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 photo book about a first relationship that was thought to last forever. Features documentation of a long-distance relationship enduring hurt, happiness, and uncertainty through social media screensh... Read more
A journal series, edited and published by Gabrielle Welsh. In the first issue, the contributing artists describe failure as being against the heteronormative measure of success, and explore ways of ha... Read more
The Multiple Diaries presents 240 reproductions of Orr's drawings from the last twenty years, including pencil drawings, some of them combined with paint. "A visual invitation to explore the... Read more
"Hom(less)ness is a compilation of a range of voices, both near and far, speaking to notions of home, identity, and otherness, to mention just a few. Alongside our contributors, we seek to raise... Read more
The artist comprised the book into both essay-form and diary viewpoints of a relationship between father and daughter. "Sable Elyse Smith considers playgrounds and landscapes as they relate speci... Read more
"Experiemental poetry, in a chapbook. Series of poems that work in concert with original material written by John Perry Hanna II between May 4, 1941 and May 7, 1942 in 'Diary of an Illinois... Read more