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 12 scores written by Udita Upadhyaya. Each score is written as love letter, a witness, a gift of permission to another Chicago artist. Each book is personalized for the recipie... Read more
Quadratic Studies is an LP and optical score by Michael Milano, produced for Threewalls' Community Supported Art (CSA) program in an edition of 40. The work includes one clear plexi 10" reco... Read more
As part of WhiteWalls #44 and Academy Records # 016, "Filler" featured compositions and field recordings by visual artists Stephen Lacy, Matthew Hanner, Andy Hall (Mrs. Hound), and musicians... Read more
2 LP set Pepper's Jukebox, a 17-track compilation of Chicago blues in transition housed in a slipcase with a monograph documenting the music and social scene. LP features tracks by Little Mac Sim... Read more