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.
"Inspired by Letraset transfer pictograms, SUCH IS LIFE... has been hand printed by the author in an edition of three hundred and twenty copies, of which twenty, numbered I to XX and signed, on B... Read more
This is a collaborative bookwork project by Group 22 featuring individual works by 22 different artists in a range of media and materials. The contributing artists are: Jacqueline Rapp, Barbara Albin,... Read more
First issue of a yearly publication featuring a collection of original mixed-media artwork by 37 artists. "The artists participating in this first issue were devoted to the creation of a broad fi... Read more
Cover title.; "Printed at School-the Art Institute of Chicago".; Offset printed text of single folded leaves spiral bound. Each page of printed text on UV Ultra folded to create an envelope... Read more
"In memory to my friends who died through the crisis ..."; Includes one unbound signed print.; Plastic spiral bound; front cover is a two-part fold which allows upright display of artist pri... Read more