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 first half of this two-disc set consists of an audio CD by Takuji Kogo of Candy Factory Projects, who collaborates with Young Hae Chang Heavy Industries, Mike Bode, and John Miller on severa... Read more
Essays by David Thorp and Chris Sams.; "Random Architecture is a monograph concerning the artworks of James Hutchinson that elude or exceed the normal physical attributes of our day-to-day surrou... Read more
"Apologia (My Apologies) was a multimedia installation exhibited at Gallery 2, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, in May of 2006. It explored the dynamics of identity, information encodi... Read more
"Something is Crook is Middlebrook tells the story of Arthur Strewth Middlebrook who, after a brain event, is left with shotgun-mike hearing and a blood stain in the shape of a sinking ship.... Read more
A collaborative project all dealing with the theme of absence in four different formats, housed together in a cardboard box.; The book: Kees_and_edih, edited by Jung Jin-yeoul, Heo Hyun-jung; drawing... Read more
TOC is a multimedia work about time. This visual novel, run from a DVD, is an assemblage of text, film, music, photography, the spoken word, animation, and painting. As noted by the publisher, the des... Read more
A collection of the poems of Stephanie Strickland that uses the languages of science, math, and electronics theory for source material.; Contains a computer CD (4 3/4 in.) with digital versions of two... Read more