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 folder consisting of works by contributing artists Jessie Affelder, Larry Cappon, John Flores, Carol Law, Linda Novak, Physshe, and Mark Sersen, produced at the School of the Art Institute's... Read more
An envelope containing various materials contributed by Francis Brown, Mary Winder Baker, Susan Wick.Yoshio Kusaba, Debra Rapoport, Bruce Fier, Ann Flanagan, Antoinette Azevedo, Lana Fisher, Wendy Dal... Read more
Collection of poems and short stories used in artist's previous photographic works and spoken word performances, including materials and fabrics from prior installations and printed work. Explore... Read more
The artist uses map-like images, charts, and graphs to explore her inner emotional landscape, trying to make sense of the language which so often fails to describe how one really feels. "The imag... Read more
"A split-page format, forcing awkward word hybridizations between a set of seemingly connected personality traits, comments on the shifting nuances between emotions, and how, in certain physical... Read more
"Enlarged, found letterforms, cobbled together from two personal, spiral bound journals written in 1984 form an array of interactive prefixes and suffixes commenting on the shifting nuances betwe... Read more