New images added to ARTstor Shared Shelf over the last two weeks, including work by Ernesto Neto, Georg Baselitz, Hans Op De Beeck. and many other artists.  We’ve also added images from the books “The Magic of Things: still-life painting” and “Arabesque: graphic design from the Arab world and Persia.”  Click here to view a selection of these images in ARTstor (viewable only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

ARTstor Shared Shelf is a library curated digital collection of art images for use by SAIC Faculty and Students that is available as a part of the ARTstor Image collection. Check out the 180,000+ images from the SAIC collection, along with the 1.8 million images in the main ARTstor collection, here (accessible only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

A small collection of paper art from ARTstor Shared Shelf, showing everything from paper cutting to paper sculptures and installations. We’ve included work by Peter Callesen, Bovey Lee, Rob Ryan and many other artists.  Click here to view a selection of these images in ARTstor (viewable only by SAIC Faculty & Students) or search “paperwork” in ARTstor.

ARTstor Shared Shelf is a library curated digital collection of art images for use by SAIC Faculty and Students that is available as a part of the ARTstor Image collection. Check out the 180,000+ images from the SAIC collection, along with the 1.8 million images in the main ARTstor collection, here (accessible only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

Selected images of alumni publications now on display on the 5th and 6th floors of the Sharp Building, 37 S. Wabash.

The Flaxman Library welcomes all alumni to stop by the library during Alumni Weekend, September 18th - September 21st.

For more information regarding Alumni Weekend and a full list of programming please visit SAIC Alumni Relations here.

Alumni who wish to register for the weekend can do so by following this link:

http://bit.ly/1B9uke3

New images that were added to ARTstor Shared Shelf last month. We’ve included work by Charline von Heyl, Richard Estes, and Chant Avedissian. We’ve also added images from books like “Dead_Lines: death in art” and “A Graphic Muse: Prints by Contemporary American Women.” Click here to view a selection of these images in ARTstor (viewable only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

ARTstor Shared Shelf is a library curated digital collection of art images for use by SAIC Faculty and Students that is available as a part of the ARTstor Image collection. Check out the 180,000+ images from the SAIC collection, along with the 1.8 million images in the main ARTstor collection, here (accessible only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

A selection of images that were added to ARTstor Shared Shelf this July. We’ve uploaded images by Los Carpinteros, Julie Mehretu, and Do Ho Suh. We’ve also added work by Iranian artists Parastou Forouhar, Shadi Ghadirian, and Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian. Click here to view a selection of these images in ARTstor (viewable only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

ARTstor Shared Shelf is a library curated digital collection of art images for use by SAIC Faculty and Students that is available as a part of the ARTstor Image collection. Check out the 180,000+ images from the SAIC collection, along with the 1.8 million images in the main ARTstor collection, here (accessible only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

Welcome back!  The Flaxman Library is excited about some of the new electronic resources we have access to!

These resources are free to SAICers.  When accessing off-campus please enter your artic username and password.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the library at flaxman@saic.edu

A selection images that were added to ARTstor Shared Shelf this June. We’ve uploaded images by artists including Lily Van Der Stokker, Raqib Shaw, George Condo, as well as Dawn Mellor and Jule de Balincourt Click here to view a selection of these images in ARTstor (viewable only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

ARTstor Shared Shelf is a library curated digital collection of art images for use by SAIC Faculty and Students that is available as a part of the ARTstor Image collection. Check out the 180,000+ images from the SAIC collection, along with the 1.8 million images in the main ARTstor collection, here (accessible only by SAIC Faculty & Students).

Did you know the Flaxman Library has access to the streaming video database LGBT Studies Online?

LGBT Studies Online is a cinematic survey of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as well as the cultural and political evolution of the LGBT community. It features award-winning documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select feature films exploring LGBT history, gay culture and subcultures, civil rights, marriage equality, LGBT families, AIDS, transgender issues, religious perspectives on homosexuality, global comparative experiences, and other topics.

LGBT Studies Online is free to SAICers.  Just enter your ARTIC username and password.

stills clockwise from top:

Is It Really So Strange? by William E. Jones

Homoteens by Joan Jubela

Gay USA by Arthur Bressan, Jr.

The Flaxman Library is making buttons to celebrate the start of the new school year, and we need your help! Design a button with your artwork and the words “Flaxman Library” on it. We’ll have one inch round buttons made to give away to new and returning students, staff, and faculty. This contest is open to all SAIC students.  Library staff will choose 1-5 designs. The winners will receive 25 buttons of their own design, plus the library’s undying love and admiration, and also a cookie.
For technical specifications, check out “Design Setup & Templates” for 1-inch round specifications at:http://www.busybeaver.net/templatesPlease submit your DIGITAL files for the one inch round buttons to Elizabeth Aubrey at eaubre@saic.edu by Friday, August, 1st.

The Flaxman Library is making buttons to celebrate the start of the new school year, and we need your help! Design a button with your artwork and the words “Flaxman Library” on it. We’ll have one inch round buttons made to give away to new and returning students, staff, and faculty. This contest is open to all SAIC students.  Library staff will choose 1-5 designs. The winners will receive 25 buttons of their own design, plus the library’s undying love and admiration, and also a cookie.

For technical specifications, check out “Design Setup & Templates” for 1-inch round specifications at:
http://www.busybeaver.net/templates

Please submit your DIGITAL files for the one inch round buttons to Elizabeth Aubrey at eaubre@saic.edu by Friday, August, 1st.