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 ten maps and essays about social issues from globalization to garbage; surveillance to extraordinary rendition; statelessness to visibility; deportation to migration. Inherently politi... Read more
There are 3 known works in this series, each printed in editions of 25. Each Mandala is made with a typewriter with blue-black and red ribbon ink. Library has no. 1, out of an edition of 25. Signed by... Read more
"I used a hand-held electric sander to remove all the paint from the exterior of my 1994 Nissan Sentra LE. Working in sections, I reduced each piece to bare steel before painting it gray with the... Read more
A portfolio of original work by 20 SAIC students in the Performance Department responding to question of What is Next for Feminism. Foreword by Faith Wilding.; Portfolio consisting of silk screen prin... Read more
The portfolio is the result of a collaborative project by students of Clifton Meador at Columbia College Chicago's Center for Book and Paper Arts in the Fall semester of 2006. Participating artis... Read more
The book is the result of a collaborative class project during the Fall of 2004, taught by Cassy Smith (Contemporary Theory, "Space Poetry"). It explore concepts of home and city, space, mem... Read more