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.
"North Drive Press is an annual non-thematic art publication, originally conceived as a mobile group exhibition. Each issue contains interviews, texts, and multiples from contemporary artists... Read more
Large format double-sided text-based poster published to coincide with the performance: Way out West, the Sea Whispered Me, studying the action of the Sea and exploring themes of the performances. The... Read more
Plastic sleeve contains 56 picture-story cards, game board, 4 characters, 2 paper dice, and instructions. The reader experiences the multiple directions and narratives of the book through playing them... Read more
Co-author: Larry Smolucha: "The work includes this catalogue and soundsheet and also an installation and performance presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. An earlier version... wa... Read more
A 1976 collection of paper works by George Maciunas and other Fluxus artists. Includes some historical context in the form of essays and bibliographical data, as well as the more irreverent work one e... Read more
Multiples made by the artist. Pair of felt turntable slip mats in a clear vinyl sleeve. Each pair of slip mats is dye-printed with a photogram of the artist's right and left hands. "Edition... Read more