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.
"This series of posters uses strikers as its base. Compositions and collages come from the notion and impression of players. Colors are chosen based on current club team traditions. 2D graphics i... Read more
Part of a three-part series by Tadashi Kawamata. Cardboard box containing reproductions of photographs taken while the artist was a student at the Tokyo University of the Arts in the 1970s, along with... Read more
Box of Holiday Art Cards issues by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2002. Commissioned and curated by Lisa Wainwright, with assistance from Sally Alatalo. Features works of faculty member... Read more
This work is comprised of several pieces: a 3D house in the shape of milk carton, a zine, and a postcard. Also included is a broadside with directions on how to fold the house. The zine relates the st... Read more
Special edition CD and prints. Two folded pages featuring four photographs by Sergej Vutuc, laser printed in silver and black, and one CD on a cardboard mount, featuring songs based on a 55 minute ses... Read more