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.
"Founded in 2018 on the campus of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Critics’ Union reimagines the role of the public editor. Acknowledging the decline of ombudsman positions throughout... Read more
"The Binder and the Server, the outcome of several group discussions among Triple Canopy editors, was written by senior editor Colby Chamberlain and originally appeared in Art Journal, vol 70, no... Read more
Reproductions of twelve tintype photographs inspired by the artist's home life. Images are inkjet printed, the text is LaserJet printed. End paper and cotton rag covers are handmade.; Library has... Read more
Edited by Donwood Bricks and Max Stocklosa. "The most recent issue of Loofy Magazin is going one step further as it focuses on the collaboration with 8 featured groups that also have a strong int... Read more
“An illustrated essay exploring the corporeal realities of our graphic-centric times and posing questions towards the future."--From the artists.; The essay navigates the relationship between hum... Read more
A self-reflection on the thoughts of what it is to be forgotten. Filled with various thoughts and imagery that are reminiscent of fading memories, overlooked items, and things taken for granted in the... Read more
“'I put the images in storage for two weeks, which turned into two months. The entire storage unit flooded and the owner didn’t tell anyone, so by the time I arrived, the images were just mostly... Read more