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 comic strips, with text and illustrations by David Alvarado. The comics were made back in 2012-2013, when the artist was a student at Columbia, writing weekly dairy comics for the news... Read more
Zines produced for the Punk 101 class, Spring 2012. Authors are: Andrea Alonge, Graeme Butler, Katie Condon, Sabrina De Martini, James Decker, Lara Ditkoff, Brandon Goei, Gabriella Hileman, Bronwyn Is... Read more
A facsimile reproduction and transcription of the 1928 travel diary of Virginia Taplady, Ruth Robbins, and Eleanor Zak. Produced by Caye Christensen and Caren Heft in memory of Caye's mother, Vir... 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
"Book documents the bricks I saw on my way to work in Chicago, all presented at equal scale, 59 original digital photographs comment on the banality inherent in a daily work routine." -- Art... Read more