese languages. Issued...

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Author: Daijing, Pan
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Z101.34
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"Daijing's pieces are created around a very intense and intimate mental catharsis, often expressed through a close physical interaction with...

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Author: Shen, Zejian
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Zine 9.29
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"Keep Fresh is a unique work combining the Chinese language with visual storytelling. The story revolves around food delivery, rabbit-dudes...

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15.03
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"Designed to serve the people" contains a collection of various product designs and ideas within perforated pages. The perforated pages can...

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50.69
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A book of portraits and descriptions of people important to the artist. "The portraits in this book are not only some personal memories, but...

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94.61
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"This is not a product. Rather, it is a limited edition art object produced by a factory in Nantong, China, under the direction of the...

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94.73
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Chinese version of Chronology translated by Yin Cheng.; "A philosophical essay on time, phenomenology and beyond"--Publisher's web site.

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94.80
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"Referencing Ed Ruscha's Twentysix Gasoline Stations from 1962, Pichler's version examines twenty-six German gas stations along the autobahn...

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93.78
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"This is not a product. Rather, it is a limited edition art object produced by a factory in Nantong. China, under the direction of the...

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RA 1.237 (Restricted Access)
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The work is a set of 26 magnet flash cards in an edition of 1,000. Each of the 26 illustrated card presents an image with its name in two...

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Author: Sui, Taca
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RA 1.275 (Restricted Access)
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To prepare for a photographic series based on the Book of Odes (Shi jing), a celebrated collection of poems dating from the Bronze Age and...

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RA 2.196 (Restricted Access)
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Spiral bound transparent film consisting personal notes, sketches in Chinese and English. Title from invoice statement. The artist is the...

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Author: Duan, Jianyu
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Oversize 1.75
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"... depicts a Chinese dream: when the tertiary academic journey of the protagonist Hu Xiang comes to a close, and despite his wish to...

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Author: Lyn, Autumn
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Oversize 6.17
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A book of street portraits, featuring the subject holding a magnifying lens to their eye, along with a brief quote. "In 2019, Autumn Lyn...

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Z3.09
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This book contains two books that are separate from one another. First first, the Book of Drawings, catalogues things the artist's father...

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Author: Siokkan
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Zine 10.50
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One of the featured zines at the Yum and Dangerous Zine Show by Knuckles & Notch, a risograph print and publishing studio based in Singapore...

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Zine 24.25
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A children's book telling the story of Hans Christen Andersen's "The Little Match Girl." The illustrations were originally created with...

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Author: Yuan, Rain
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Zine 24.29
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A comic zine which tells the story of a tea bag's journey from birth (being taken from a box of tea bags) through death (disposal after use)...

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Author: He, Xiao
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14.88
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The book addresses the cultural and language differences the artist experiences as someone coming from China to the US and suggests there is...

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Author: Li, Xiyuan
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137.18
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A handbook and photobook on how to be a sibling to others who do not have one. "I was born under China's one-child policy. Growing up alone...

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Author: Zhao, Alson
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137.21
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Two companion books consisting of photos and short poems that relate to the moon. "The concept is about discussing the relationship between...

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6.10
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"Pocket : 1 – Around (聽在) was instigated by Soundpocket's "Around Sound Art Festival" in 2009 which took place at various locations on Lamma...

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6.11
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From the Publisher's Website: "A writer listens to the gurgling water in the gutters; another listens to the politics silenced and sounded...

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6.04
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From publisher's website: "A pseudo-scientific research publication on sign painting in the Philippines. Contains graphic and text...

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Author: Chihoi, 1977-
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57.37
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Portraits of books that the author has sentimental attachment too, either from memory or through imagination.; Library has No. 53/500.

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58.49
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"Nuit und Niebla is a text applied to different contexts through translation. How far does our perception carry? How do we react to syntax...

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Author: Feng b.
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5300.20
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7 unbound, folded sheets of reproductions of line drawings, laid over photographs. Various sized silver print squares or rectangles overlays...

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Author: Badden, Rot
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55.21 (Storage)
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Staple bound with acetate covers.; Text in Chinese.

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Author: Chihoi, 1977-
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Object 17.19
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"Diapositive slide was a common photographic medium for image capture and projection viewing. And the scenery slides were also popular...

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Author: Ni, Son
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Object 17.22
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"Diapositive slide was a common photographic medium for image capture and projection viewing. It was also popular home entertainment viewing...