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.
An instructional guide on how to have a celebration that can both empower attendees and galvanize its aqudience to disrupt cultural normativity. The zine, a folded poster, depicts four panels of celeb... Read more
Images of hand-knitted sweaters with patterns based on graffiti found in public urban spaces, all with the original location of the graffiti marked on the label. Many of the sweaters contain sexually... Read more
"Uses the archive of a defunct metal factory in Västerås, Sweden, to create a vision of a Utopian world made of twisted aluminium and decaying copper"—From the publisher. Hammar conducts psy... Read more
Box of Holiday Art Cards issues by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2002. Commissioned and curated by Lisa Wainwright, with assistance from Sally Alatalo. Features works of faculty member... Read more
Special edition CD and prints. Two folded pages featuring four photographs by Sergej Vutuc, laser printed in silver and black, and one CD on a cardboard mount, featuring songs based on a 55 minute ses... Read more
Plastic bag contains photocopied illustrations and one audio CD. Includes multi-colored loose-leaf papers of varying sizes which feature hand-drawn insects, monsters, body parts, and abstract forms, i... Read more