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.
Thank you for reading this book (which you have just done). Searching for, discovering while browsing or by chance the catalogue entry for Cataphote is to have read Cataphote. Accessing the catalogue... Read more
Photographs on newsprint. Plates entitled: "placa 1: lost tiburones/ the sharks, placa 2: le resaca/ the undertow, placa 3: el craneo/ the skull, placa 4: la carne/ the flesh, placa 5: la nube/ t... Read more
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
"12 drawings and 12 photographs to be viewed in random order. This publication of The Museum of Modern Art Projects Program has been made possible through grants from Agnes Gund Saalfield and Vis... Read more
In this book, the artist depicts five martyrs through the creation of highly-realistic lithographs. Each lithograph is pasted on a leaf and followed by a description of the circumstances that led to t... Read more
Design and printing by Robert Rowe, Gold Quoin Press, Peoria, Illinois. Part of the artist's series of flash fiction centered around issues of war. In this poster, the narrator recounts being par... Read more
Design and printing by Robert Rowe, Gold Quoin Press, Peoria, Illinois. Part of the artist's series of flash fiction centered around issues of war. In this poster, the narrator dreams that her ga... Read more