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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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1100.14
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A series of illustrations focusing on how a glove can remain a central character in a series of events across decades. From the artist: "Max...

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Author: Levin, Shaun
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Zine 11.86
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"All writers, at some point, rely on a café to write in. The comfort of people around you, the sounds, the attention to your basic needs...

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Author: Sofa Stains
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Zine 7.14
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Plastic bag contains photocopied illustrations and one audio CD. Includes multi-colored loose-leaf papers of varying sizes which feature...

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RA 2.743 (Restricted Access)
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Three folded booklets, two pages each, by Fluxus artist Davi Det Hompson. All open into posters featuring monochromatic prints, suggestive...

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Author: Dyment, Dave
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RA 3.171 (Restricted Access)
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"Every Building in the Sunset Strip explores the relationship between architecture, the automobile and the camera lens, while paying tribute...

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RA 2.769 (Restricted Access)
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Box of Holiday Art Cards issues by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2002. Commissioned and curated by Lisa Wainwright, with...

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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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Zine 9.01
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Mini-comic featuring multiple overlapping narratives, "Tell Me More is a collection of intimate thoughts, desires, and pursuits that are...

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Author: Smyth, Tim
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1500.07
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Photographs taken by Tim Smyth in Damascus one year after dictator Bashar al-Assad's 2007 're-election' before the Arab Spring and the begin...

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16.25
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Three short stories by Kirsten Aguilar, paired with illustrations by Julie Yeagle. Includes two posters, each with an image replicated from...

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4700.05
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"A collection of artwork spanning the career of underground comix legend Kim Deitch. Includes "Sex, Drugs, and Sweet Music," Deitch's...

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4700.06
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"Mould Map is a New Comics & Narrative Art Publication, co-edited by Hugh Frost and Leon Sadler... focusing on precise editing and art...

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5.36
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Special edition CD and prints. Two folded pages featuring four photographs by Sergej Vutuc, laser printed in silver and black, and one CD on...

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93.01
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CD and poster. Features eight tracks by Basque musical group, Atanas Akerstra, whose music is described as experimental psychedelic rock and...

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94.04
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Core Strengthening is a set of six prints described on the publisher's website as, "A series to help better one's self." The prints are...

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91.73
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"TRUEBLACK is a composition of drawing, writing, graphic design and offset printing techniques. It is meant to be mass produced and...

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Author: Hammar, Emma
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Oversize 3.13
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"Uses the archive of a defunct metal factory in Västerås, Sweden, to create a vision of a Utopian world made of twisted aluminium and...

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Author: Winston, Sam
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z507.09
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A poster depicting two columns. On the left, a narrative is told word by word, while the right column lists the dictionary definitions for...

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Author: Hart, Richard
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Zine 10.73
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"An interchangeable poster set and mini-zine produced by the artist during the Copyshop Residency program by Endless Editions. Hart's work...

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Author: Jegers, Liana
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Zine 11.17
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Drawings with floral motifs in mostly domestic settings, made while the artist was traveling. Also includes a folded poster featuring a...