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 retrospective catalog of artist's works created between 1965 and 1983.; Thick brown papers bearing handwritten text and drawings printed in black and red overlap each other.; Pages stapled in... Read more
Roth-Handle cigarettes are produced in Germany. The artist made the book match the size of the cigarette package and pasted the package wrapper onto the verso of the board covers.; Signed by the artis...
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
Comprised of 22 envelopes, punched and strung together, one red tag wrote: Becth, Keep Front, attached at front. Each envelope holds an artist's contribution. Edited by V. Bakhchanyan, The Gerlov... Read more
Portfolio of artwork by twenty Chicago artists. Each artist were asked to create one hundred individual pieces using the 8.5" x 11" letter format including painting on steel, drawing on poly... Read more
Consists of a grouping of envelopes bound by two punched holes with string. Each envelope contains artwork by various people around the world. Edited by Vagrich Bakhchanyan and The Gerlovins. Title fr... Read more