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.
“ ‘Singular Sequences | Voyeurism, Cannibalism and Betrayal’ is in two parts, each different but aesthetically connected through Randi Drozd's mysterious and affecting illustrations. This zine is... Read more
Book pairing thoughts about loss and mortality with Vandyke brown printed photographs. "I excerpted words from voicemails sent by a close friend and juxtaposed them with my own photographs of spa... Read more
Accordion fold print housed in paper box. "This work investigates the journey and formation from a line, to a shape formed by the connection of lines, to the dimensional form of the box."--A... Read more
"This book illustrates the concept and theme of reuse and transformation at work in the installation pieces of Aimee Beaubien. This book provides the reader with an opportunity to see the source... Read more
"Notes for a New Prairie School presents an extended fugue on horizon lines and Midwestern identity. The five separate parts of the book, with no discernible beginning or end, collide and contrad... Read more
"This book is a collaborative exploration of the places we call home. One artist grew up in Tarrytown, while the other moved there as an adult. Both have a different relationship with this place,... Read more