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 wordless comic made in an accordion fold structure. The comic moves from the space between two people, into the ear, and down to the space between atomic particles, in order to answer the titu... Read more
A companion collection of artist writings for the exhibition Between teh Real and Utopia. Edited by Jameson Paige, with contributions from Mev Luna, Michael Vincent Pusey, Marcela Torres, Michelle Mur... Read more
A fanzine about the effects of consumerism and contamination.; Imagery conveys visceral and uncanny bodily fragments, hybridity, and metamorphosis of the body.; The publication includes twelve sticker... Read more
Corpus Corpus is an anthology series based around a theme with an emphasis on Chicago artists. Often photocopy-printed on brightly colored paper, these anthologies have many pieces and feature work by... Read more
From the artists: "A collection of works submitted by various artists, all about our love for dogs." Stories include moments of dog heroism, dog celebrities, dog adoption, and which dog the... Read more