Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists


Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists

Asemic writing for mail-artists

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Definition of Asemic Writing - Adapted from Wikipedia

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by david-baptiste chirot Feb 18. 12 Replies

Adapted from Wikipedia Asemic writing is a wordless open semantic form of writing. The word asemic means “having no specific semantic content.” With the nonspecificity of asemic writing there comes a vacuum of meaning which is left for the reader to…Continue

The Martha Stuart School of Asemic Wallpaper - Start Your Career Today! - Special Discount for Prisoners

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Oct 13, 2018. 164 Replies

The Martha Stuart School of Asemic WallpaperFounder:Martha StuartAdministration:Katerina Nikoltsou, Dean of AsemicsDiane Keys, Minister of Propaganda, Student AmbassadorSnooker the Amazing Mail-art Dog, Dean of MenDavid Stafford, Dean of WomenDe…Continue

Personal shorthand jazz writings with words.

Started by Bill Newbold. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Oct 13, 2018. 2 Replies

Can ideas like this be included in the asemic type of development?Jazzy script in a kind of shorthand notation?Continue

The Push and Pull of Graffiti

Started by Sharon Silverman Apr 3, 2018. 0 Replies

I am always fascinated by the art that develops when the Graffiti Artist tags a blank space and the person who hates Graffiti covers it up ...Tag - Cover-up , Tag - Cover-up etc...Continue

Programs converting Asemic Characters to Truetype fonts

Started by Franis. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Mar 28, 2018. 2 Replies

Wondering if people in this group have any recommendations for (hopefully free!) programs out there that convert our stunning characters into truetype fonts? (I'm using the 2014 Long-Term-Support version of Ubuntu Linux and Win7 operating systems,…Continue

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Asemic Writing by Sharon Silverman

Started by Sharon Silverman. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Mar 9, 2016. 2 Replies


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Comment by De Villo Sloan on April 17, 2019 at 1:02am

Kimm Kiriako curates an online exhibit of women asemic writers. The new display is - imho - particularly spectacular. Check it out here:

Many asemic writers are also mail artists, and you'll probably see some names-work familiar to you. Some of our group members might want to consider her gallery.

Comment by De Villo Sloan on April 11, 2019 at 3:38am

I received this great piece from group member Linda Rogers (Toronto, Canada). It also appears on the Asemic Front 2 blog. Thank you, Linda, for some fine asemic art!

Comment by De Villo Sloan on April 6, 2019 at 2:54am

I'm thrilled to have completed a set of snail mail collabs w/ Terry Owenby (Gresham, Oregon, USA) for Asemic Front 2. I continue to document all work related to AF2 as the project is ongoing:

Comment by De Villo Sloan on April 1, 2019 at 1:06am

Received an incredible collab by John M. Bennett (Ohio, USA) & Osvaldo Cibils (Italy) for Asemic Front. Thanks for sharing so much work w. AF & now AF 2. This beautiful work courtesy of Luna Bisonte Prods.

Also documentation of mail sent by Chris Wells (Ohio, USA) at AF2.

Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 19, 2019 at 3:31pm

Study I did for an upcoming collab with Cheryl Penn (South Africa).

Comment by Jan Hodgman on March 14, 2019 at 8:48pm

Oops on that posting. Did something change with the interface?

Comment by Jan Hodgman on March 14, 2019 at 8:47pm

Sending off today:

Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 11, 2019 at 3:45am

New collabs by Diane Keys and me at Asemic Front 2.

Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 9, 2019 at 3:14pm

Yes Sabela, I have used several collabs by Ferran for Asemic Front. You can participate as much as you want.

I can use this starter?

And thank you Terry Owenby.

Comment by Sabela Baña on March 9, 2019 at 11:49am

 VilIo Sloand. I  send to Ferran Destemple for your project.


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