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 Wedding of the Century" is the tenth edition of Care, a mail art magazine which was started by Bart Boumans and his students at the Academy of Arts in Enschede, Holland. Compiled by var... Read more
"A mail art project that arrives as five different postcards in succession. The recipient also receives a special envelope and small poster. The work draws connections between the Midwest of the... Read more
An untitled postcard with three color drawing on front, prose poem on verso. Addressed by hand to Flockophobic Press, stamped and postmarked from Cambodia. Text by Paul Oratofsky; art and design by A.... Read more
The portfolio is the result of a collaborative project by students of Clifton Meador at Columbia College Chicago's Center for Book and Paper Arts in the Fall semester of 2006. Participating artis... Read more