Flaxman Library Special Collections hosts a range of exhibitions and events that connect our holdings with the broader cultural dialogue at SAIC and throughout the city of Chicago. To view our current exhibitions and events schedule, as well as information about proposing an exhibition or event, click here.

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The Body is Merely the Apparition of a Framework

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This exhibition speaks to the ephemeral nature of the corporeal body, the nullity of selfhood under the paradigm of the image, the vacuity of an…

The Book, Embodied

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Books often exist as relatively autonomous art objects, detached from the bodies who made them. The Book, Embodied explores how artist publications…