All Things Trashpo

This is a place to explore all things trashpo (Trash Poetry)and found objects.  Trashpo is 1) economical 2) environmentally responsible and 3) challenging. It's a great way to repurpose all the trash that our planet is buried in!

Location: the dumpster, junkyard, waste basket, landfill
Members: 134
Latest Activity: 1 hour ago

Discussion Forum

Restroom News

Started by Holly Cooper. Last reply by Holly Cooper yesterday. 63 Replies

Ya'll I haven't done any mail art lately as I just can seem to find the creativity for it. I've been in a long derth. But I do collect some odd bits of paper that I enjoy. I am an educational consultant and visit schools. Here's a great news sheet I…Continue

The TrashPo-Litzer Prize - Landfill of Fame

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Mar 24. 346 Replies

Mail-artists are making astonishing breakthroughs in Trashpo. The Trash Po-litzer Prize (based on the idea of the Pulitzer Prize) can be awarded by anyone to anyone else (even yourself) at any time. Please post scans and the name of the artist in…Continue

About Junk Drawers

Started by Dan Mouer. Last reply by Dan Mouer Mar 3. 35 Replies

Not that kind of junk and not thse kinds of drawers... Hey, we all have them. I have several. They are veritable trasher troves of useless and useful-but-forgotten stuff. Papers, letters from lost lovers, dried up fountain pens, church attendance…Continue

What the hell is DKult?

Started by Diane Keys. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Jan 18, 2013. 28 Replies

DKult was originated by DeVillo Sloan-- a Kult comprised of my 'fans' ---DKulters. He was the only one at the time and possibly even now.   But It has evolved into a friendly neighborhood Kult devoted to the worship of trash and  the creation of…Continue

Official Trashpo Handbook & DKult Directory

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Mail Art Martha Nov 6, 2012. 7 Replies

OFFICIAL TRASHPO HANDBOOK & DKULT DIRECTORY(This document is always under construction. Your comments and contributions are welcome! Just leave a message/pics in the comment stream, and I will update.)Aesthetic Trashbook - (see Trashbook) Angie…Continue


Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Nov 2, 2012. 12 Replies


Definition of Trashpoetry and Trashbooks

Started by Diane Keys. Last reply by yves maraux Jul 20, 2012. 26 Replies

Trashpo means many things to many people and maybe broadly has come to mean-art made from garbage. Other terms and subdivisions include:poubellisme:  french trash art (art made from contents of "poubelles" (trash bins)garbology-general term for…Continue

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Comment by Alicia Starr 1 hour ago

Collaboration with DK and me. 

Comment by De Villo Sloan 18 hours ago

Richard Canard has been sending a lot of m-a recently, including this musing on Trashpo.

Comment by Borderline Grafix 22 hours ago

I'd sign up if I already wasn't signed up!  Those levels are hard to ascend, but boy, what beautiful garbage!

Comment by Mail Art Martha yesterday

Dkult, The Movie! Fantastic!

Comment by Diane Keys yesterday

The DKULT recruitment video is finally live. Please direct all your potential Dkulters to this link.

Comment by Not Hi Ng yesterday

Oh yes, The DKult Family portrait does say it all.

Comment by Diane Keys yesterday

Fabulous BG!  it really sums it all up--our goal is to create a race of minimalist one mind consciousness

Comment by Borderline Grafix yesterday

DKult Family Portrait 2014

Comment by Dan Mouer on Monday
Don't have a clue what is at that address 47 years later, but at the time it was...well it is where I met Mei
Comment by Dan Mouer on Sunday
That little red card from Singapore is really the only object left from my 1966-67 sojourn in S. E. Asia

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