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"Shower" by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata (Porto, Portugal)

Posted by De Villo Sloan on August 3, 2015 at 3:17pm 0 Comments

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Mail art by IUOMA member Monsenhor enVide neFelibata (Porto,…

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56 Biennale Di Venezia / TULKU, LE INCARNAZIONI MISTICHE DEL TIBET - Padiglione Tibet 2015

Posted by Giovanni Bonanno on August 3, 2015 at 12:09pm 0 Comments

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56 Biennale Di Venezia / ALBERTO FORTIS AL PADIGLIONE TIBET 2015

Posted by Giovanni Bonanno on August 3, 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

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Wonderful needlework and sketches by Torma Cauli and Richard Canard

Posted by Carina on August 3, 2015 at 10:09am 0 Comments

Torma Cauli, Budapest, Hungary…

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Camp Mail Competition

Posted by Brooke Cooks on August 3, 2015 at 2:30am 2 Comments

My 14 year old daughter Hope is going to camp tomorrow and is having a competition with her best friend to see who can get the most mail while they are away.  If you have time, and you are close enough to get mail to just outside Seattle,…

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The Radiograms of Marie Wintzer

Posted by David Stafford on August 3, 2015 at 1:11am 4 Comments

From the Musee Wakoshi Catalog, The Art of Marie Wintzer:…

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Cherchez Laurence !

Posted by Mariana Serban on August 2, 2015 at 12:49pm 0 Comments

  A suivre....To be continuated....!!!!! Regards

Always surprises and great art from Laurence !

Posted by Mariana Serban on August 2, 2015 at 12:44pm 1 Comment

Always surprises and great art from Laurence !

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Cherchez Laurence...

Posted by Mariana Serban on August 2, 2015 at 12:41pm 0 Comments

some nice and special works from Laurence Gillot...

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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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"Shower" by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata (Porto, Portugal)

Mail art by IUOMA member Monsenhor enVide neFelibata (Porto, Portugal)August 3, 2015 - Monsenhor enVide neFelibata is a talented artist who, based on his commentary, is more interested in the fine art aspects of the Eternal Network than, for instance, the performance dimension or Trashpo. I am certainly thrilled to have this example of his work!! But I also note that in this and in other works of his I have…See More
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TIBET PAVILION - 56 Biennale di Venezia 2015

Started by Giovanni Bonanno in Mail-Art Information. Last reply by Bruno Cassaglia yesterday. 1 Reply

PADIGLIONE TIBET 2015  /  9 maggio  -  28 agosto 2015  VENEZIA     TIBET PAVILIONproject by Ruggero Maggi Santa Marta…Continue

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Exquisite Corpses

Started by Phoebe Willison in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by SaraMarie Bottaro Jul 28. 19 Replies

Hello!I’m currently in my final year of art school in London, and as a part of my degree show I’ve created a postcard exchange, and I am wondering whether anyone would like to play?It exists as a pass along project, with the underlying theme of…Continue

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DeepDream [online image transmogrification]

Started by Ficus strangulensis in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Jul 24. 3 Replies

DeepDream! Wow! This is an online, image manipulation service which takes your file input and changes it according to arcan rules [???] apparently using imagery it finds online. So far it seems to add a lot of faces and eyes but I imagine it will…Continue

Mail Artists Addresses?

Started by Litsa Spathi / NOBODY in Mail-Art Information. Last reply by Dale Johnson Jul 16. 410 Replies

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

ABOUT EVENT CALLs

Started by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata in Technical Details in Mail-Art. Last reply by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata Jul 14. 2 Replies

Well... imagine someone creates an event for a mail art call.And that I have more than one idea and end up creating more than one artwork.Do you think correct to mail one to the "EVENT CALLER" and the rest to some other participant of such event? Or…Continue

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RECEIVED & SENT ARTWORK

Started by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata in Mail-Art Discussions. Last reply by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata Jul 14. 2 Replies

I try to keep an updated database of address.I keep track of the amount of mailart sent and from whom I receive so to never forget to mail back. For now, the given numbers are: SENT 312 / RECEIVED 37 ... , I know that many mail gets lost into a deep…Continue

TOOLS OF THE TRADE

Started by Monsenhor enVide neFelibata in Mail-Art Discussions Jul 7. 0 Replies

Regarding one suggestion that was made a few days ago from another person on this community:It would be an interesting idea to add to your mail art envelope content a small piece of material from your local hometown or country. Maybe an envelope or…Continue

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inaugurazione  venerd' alle 20,30  - Quilianoartisti presenti : Fernando Andolcetti, Dmitry Babenko, Francesca Biasetton, Anna Boschi, Bruno Cassaglia, Cinzio Cavallerin, Cinzia Farina, Lia Franzia, Luciano Laschi , Alfonso Lentini, Enrico Morelli.…Continue

 
 
 

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