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.
Hamilton, Ruth E., Mayer, Roberto L., Karrow, Robert
Illustrated exhibition catalog for "México Ilustrado" at the Newberry Library in Chicago, May 4 - July 17, 1996. The exhibition featured Mexican prints, manuscripts, books and maps from the... Read more
Cardboard wrapper made from a pizza box, held together with shoe lace. Contains two folded sheets, containing text and diagrams; four postcard - size photographs taped to them with blue plastic tape.... Read more
Tabloid formatted publication functions as a catalog for an exhibit of the artist's work at the State of Illinois Art Gallery, featuring installations on swastika as a positive symbol used in man... Read more
A collection of self-portraits and portraits of others documenting the transgender and gender-variant variant community. Produced to accompany an exhibition of photographic portraits at the Schneider... Read more
"Each of the eleven artists represented in Ater-ego begin primarily with the figure then alter the image to varying degrees of abstraction."--P. 6. Artists exhibited include: Jean Patterson,... Read more
Group exhibition addressing vegetarianism held at Dogmatic Gallery, Chicago.; Participating artists including Heather Walters, Britton Walters, Siebren Versteeg, Michael Thomas, Frank Pollard, Melissa... Read more