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.
"Part memoir, part treatise, part collage and experiment, Krista Franklin’s Under the Knife is an excavation; a dig at the sites of the construction and demolition of the poet/artist’s selves.... Read more
Two books based on Amnesty International reports on civilian atrocities carried out in Saydnaya Prison in Damascus, Syria. Book 1: "Red Building, White Building, Execution Door" are images d... Read more
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, Illinois, June 28, 2018-January 6, 2019 ; La Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, March-August... Read more
This zine describes the dream colonial house the artist envisioned living in as a young child growing up in the top floor of a two-family house. Using a combination floor plans and bodily diagrams, Pe... Read more
“A catalogue of all of the objects in (Alatalo’s) suitcase that were made in China, accompanied by the texts that were either imprinted on, molded into, or attached by label to the objects. The simple... Read more