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 Emperor's Back, meant figuratively and literally, began as a response to the refusal of President Trump to accept reality, as well as the inability of his sycophants to straighten him out. Hi... Read more
Final zine projects for the SAIC's Punk 101 course, taught and compiled by Thomas Comerford, Spring semester 2016. Includes work by Christian Blauch, Ellery Chalmers, Jessica Darnell, Nicole Del... Read more
"The house forgetfulness is about my grandmother's house, recently demolished. I made a tribute to our memories, merge photos with textures, fabrics, flooring, shades of neglected house with... Read more
Accordion book that integrates hand-printed color photographs with text, pastel rubbings, and newspaper clippings. This book explores notes on an everyday marriage, using taped conversations gathered... 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