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.
Designed as a portable gallery space for readers to trace stencil contours on 3-ply carbonless copy paper and tear off compositions.; The artist takes inspiration from everyday objects and is interest... Read more
Part of the Visual and Critical Studies Department's thesis exhibition at the Alogon Gallery in Chicago, Ill.; "The 3 US military medical kits containing Vivarin, Robitussin, strobe lights,... Read more
Bacon is a magazine published by Terry Plumming, who also runs a record label supporting experimental, fringe, and avant garde music. Includes: 8 large (folded) posters, 3 leaves, 3 small (single shee... Read more
"Using the decades of zines produced in association with the various Punk scenes (Punk, Sniffin' Glue, Search and Destroy, etc.) as templates, students in the class produced zines individual... Read more
BLAST was a monthly publication by the group COLAB (Collaborative Projects Inc.) which "identifies with young artists, young people on the Lower East Side, and inchoate developments which concern... Read more
This mail art collection consists of 26 zines, each based on a letter of the alphabet. Each zine was produced in an edition of 150 and published quarterly. The topic for consecutive issues is announce... Read more