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LOST MAIL ART

This is a place where you can blog your mail art which went missing.  It will give us an idea of: 

1) How many Mail Art pieces go missing 

2) Types of Mail Art pieces which go missing 

3) Which countries were involved   

It will also be a way for the "would be recipient" and the rest of us to see what you sent.  

Awards & competitions to be announced at a later date!

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Latest Activity: May 20, 2017

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Comment by Rebecca Guyver on February 22, 2017 at 9:08pm

Hey Dean,did you get the record I mailed to you? I FORGOT to take a picture of it!

Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on October 14, 2016 at 8:25pm

Hands Free sent to PATRICIA LANDON in USA on 13 January 2016.

It never arrived.  Poor handling I guess.

Better luck next time.

Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on June 17, 2015 at 1:01am

An After Eight that went too far.  I sent this "as is" on 17 Dec 2014 to Laurence Gillot in France.I guess the post person eight it!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 20, 2015 at 2:46pm

Once upon a time, I sent a copy of Richard Baudet's "Green Tube" to Yuri,

in the hope that he can trace it through the US Post...

but seems to be no luck so far.

Yuri did send a very nice "thank you"...

Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on January 29, 2015 at 8:36am

Sent to Raphael Elle in France.  This one was never seen again.I'm not having a lot of luck with vinyl records.But I will still turn them out.

 

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 12, 2014 at 4:33pm

Oh No! that is a beauty, Richard...framed green tube of paint!

However, it looks like your wonderful calligraphy was not read

by the US Postal machines perhaps? "Elizabeth" is too lovely

for a digital machine to understand... sigh.

However, we can take action!

I am going to write the Postal Recovery Center in Atlanta , Georgia,

and send in a "PS Form 1510"...along with a scan of this mail art.

If they don't find it, perhaps the "NIXIES" in Salt Lake City, Utah will.

Those NIXIES are super heroes of the US Post Office!

After 2 months, they returned "lost" mail back to me :

Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on December 12, 2014 at 4:06pm

OH NO Richard.  This is lost?  Les Tubes!

Comment by Richard BAUDET on December 12, 2014 at 2:05pm

sent to Yuri Cano  Feb.2014

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on November 11, 2014 at 6:04pm

Maybe because it had a "curse", eh?

( or maybe because it was in an ENVELOPE????)

See:

For October 31...LATE but not LOST :-)

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on November 11, 2014 at 5:33pm

I was lost...but now?

(I BLOG!...soon)

 

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