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.
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
Published on the occasion of the third annual Artists' Books and Recordings Exhibition/Sale held Sept. 19-28, 1986, sponsored by the Museum of Contemporary Art Store, Chicago, Ill.; Each of its p... Read more
"A visual intervention with the poetry by Liliane Giraudon, this beautifully printed silkscreen book includes text, pop-ups, a Polaroid photograph and painterly reactions to Polaroid Poem I. A ca... Read more
"Edition of 100. This publication by Taller Lenateros has seventy pages of surprising graphics inspired by ancient myths, Mexican carnival masks and original block prints created by contemporary... Read more
This issue consists of 21 illustrations, all related to the topic "touch"; unbound illustrations wrapped in fur skin with tie; housed in a brushed-gold metal box (45 x 24 x 6 cm.); Created b... Read more
Levy, Howard S. (Howard Seymour), 1923-, Rossi, William A.
Part of the "Burning in Hell" collection. Enclosed in the back cover is a seed packet, held in a pop-up folder, containing a small brass shoe, with instructions for planting. One sheet of ha... Read more
A double-sided concertina alphabet book, without text, cut onto hand-made paper and bound between inlaid wood boards.; A-M on one side of the strip, N-Z on the other. Letters pop up when open the page... Read more
Consists of three colored leaves folded pop-ups and pasted to yellow paper boards which open like a fan. Inserted in a matching envelope (11 x 16 cm). Title from envelope; printing information from co... Read more