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Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection

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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 over twelve 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.

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Author: Hornor, Dave
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107.89
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"Attache is three booklets inserted into a gray, rubber stamped envelope (19 x 27 cm). Part one, At-a-boy Attache is meant to be a bomb in...

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Author: Lloyd, Kelly
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111.29
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This book consists of a series of brochures with phrases and photographs seemingly chosen at random. A loose theme of racial identity holds...

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115.81
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"The artist's book Ki-da Rilke evolved in relation to the exhibition "Line Wall" by Sung Hwan Kim. In the book, Kim engages with the work of...

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Author: Welle, Grauen
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126.75
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A booklet with a color crayon drawing on the front page and black-and-white photocopied pages containing photographs of various artworks...

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Zine 7.11
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Corpus Corpus is an anthology series based around a theme with an emphasis on Chicago artists. Often photocopy-printed on brightly colored...

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Zine 6.19
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Sheets held together with rubber band and attached to a laminated support.; "Trashed & rehashed is an investigation of Kinko's/FedEx as an...

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RA 2.782 (Restricted Access)
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Text in Italian. Brief essay on mail art, mass communication, and stamp art on a single piece of paper. Rainbow-gradient text, possibly a...

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1300.10
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Catalogue to accompany a touring exhibition. It uses four major bodies of work published previously in book form, Sleeping by the...

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Author: Dong, Yewen
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1300.13
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A visual and tactile exploration of the shape and temperature of water through the use of aluminum foil and layering; a tunnel effect is...

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1300.19
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"By the Piece is a research-based artists' book, telling the story of Agnes Nestor, a worker at the Chicago Eisendrath Glove Company, who...