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.
"Parole # 2: Phonetic Skin / Phonetic Skin" is the second issue of a series dealing with the materiality of language.; Edited by Annettee Stahmer (nee Le Fort) and contributed by: Petra Mari... Read more
Book created by students in the Summer 2018 Flexible Art Worlds class at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The book serves as a record of the classes' process of examining, cultivating,... Read more
Exhibition catalog created by Glitzer that includes a booklet, a postcard, a sticker and a poster, all in homage to composer Johanna Magdalena Beyer. The book was published for Diana Policarpo’s exhib... Read more
Collection of images reproduced from a 1930's Boy Scouts of America Handbook, printed at the same scale as the original handbook. Part of The Donut Shop's Artist Dozen Series, in which each... Read more
Comprised of two volumes, it's a catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Apr. 25-June 7, 1998, at the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, June 16-Aug. 2, 1998, a... Read more
7 postcards are a part of a series "devoted to artists’ postcards initiated by Primary Information in the wake of the Trump Administration, as well as the social and political tumult that precede... Read more
Taste Our Voodoo documents the creative partnership between American songstress, poet, writer and actress Lydia Lunch and French experimental sound artist and turntablist Philippe Petit across a doubl... Read more