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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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103.11
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"Like its predecessor, HEATH (plagiarism/outsource), Heath Course Pak exists somewhere between a Project Gutenberg version of Samuel Pepys...

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Author: Mackin, Laura
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107.30 (Storage)
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Since 2003, Mackin has downloaded thousands of pictures of mirrors photographed by eBay sellers. Davis: 80 Mirrors, 214 Reflections focuses...

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107.52
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"...This is a mimicked version using selected images scanned from the original books."--Aritst's description from acquisition sheet.; Essay...

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104.23
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A selection of portraits taken by the author from 1972 to 2012. Includes black and white, color, manipulated, and "directorial" photographs...

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104.25
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Series of tonally reversed photographic images of a six-foot long rope, tossed into the air and photophraphed after landing. Each image is...

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104.28
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Published on the occasion of an exhibition at Green Gallery in Milwaukee. This book features two press releases for the exhibition, written...

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108.12
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A series of aphorisms, compiled from the book "Albures y Refranes de Mexico," by Jorge MejÍa Prieto and edited by Panorama Editorial in 1985...

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108.16
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"The book surveys found visuals and a critical essay regarding the Internet's distribution and ownership of images and text in the...

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108.17
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A free monthly newspaper published in Providence, RI, including a comics section featuring comics from regular contributors CF, Mickey...

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Author: Pardo, Jorge
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109.25
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Artists' book by Pardo and Pae White featuring colorful abstract shapes of the word "Dodgers" in a variety of patterns, running through the...

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Author: Leon, Jon
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113.28
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Content Series publishes books of a set length and format that feature new and original work of any kind. For his contribution, Leon's book...

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108.18
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" 'Quality Experience' comprises a group of artists occupying a space between the logical systems of conceptual art and unfeigned...

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112.14
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This book is published in conjunction with an exhibition held at Griffin Museum of Photography. The catalog includes an essay by Dawoud Bey...

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114.23
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Collection of 12 mini-books housed in a white portfolio case. Photographs feature images from Rio, including various scenes around the city...

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115.44 (Storage)
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An alphabetical list of words used in 166 artists' statements from graduating MFA students at Yale University. The statements date from 1971...

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117.33
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A photo-essay about an orthodox monastery near the Turkish border of the Republic of Georgia.

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117.37
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A travel experience. Print-on-demand version of a limited edition, printed at the Center for Editions, Purchase College, New York, 2008.

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117.41
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"...this book is the slow unfolding of an experience in a foreign country. At first, the reader sees without understanding, a simple...

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12.35
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"From the ashes of confusion rises the phoenix of uncertainty. An experimental rewriting of the Western philosophical and political...

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12.89
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"Sunglasses on a Cloudy Day" is a collection of poems accompanied by photographs. The work "is an exploration in falling in and out of love...

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Author: Goode, Larry
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Z20.02
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Box contains a book sealed in plastic, covered by dirt. Each page of the book shows an increasingly smaller segment of the sky, until the...

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Author: Hayden, Erin
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Zine 18.05
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A collaboration between Erin Hayden and Jeff Robinson, made at the Ragdale Foundation.; Edition of 50.; Collages of doodles, abstract line...

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Zine Oversize 1.01
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Zines produced for the Punk 101 class, Spring 2012. Authors are: Andrea Alonge, Graeme Butler, Katie Condon, Sabrina De Martini, James...

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130.60
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One from a series of publications that "explores the slowing of language, the coupling of academic tools with creative writing, a...

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17.20
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"In Immaterialism, Vilém Flusser explores some of the signs that point towards a cultural shift in relation to what we regard as immaterial...

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16.31
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A collaborative project between William Wiebe and John Santerre which brings "aerial surveillance into conversation with research imagery...

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16.38
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A facsimile of a notebook filled with oil paintings, collages, pen drawings, relief prints, and gouache. Filled over the course of 2 years...

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16.39
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Facsimile of a notebook filled with oil paintings, collages, and other mixed media. Made over the course of three years, this sketchbook...

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17.68
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Written by thirteen different artists, each representing their individual practice.; Produced by SAIC's Sculpture Department as part of the...

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49.29
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The book explores relationships between the artist's family members and in turn, their relationship to each other and to the landscape that...

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Author: Brown, Polly
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46.15
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The artist inserts her own photographs into Google reverse image search and collages the results, building relationships between the image...

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96.44
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R-U-IN?S includes material collected from the Internet by artists Kari Altmann, Sebastian Moyano, Iain Ball, and Matteo Giordano. Includes a...

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96.54
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A collection of stream-of-conciousness diaristic photographs taken with a camera built into a mobile phone. Documentation of "photowalks"...

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96.55
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"Colors and words"--Back of folder. Poetry told through fictional color swatch cards concerning media coverage of weather. The folder is...

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96.56
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"A poem in color"--Back of folder. Poetry told through fictional color swatch cards concerning media coverage of wildfires in southern...

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95.28
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"Amy Patton's latest film Oil slips between a theater production of Upton Sinclair's novel of the same name and the making of the film...