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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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101.80
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This DVD includes 5 films by Ben Russell and collaborators; they were originally shot on 16 mm format as well as HD.

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105.53
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The dream-like narrative is explored through line drawings and animation.; Housed in cloth bound four-flap cardboard box (13 x 13 x 2 cm.)

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105.56
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"A digital recording, heavily edited and layered (though no effects were used) of me chewing on a microphone. This experiment matched...

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111.21
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Documents a 2006 temporary exhibition by Jesse Jones in which an industrial space in Dublin was converted into a temporary drive-in movie...

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118.67
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The book references the artist's 'weed sculptures', made from detritus found in his neighborhood. DVD includes an animation on the...

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113.51
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J&L Video is the first in a new series of DVD anthologies featuring original shorts by contemporary artists and filmmakers. Artists include...

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Author: Cohen, Alice
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12.91
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Folder contains: 1 DVD-ROM and 1 folded description sheet.; "An impressionistic animation based on the habits, superstitions, and lore...

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121.96
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Macintosh only. From the inside cover "CLIMB was originally salvaged from a dumpster along with an old reel to reel tape recorder. It was...

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RA 2.543 (Restricted Access)
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Images and text in Portuguese and English from the 1973 film directed by Eduardo Clark are reproduced in book form with accompanying mini...

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Zine 6.27
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Consisting of a zine, broadside and film featuring a performance by the band Afterrabbit.; Zine and broadside are illustrated with hand-cut...

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RA 2.755 (Restricted Access)
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A portfolio of original work by 20 SAIC students in the Performance Department responding to question of What is Next for Feminism. Foreword...

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RA 2.760 (Restricted Access)
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In Lille Carré's animated film, a man fantasizes about a fantastical alternative to his life. He lies sideways on the floor to make his view...

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Zine 20.14
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"This book chronicles Japanther's music, performances as well as there long list of collaborators through collages, essays, artwork, photos...

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Zine Oversize 1.03
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The box containing zine projects created for the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) course ARTHI 3813: Punk 101, Fall 2008...

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16.56
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Masculinity/Femininity is an experimental film project interrogating normative notions of gender, sexuality and performance.; Shot primarily...

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5.22
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"Secret Earth" is a collection of grainy, scratched, black and white photos by Sergej Vutuc and a video titled "A Wreck," by Francisco Saco...

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93.28
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Errata was originally produced as a 16mm film depicting photocopying copies of copies. Beginning with a blank sheet of paper, each frame of...

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93.30
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Digital fashion magazine. Includes interviews and video clips.; Description based on: Vol. 1, No. 2.

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96.31
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Created by the Finnish artists Tellervo and Oliver Kalleinen, giving people a creative way to let off steam about the annoying aspects of...

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Author: Uman, Naomi
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96.37
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DVD contains five short 16 mm films. Uman's process makes use of scratched, dyed, and hand-processed imagery. Content works in a grey area...

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96.38
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"Her Noise, an exhibition, gathered international artists who use sound to investigate social relations, inspire action or uncover hidden...

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Author: Kuennen, Joel
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96.41
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"In a hypertrophic cultural environment, the only thing one can do is break things apart to see how they may fit together. This looks like...

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94.68
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CD and DVD contain live sound and video recordings from the Event Score concert "FLUXSWEET," organized by Taketo Shimada on 02.14.2005 at...

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96.69
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"Suitable Video is a curated platform for showcasing exciting and innovative moving-image art by established and emerging artists. For each...

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Author: Calle, Sophie
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93.71
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In "Ou et quand?" Sophie Calle uses her classic diaristic style to document meeting with the visionary Maud Kristen. Upon meeting her, Calle...

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RA 1.277 (Restricted Access)
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"The pop up book 'Legend: An A-Z of the Lea Valley' was assembled on the 'Pop Up Pop Up' public production line and interactive performance...

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Author: Ono, Yōko
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RA 1.310 (Restricted Access)
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In 2013, women of all ages, from all countries of the world were invited by Yoko Ono to send a testament of harm done to them for being a...

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Oversize 1.69
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An introduction to Meese as the "Dictator of Art" done with a collection of 400 collages that act as his manifestoes. Includes a DVD of a...

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RA 2.233 (Restricted Access)
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DVD-ROM. Documenting one year performance by punching a time clock on the hour, every hour, for a year, from Apr. 11, 1980-Apr. 11, 1981.

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Z28.20
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"... barring the forced quartering of soldiers in private homes, was represented by a reimagined nuclear football -- an attaché case like...

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Z25.11
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Issue 11 features contributions by Tom Bissell, Sean Warren, Samantha Hunt, Robert Olmstead, T.C. Boyle, David Means, Doug Dorst, Joyce...

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Zine 10.84
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"This publication presents drawings and documents related to the life of Dr. Sheri Myes, an unsung genius in the exploration of human...

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133.80
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"Published by the Later Half of the Year Project, 2015 of Changdong Residency, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art"--From DVD...