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.
"Included are fiction and essays by Jonathan Ames, Geoffrey O'Brian, Pepe Karmel, Nancy Princenthal, Irving Sandler, Susan Canning, Barbara Tannenbaum, Jim Long, Mark A. Thompson, and others... Read more
"In an exchange collaboration Silverberg + Hungarian artist, Ágnes Eperjesi, alternated photographing each others' belongings in an attempt to document each other in the spirit of Sol Lewitt... Read more
"Scrapper truck photos, taken at the Kingsbury street scrap yard and around town., Chicago, IL 2003-05" -- T. p.; Board book with images printed on one side of a continuous strip, 12 x 200 c... Read more
Each envelope inserted one card with reproduction of drawings from different Russian professions. Title from card inserted in the last envelope, with stamp at the back: Samizdat. The first envelope ha... Read more
Each issue also has a distinctive title. Catalogs of exhibitions held at Art & Project. Each bulletin issued in limited edition of circa 800 copies. Caption title. Library has seven reprints to re... Read more