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.
Signed and numbered by the artists, library has 5/14.; Text in Korean.; Small book (weighing 14 gram) is held in cut-out cardboard frame (25 x 21 cm.), which is held in a cardboard wrapper.; Book cont... Read more
"Auerbach has created an oversized pop-up book featuring six die-cut paper sculptures that unfold into wonderful, elaborate forms. While much of Auerbach's work has previously dealt with com... Read more
Visual story of creation took place in six days and used two dozen eggs. Egg-shaped cut-out windows throughout the pages.; Gold-stamped title on cover.; Printed in an edition of 1000. Library has copy... Read more
An exploration of color, composition, and transformation in the form of a double-sided accordion book with hand-cut cover. The book comes in several different versions with color and shape variations.... Read more
Portfolio of artwork by twenty Chicago artists. Each artist were asked to create one hundred individual pieces using the 8.5" x 11" letter format including painting on steel, drawing on poly... Read more
A set of 16 coasters printed at SAIC for the Fall 2015 course Relief Print Folios, taught by Oli Watt, teaching assistant was Molly Pattison. Artists include Matias Anon, Marie Baldwin, Caroline Bizie... Read more