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.
"Bound Struggles is the newsletter of the Chicago Books to Women in Prison Project... This is a forum where the voices of women in prison can be heard, respected and valued."--T.p. verso. Th... Read more
A book records the life and time of Helen Frango Cossolias, a child of a Greek fisherman and a housewife. The text includes a first person account of life growing up in a small town on the coast of Mo... Read more
Consists of colored etchings shaped like triangular stamps, mounted on double-leaved pages of heavy, handmade paper. There are 2 pop-up panels. Etchings numbered in ink with their positions in the edi... Read more
"An archive of anarcho crust punk music, aesthetic and writings, or the story of two brothers dealing with a descent into darkness, told through the mise-en-scéne of the anarchist movement across... Read more
Dickerson, Dennis C., 1949-, Wexler, Laura, Bey, Dawoud, 1953-
This clothbound book is the first monograph of the photographer and artist featuring 100 duotone images and 32 color video stills. From the publisher, "the artist offers an incisive exploration o... Read more
Titles transcribed from separate title pages; two works bound back-to-back and upside down; "Urban communities have long tried to defend their neighborhoods from environmental and social blight.... Read more