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 main concept is to create a space in which I felt I belonged. There is a sense of serenity to the outside, which contrasts with the more gruesome insides where there is a greater need for pr... Read more
A collage of digital drawings, documentation of weavings, and source material ranging from punk album covers and ephemera to literature and aesthetic theory from 2009-2017.; Offset printed at SAIC and... Read more
"Translated from the Polish by Gerard T. Kapolka, KORDIAN is a Polish classic written in 1833 by Juliusz Słowacki and features an amalgam of revolutionary spirit, tradition, modernist bravado and... Read more
“An exploration of painting and its reproduction. A series of small acrylic paintings were reproduced in scale, with the addition of some severe digital geometric intervention. Computer to plate techn... Read more
This annual collection of mini-comics benefits the Chicago Alternative Comics Exhibition (CAKE). Edited by Paul Nudd. Contributors include Lale Westvind, David Alvarado, Max Clotfelter, Clayton Schiff... Read more
A class project by the students in the Beginning Screen Printing class taught by Oli Watt in the Fall of 2017.; Students worked on the themes of TV Dinners, convenience, and nutrition, creating printe... Read more