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.
The work consists of two separate books. One is laser-printed, with gold leaf insert, and contains the textual description of an imaginary landscape, inspired by the artist's hometown, Lubbock, T... Read more
A suite of 32 prints, produced using a range of techniques, exchanged between artists in Sydney, Australia at the University of New South Wales and Chicago, Illinois at the School of the Art Institute... Read more
Etching and hand coloring on Arches cover paper. Accordion folded book produced at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In Catalan and English. Edition of 10 copies. Library has no. 3 signed by... Read more
This book is a collaborative project by a group of Midwest artists and papermakers including Kate Pagni, Eliza Schulte, Ann Repp, Chris O'Shea, John Weber, Bob Williams, Dan Cochrane, Jennifer W.... Read more
Pyramid shaped plastic design (6 x 6 x 6 cm.) mounted on top of triangular box.; A juried project by a group of artists and calligraphers including Margaret Ahrens Sahlstrand, Deborah Howe, Joellen Ka... Read more
A collaborative project of artists, bookbinders, calligraphers, papermakers, printmakers and book artists including Robert Borja, Tim Botts, Lesa Dowd, Timothy C. Ely, Mary Florence Forsythe, Ellen Gl... Read more