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.
To commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of McSweeney's Quartlery Concern, this is a comprehensive collection of what the publisher considers to be the most remarkable work. Drawing on the full r... Read more
A book of prints produced in an interim "Relief Printmaking" class taught at SAIC by David Holzman. Includes works by Kerry Frank, Pat Guizzetti, Darryl Jensen, Jong Lee, Jan McReynolds, Gre... Read more
"Gas refers to many things: stepping on it, blowing off steam, making fun of something, plain old natural gas, or the Danish '70s band Gasolin...The backbone of GAS is a small group of invit... Read more
A compilation of shorts essays submitted at the request of the Art Workers Coalition Public Hearing Committee regarding museum reform and the establishment of an open Art Workers Coalition. Includes i... Read more
"Paper Placemats is a bound book of forty paper placemats, printed with work by thirty artists and ten writers. Each placemat can be ripped out and used. Contributors were asked to submit work ha... Read more
Triangulate is an 80-page, handmade, collaborative art project and includes contributions from SAIC alumnae. Edited by Francis Kmiecik, Melissa Weimer and Steven Hudosh. Library has no. 153 in an edit... Read more