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.
Short story written by Sheckley, originally in 1954. This edition features illustrations by Bergtold, and is cut into the shape of a spaceship with an etched aluminum and vinyl case. <br/>... Read more
Written and illustrated by Lois Morrison. Designed and printed by Julie Chen with the assistance of Elizabeth McDevitt. Text set in Janson and Bembo Italic, with calligraphy by Keith Vinson. Combinati... Read more
Collaborative project by Dikko Faust and Esther K. Smith to produce a monthly postcard subscription.; Each portfolio contains 12 postcards designed by various artists. Printed at Purgatory Pie Press b... Read more
Signed and numbered by artist, library has 2/6.; The book is housed in custom made acrylic box (8 x 8 x 4 cm.).; Short sentences depict the fictitious commute of a male protagonist are paired with tho... Read more
The book is meant to encourage the reader to take a break from common daily activities, related to the use of digital technologies and devices, and instead take time to meditate and connect with natur...
Signed and numbered by the artists, library has 5/14.; Text in Korean.; Small book (weighing 14 gram) is held in cut-out cardboard frame (25 x 21 cm.), which is held in a cardboard wrapper.; Book cont... Read more
Fifteen rituals that the artist created for contemporary life transitions and events, based on shaman traditions. With photographs of ceremonial objects from various indigenous cultures. Each book... Read more
A collection by the Grandview Hotel Poets based in Peoria, IL: Barbara Clevenger, Jannett Highfill, Mark Liebenow, Janeil Page, Thomas Palakeel, Burt Raabe, and Elisabeth Klise von Zerneck. "Insp... Read more