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.
Poetry, including text as visual.; Designed, printed, and bound by Sacha Archer. "The manuscript presents a series of visual poems that imitate the appearances of water through letter arrangement... Read more
International collection of poems, essays, manifestos, and writings on avant-garde art, including the subjects of concrete poetry, Dada, and the Situationists. Edited by Jeff Berner, with contribution... Read more
"EDITION SHIMIZU - Non profit alternative publication for Art and Communication being open to every person all around the world/limited edition, 3 editions per year including the theme oriented i... Read more
"A journal of visual poetry and language art edited and published by Karl Kempton"--Description from Issue 20. Began in 1976 and ceased in 1990.; Library has issue no. 20. Six unbound sheets... Read more
"[A] collection of 12 scores written by Udita Upadhyaya. Each score is written as love letter, a witness, a gift of permission to another Chicago artist. Each book is personalized for the recipie... Read more
"And, the sage burns" is an original poem exploring the activation of the senses and the relationship between the human body and the natural landscape. Each stanza is uniquely printed to res... Read more
Book of concrete poetry in the form of a matchbook, also containing receipts from the artists, a paper scroll, and embroidered pouch with photographs. A Wrecked Tangle Press is a collaboration between... Read more