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 close to ten 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.
"This book is the size of the squares from a quilt my grandma made and never finished. It is an exploration through the patterns found in each row, by each color, two colors, three colors, and th... Read more
The Multiple Diaries presents 240 reproductions of Orr's drawings from the last twenty years, including pencil drawings, some of them combined with paint. "A visual invitation to explore the... Read more
"The letters, which are very different in character and form, were read aloud in the gallery on 16 March 2014, while the fanzine Woodpecker Letters #1 were printed in our temporary Risograph prin... Read more
"LANDS END synthesizes fashion and capitalism through process of play and abstraction. Each image within this publication originally existed as a cover image for the mail-order clothing catalog,... Read more
1 sheet of a video documentation of live performance with text, sound and walking. Home is a series "proposes an excavation of place in analog and digital memory. Drawing texts and sounds from a... Read more