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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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102.49 (Storage)
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Photographs of musical notation in everyday life, each of the 75 images printed on an oversized playing card. Housed in box (18 x 13 x 4 cm)...

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RA 2.372 (Restricted Access)
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"...contains all significant myths, tales, accumulations, interventions, and moments of generation that combined to form the geography and...

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RA 2.789 (Restricted Access)
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A set of 54 football trading cards with artists, architects, and gallery owners photo-collaged on the front side of card, making a full deck...

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Zine 16.60
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Instructional booklet with directions on how to play Logan's Game, which consists of a live interactive portion played by multiple people...

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Author: Tale of Tales
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15.90
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Blog entries of game designer Michaël Samyn during the development of Bientôt l'été, in an attempt to shed light on the creative process and...

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50.53
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Boxed game contains two decks of cards, a pamphlet of instructions, and a 'monograph' about the history of playing cards.

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94.27 (Storage)
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"A collaborative artwork of texts by writer/performer Constance De Jong, electronic effigy constructs by artist Tony Oursler, and music and...

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Oversize 1.34
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System requirements: PC: 486-processor, 8 Mb RAM, Windows 3.1 or higher, 256 colours, Video for Windows, Soundblaster compatible sound card...

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Author: Chen, Yuan
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Z27.44
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Book in Jacob's Ladder format, examining palindromes--words that, when spelled backwards, form different words. Each panel features one word...

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Object 15.08
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The box contains multiple items: 1 CD-ROM (Mac/Windows), 1 DVD-CD, 1 color booklet and 1 T-shirt.; This Gasbook is a collection of designs...

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Object 15.37
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A set of 20 baseball trading cards with artists, architects, and gallery owners photo-collaged on the front side of card, and an image of...

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Object 16.38
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A box of 64 tarot cards, set up as a game of telling the future. "It is a divinatory method that provides a playful sense of the attempt to...

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Author: Björk
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app1.01
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In collaboration with artist and app developer Scott Snibbe, and designers at M/M (Paris). "Biophilia is an extraordinary and innovative...

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app1.10
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Originally published as a book in France by Editions du Seuil in 1962, featuring a series of interconnected stories of a group of Parisians...

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app1.12
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Using your finger, the viewer randomly rewrites Sigmund Freud's text, 'The Interpretation of Dreams.' By subjecting Freud's words to a...

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Author: Koppel, Josh
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app1.13
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This app is the first interactive serial created exclusively for the iPhone. With a simple swipe forward or back, the story unfolds at the...

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app1.14
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A story revealed by opening a character's eyes, pulling apart his memories and grasping his infinitely scrolling thoughts. Six years ago...

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app1.15
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Buddha Machine is an ambient boom box app that has various drone like sonic loops with level adjustment and various sound controls. The...

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app1.16
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On the John Cage Prepared Piano app, you can create and record your own composition using recordings made from the actual materials used by...

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app1.17
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Derive app is a collaboration between Babak Fakhamzadeh and Eduardo Cachucho, inspired by psychogeography as defined by the Lettrist...

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app1.18
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This app composed by a British experimental sound-artist creates self-generative sounds that adapts in response to its environment...

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app1.19
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This app works with the mic in your headphones to create a unique sonic experience using the noises around you. This work features 8 unique...

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Author: Ott, Joshue
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app1.02
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"Thicket is an audiovisual art piece, toy, and instrument. Thicket transforms simple gestures into mesmerizing visual patterns and...

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app1.20
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Using the iPad's GPS and compass, the app detects the object in the sky and makes it visible. The software rotates in close proximity to the...

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app1.22
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This work is a platform to experiment with digital poetry. Users can enter their own text and interact with it or freed the app with text...

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app1.23
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This work is an automatic poem generator in the tradition of found poetry that randomly composes 14 line sonnets derived from an archive of...

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Author: Bluecadet
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app1.24
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This app invites the viewer to explore the exhibition "Concrete Invention: Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros" at the Reina Sofia Museum...

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Author: Evans, Jason
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app1.25
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This app is composed of photographic images by the artist. In these images, the photographic film has been exposed, rewound, reloaded and...

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Author: Snibbe, Scott
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app1.26
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This work draws bubbles around your fingertips, recording and replaying your movements while creating music. Combining drawing, animation...

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app1.27
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This work is a collaboration between ambient musician Brian Eno and software designer Peter Chilvers. Part instrument, part composition and...

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app1.28
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Mousse is an international journal about contemporary art and contemporary issues. Established in Milan in 2006, and out 5 times per year...

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app1.29
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The NFB Films app allows the viewer to watch over 2500 movies—documentaries, animations and feature films – free on your iPad. Viewers can...

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app1.30
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This app allows the user to create your own animation using the techniques of the director Norman McLaren. The app also provides access to...

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app1.31
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This app creates an immersive experience by artist Stan Douglas and the National Film Board of Canada Digital Studio. Through photorealistic...

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Author: Albers, Josef
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app1.04
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"First published in 1963 ... The classic text achieves its full, interactive potential in this stunning new application with iPad, featuring...

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Author: Soliven, Jim
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app1.05
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Part generative artwork and part visual toy. This application contains 2 algorithms in one. The first is a variation of the Brooklyn Eels...

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Author: Ott, Joshue
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app1.06
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Thicket is an audiovisual art piece, toy, and instrument. Thicket transforms simple gestures into mesmerizing visual patterns and...

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Author: Ott, Joshue
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app1.07
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Thicket: classic is an audiovisual art piece, toy, and instrument. Thicket transforms simple gestures on the screen it inhabits in to...

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Author: Murray, Adam
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app1.08
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Self-published zine started in July 2009 in order to encourage the exploration of Preston, Lancashire. This is a digital version of monthly...

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Author: Art Golf
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app1.09
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This application simulates Mac's ripple effect screensaver, but more artistic with immortal paintings and melodious music. By touching and...

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Author: Hamadeh, Rana
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70.16
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Framed as both a memory card game and an artifact from a series of lecture performances, this project is "an accumulation of conversations...

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Author: Gomez, Carley
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18.14
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"Playing House is a deck of 54 cards that encompass a prose poem narrative of one man's life. The work is meant to be shuffled and read to...