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.
An oblong size artist books, bound in flexible boards and secured with two aluminum bolts.; "Monograph of work of Italian Futurist artist Fortunato Depero (1892–1960). Printed in part on various... Read more
A photobook of repaired household items and found objects done by Ingo Kratisch, accompanied with a DVD of Ingo Kratisch's presentation to students of the Art Institute of Chicago on 21th of July... Read more
"Keraklit über den Kosmos" includes quotes of the philosopher Heraclitus about cosmos in relationship with abstract digital photographs of lights that the artist has taken.; Housed with tran... Read more
"Photos: São Paulo metro line [2013-15] and Contact Improvisation dance "--From Colophon.; Single sheet in accordion-fold format attached to front board. Book contributors are: photog... Read more
One large drawing by the artist, is equally chopped into the same size page, and formed into an artist book.; Drawing is made out of 22" x 30" printmaking paper and features color pencil dra... Read more
A handbook and photobook on how to be a sibling to others who do not have one. "I was born under China's one-child policy. Growing up alone is a special experience to me. While I get to rece... Read more