Time: September 14, 2010 at 12pm to November 15, 2010 at 5pm
Location: Modesto Art Museum
Street: 404 Patrick Lane
City/Town: Modesto, California, 95350
Website or Map: http://modestoartmuseum.org
Event Type: mail, art, call
Organized By: Bob Barzan
Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2010
Airmail 100 Mail Art Invitation
You are invited be part of the historic 100th anniversary celebration of air mail by creating a piece of airmail mail art and sending it to the Modesto Art Museum for the international exhibition in January to March 2011. Just follow the directions below.
Mail Art Theme: airmail, the beginning of airmail, future airmail, some aspect of airmail, faux historic airmail, zeppelins, space airmail, fantasy airmail, etc.
Format: Envelopes (letter, legal, DL, or C6 envelopes, maximum size 4.5x9.5 inches, 115x245 mm) post cards (same size limits), and stamps. We will frame and display only the side with postage and address. The postage and address should be part of the art work.
Deadline for all entries: Monday, 15 November 2010
Exhibition: Modesto, California, 18 January to 6 March 2011 at the McHenry Museum in downtown Modesto. Also online exhibit. Viewers and artists will be able to comment online about the art.
Documentation of Participation: on museum web site and to all adult artists
Return: mail art will not be returned, it will become part of the museum's collection
Send Entries to:
Modesto Art Museum
404 Patrick Lane
Modesto, CA 95350 USA