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.
Autobiographical comics and drawings by Chicago artist Laura Park. Strips cover topics such as health care and life as a freelance cartoonist. First two issues were self-published by Park, but startin... Read more
A collection of short comics stories by Tom Kaczynski, originally published in a variety of other sources, often dealing with critical theory. Topics explored are: the death of print, immaterialism, b... Read more
Sketchbook images of nature and animals, in a comic-book setting. "Time Capsule is almost wordless, with the few passages that contain words functioning more as poetic framing devices or just lus... Read more
Motherlover features illustrations by Nic Breutzman, John & Luke Holden. All colors by Raighne Hogan, with a foreword by Rob Clough. Funding provided in part by kickstarter.; A dark comic book, mo... Read more