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Posted by xx jones on February 1, 2015 at 8:00am 1 Comment

Currently in Goa, India I am working on a new series of Mail Art. I have been on the road for the last couple of months, so please forgive for not responding earlier. I know that there is a pile of lovely mail waiting for me when I come home!…

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Past mail art from France

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:41am 0 Comments

Past mail art from France 

Don't know who?

I am not good at reading hand writing...…

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ast mail art from Jan Theuninck the Orthof UFO Barcelona Spain

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:40am 0 Comments

Past mail art from Jan Theuninck the Orthof UFO Barcelona Spain



my photo is not blurry but his photo work is blurry.. lol…

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Past mail art Moreno Menarin in Italy

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:38am 0 Comments

Past mail art Moreno Menarin in Italy who sent me Shozo peace head lots of stuff in 2 envelopes!!…

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Past mail art from Kim Jung Youn in Korea

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:38am 0 Comments

Past mail art from Kim Jung Youn in Korea I like her masking tape art...

Past mail art from Helen Lagache in France

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:36am 0 Comments

Past mail art from Helen Lagache in France

Past mail art from Katerina Nikoltsou

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:36am 0 Comments

Past mail art from Katerina Nikoltsou we were talking that I couldn't make envelope out of corporate store package due to copy right stuff. She suggested that it's I don't sell just exchange that fine, and she sent me Mac Donald package envelope and extra package for me to make. Nice lady... : )…

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Past mail art from Carla Cryptic Oakland CA USA

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:35am 0 Comments

Past mail art from Carla Cryptic Oakland CA USA she enclosed me nice letter.

Mail art from Samuel Montalvetti in Argentina

Posted by Tomoe N on February 1, 2015 at 7:29am 0 Comments

Past mail
Mail art from Samuel Montalvetti in Argentina

From Gerald Bosch - Lexington NC

Posted by jon foster on January 31, 2015 at 7:12pm 0 Comments

Send Gerald Bosch some mail-art. He's just getting started.

122 Estates Dr.

Lexington NC…

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Somehow people always think that if a group of artists work together that then there must automatically be some kind of organisation that coordinates it all. Well, in mail art there are many groups working together. These groups themselves also work together, but there is NO organisation that arranges all the things that go on in the mail art network. The I.U.O.M.A. is the Union that mail artists can become a member of. The Union has no rules. Everybody who is active in mail art and hears about the Union can become a member just by saying so.

In 1988 the idea of the IUOMA was born. I invented this name and made forms for people to become a member of this (fictive) union. About 300 mail artists reacted in a year, and official membership cards were made, even a official Union Magazine was published. Anybody who was a member of the Union could also claim a special function within the Union.

Even today, people still join the Union. And somehow it gives power, to say that YOU are a member of the International Union too. The Main address of the Union is at the TAM-address, P.O.Box 1055, 4801 BB - Breda - Netherlands. It is just the center for archiving all the things that are going on. But I am not in control of the Union. I just invented it. And to make it official, I made myself General-President of this Union. Sure was impressive when I travelled to the USSR in 1991 and went to visit some friends there who were also members of this Union........

Today online on Ning there are almost 4000 members....

 

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New VINYL ART Group!

Started by Valentine Mark Herman in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by Valentine Mark Herman 13 hours ago. 20 Replies

Would you like to join me in a new Group called 'VINYL ART'?I suspect that many of you, like me, have somewhere in your house/garage/attic a collection of old Vinyl records that you have probably not played for a long, long time, but nonetheless…Continue

Mail Artists Addresses?

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I think, it would be very imteresting to have a mailing list of all of us.

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Started by Giovanni Bonanno in Mail-Art Projects Jan 22. 0 Replies

Per la notte bianca di Arte Fiera in cui tutte le gallerie di Bologna saranno aperte dalle ore 18 alle 24, ritorna dopo 20 anni l’artista bolognese Anna Boschi  con una  interessante personale  allo Spazio9 dal titolo “Segno Intimo”. …Continue

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Egg project 2015

Started by Éva Mosonyi in Mail-Art Projects Jan 20. 0 Replies

Dear Artist Colleague!This is the 4th time that the Mail Art Egg Project is being announced. Topic: egg, as a form, shape, patternProject time: 10th January – 15th March 2015Address: Éva Mosonyi, 19 Hegyalja Street, Pécs, H-7625, HungaryWebpage:…Continue

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Started by Mim Golub Scalin in Mail-Art Projects Jan 4. 0 Replies

Hello any one, everyone - I'm having trouble with the message page. I can't respond to messages and I can't delete any. So what's going on. I can send people messages if I use that function on their page (and they're a friend.)Anyone else having a…Continue

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These are the postal rates in the Netherlands starting from januari 2009. Yes, again they raised the rates. Do you have the rates from your country nearby? Could you post them here?Continue

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