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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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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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122.64
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A collection of visual poetry.; 44 unbound leaves with postcard housed in book-like box.; Library has edition 111/150. Signed by the artist.

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RA 2.543 (Restricted Access)
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Images and text in Portuguese and English from the 1973 film directed by Eduardo Clark are reproduced in book form with accompanying mini...

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RA 2.549 (Restricted Access)
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Contains porn art, performance and poems. Text in Portuguese. Includes drawings, scores, and photographs.; Edited by Eduardo Kac and Cairo...

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Author: Kac, Eduardo
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RA 2.618 (Restricted Access)
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"Escracho is an artist's book conceived, designed, and produced by Eduardo Kac in 1983 in Rio de Janeiro. It includes contributions from...

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RA 2.842
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Experimental book designed and printed at the Falcon Press in Philadelphia, using photo-offset lithography as an art form. A collaboration...

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RA 2.814 (Restricted Access)
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Text in English, French, Portuguese, Spanish. The work consists 30 dust jackets of non-existing books, a literary journey throughout...

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RA 2.701 (Restricted Access)
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17 unbound sleeves in envelope dealing with Brazil.; Library has no. 45 in an edition of 50.

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Author: Anjoy, Lumia
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52.25
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Accordion-folded sheet attached at its ends to separate leather covered boards.; Title made by the black yarn glued onto the front board...

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Author: Narowé, Juan
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44.28
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Abstract human-like figures are paired with an excerpt from the short story "The Immortal" by Jorge Luis Borges.

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Author: Costa, Pedro
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98.16
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"Casa de Lava" is a reproduction of the scrapbook Portuguese filmmaker Pedro Costa compiled during the production of his homonymous 1994...

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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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RA 1.271 (Restricted Access)
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A multilingual publication with online and printed versions focusing on artists' specific projects, artworks in any type of medium...

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RA 1.272 (Restricted Access)
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TRANS> Magazine #8, features articles and writings about or by Ernesto Neto, Ruth Benzacar, Adriano Pedrosa, Hubert Damisch, Hans-Ulrich...

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Zine 23.21
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Folded pamphlet style zine, focused on mail art, current events, and poetry.

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14.71
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A Brazilian comics anthology, available in Portuguese only, and edited by Heitor Yida, Luiz Berger and Mateus Acioli. Issue No. 2 is...

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14.38
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A compilation of black and white photographs taken during the night in, "an undisclosed Brazilian city of: workers on buses heading home...

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Author: Salem, Farah
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138.82
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Created by Farah Salem and Antonio Da Silva.; "In this book, the artists are revisiting a series of images created a few years ago. The...

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58.17
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A collaborative book by five female illustrators: Ana Biscaia - Portugal, Karin Rönmark - Sweden, Nino Biniashvili - Georgia/Israel, Shimrit...

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Author: Dzama, Marcel
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60.01
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A series of figurative and animal drawings on manila-colored papers. Includes essay by Wayne Baerwaldt in English; with translations into...

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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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Object 14.11
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Two sets of of 136 cards each, exploring issues of skin tone and racial identity in Brazil. One set of cards reproduce solid blocks of color...

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127.67
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Edited by Hans-Ulrich Obrist. Text in French, German, English, Arabic, Chinese, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese, and Russian.

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Author: Rios, Bruno
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22.63
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A collection of drawings, doodles, and photographs resembling a journal or sketchbook made during a residency at Feira Plana.; Contributors...

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2300.09
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Text in English and Portuguese. Book wrapped in glassine paper and housed in plastic sleeve. Library has no. 3 of 12. Signed by the artist.

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66.18 (Storage)
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The book interlaces text parts from the 1847 internal regulations of a textile factory in Portugal with photographs of abandoned factory...

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137.82
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"Photos: São Paulo metro line [2013-15] and Contact Improvisation dance [2014]"--From Colophon.; Single sheet in accordion-fold format...

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3200.01
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"This calendar serves to mark events related to the fruition of carnal pleasures and the expansion of concupiscence…For better orientation a...

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85.10
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Connections project/Conexus, organized by Josely Carvalho and Sabra Moore, held at the Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art (MOCHA), New York...

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77.19
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"This work contains a series of sound and visual poems that explore writing and print as notational forms... The whole book is structured on...

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Author: Perl, Lara
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135.53
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Captured images with accompanying phrases. Each page is split in half horizontally.; Graphic design by Lara Perl and Rafa Moo, with...

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Author: Perl, Lara
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135.54
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Title translates to "my first winter without my father". 3 volumes of blue-toned photographs, with folded pages.; Editorial project by Rafa...

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135.57
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Colorful artistic photographs by Thamires Tavares, with edition by Lara Perl and Rafa Moo.

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135.89
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Poetry and art periodical. Totem is the cultural supplement of the journal "Cataguases." Each issue includes texts, interviews, poetry, and...

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90.63
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"This work contains a series of sound and visual poems that explore language, writing, print, and natural objects as notational forms for...

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90.68
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A catalogue of the "afterlife of the legendary Hotel Nacional Rio by Oscar Niemeyer. Inaugurated in 1972, it was the focal point of...

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Oversize 2.50
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Designed by students in the Typography and Book Arts class 2007 at Scripps College in consideration of Zaum poetry, as developed by Russian...