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.
Series of photographic spreads, each comprised of four color photographs, and created around the premise of dreams about falling. Included with the photographs are short anecdotes and thoughts. Signed... Read more
Hamilton, Ruth E., Mayer, Roberto L., Karrow, Robert
Illustrated exhibition catalog for "México Ilustrado" at the Newberry Library in Chicago, May 4 - July 17, 1996. The exhibition featured Mexican prints, manuscripts, books and maps from the... Read more
Assemblage book of mail art from various contributors, compiled by David Dallafiora.; "Field Study began in 1993 as a way of reclaiming the negative spaces between art and life. Activities stemmi... Read more
Linoleum cut illustrations on three gate-folded panels, with flaps folding out from the center panel to create an exquisite corpse of fashion from various decades in the 20th century. Letterpress prin... Read more
Photocopies of found film negatives with handwritten narration and illustrations. The photographs 'trace' a long journey along the English canals, from April - October 1958. The negatives we... Read more
Story narrated by Witch Agent JEAP. Each page is lettered by hand, including page numbers and other ephemera, filled with drawings and fanciful typography. Reminiscent of journal pages, personal diari... Read more