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.
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
"Right noise has quietly and methodically infiltrated the American household via airwaves, satellites, and cables. Religion and politics are the dramatis personae portraying liberal behavior as t... Read more
The portfolio is the result of a collaborative project by students of Clifton Meador at Columbia College Chicago's Center for Book and Paper Arts in the Fall semester of 2006. Participating artis... Read more
This book is a collaborative project by a group of Midwest artists and papermakers including Kate Pagni, Eliza Schulte, Ann Repp, Chris O'Shea, John Weber, Bob Williams, Dan Cochrane, Jennifer W.... Read more
A collaborative project of artists, bookbinders, calligraphers, papermakers, printmakers and book artists including Robert Borja, Tim Botts, Lesa Dowd, Timothy C. Ely, Mary Florence Forsythe, Ellen Gl... Read more
16 handcrafted books made for the 2002 Chicago Hand Bookbinders Alphabet Book Collaboration; each book signed and dated by the artists including Lidia Vanesco, Leah Mayers, Robert Hanmer, Lisa Beth Ro... Read more