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.
A collection of 8mm and 16mm artists films by Coleen Fitzgibbon, originally from 1974-1978.; DVD 1: Diary Films, features intimate cinemativ sketches, portraits, travelouges, and home movies. DVD 2: M... Read more
"Collaboratively designed by students and the faculty of Illustration program at Emily Carr University, the Darwin project employs industrial ceramic processes but adopts the aesthetics and colla... Read more
The library has the event booklet, designed by Neville Brody.; "William Burroughs’ reading in the city of Manchester took place on the 4th of October, 1982, at Factory Records’ Haçienda club, as... Read more
An artists’ book which functions as documentation of Miami-based Domingo Castillo’s artistic output over the last ten years, a collection of collages, and private and public ephemera the artist collec... Read more
“This is a stream of consciousness zine created – for the most part – on my friend’s typewriter.”--From A Visitor in Myself #1.; Themes include medication, therapy, emotions, relationships, disassocia... Read more
American photographer Carl Corey documents life in the Midwest through a series of color photographs. Themes include abandoned property, desolation in public space, small town documentation.; Limited... Read more