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.
Part of a larger project, Translations of Faith, where individuals are interviewed regarding their faiths and spiritual beliefs." Excerpts features images of some of these interviewees, shot on a... Read more
One large drawing by the artist, is equally chopped into the same size page, and formed into an artist book.; Drawing is made out of 22" x 30" printmaking paper and features color pencil dra... Read more
"The Brain Frame Yearbook" is a compilation of every Brain Frame performer and performance from all three years of the performative-comix reading series.; Edited by Lyra Hill and participati... Read more
"Part memoir, part treatise, part collage and experiment, Krista Franklin’s Under the Knife is an excavation; a dig at the sites of the construction and demolition of the poet/artist’s selves.... Read more
To create an active portrait of Lake Michigan, the artist created cyanotype prints at ten Chicago beaches. Butler coated six inch square sheets of paper with a UV-sensitive solution, exposing them in... Read more
Two books based on Amnesty International reports on civilian atrocities carried out in Saydnaya Prison in Damascus, Syria. Book 1: "Red Building, White Building, Execution Door" are images d... Read more