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.
A collaborative project by Chicago Book and paper artists to benefit the Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection at the John M. Flaxman Library of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Partici... Read more
A product of an international group of artists, calligraphers and printers for the 12th annual Printer's Row Book fair, June 15 & 16, 1996, to benefit the Joan Flasch Artist Books Collection... 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
A collaborative project of artists, bookbinders, calligraphers, papermakers, printmakers and book artists including Robert Borja, Tim Botts, Lesa Dowd, Timothy C. Ely, Mary Florence Forsythe, Ellen Gl... Read more
A juried collectino of alphabet designs by prominent artists and calligraphers including Timothy Botts, Lois Gordon, Lisa Groppe, Deborah Howe, Mike Kecseg, Amos Paul Kennedy, Jr., Heather Mark &... Read more
Stories from New York local newspapers in 1989, 1990 and 1991. Part of the "Burning in Hell" collection. Board cover, pages tied with string through two brass grommets on open spine. Signed... Read more
Pyramid shaped plastic design (6 x 6 x 6 cm.) mounted on top of triangular box.; A juried project by a group of artists and calligraphers including Margaret Ahrens Sahlstrand, Deborah Howe, Joellen Ka... Read more