Mail Art Archives

Some Mail-Artists have been doing Mail-Art for a longer time and have saved all they get in, documented what they sent out, collected books, magazines and documentations, and before they knew it were the owner of a Mail Art Archive. Tell us more...

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Do you have a mail-art archive?

Started by Ruud Janssen Feb 4, 2017. 0 Replies

If you have a mail-art archive.please tell a bit about what is in it, how you store it, from which dates the materials are, and if possible show a photo.Continue

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Comment by Michael Leigh yesterday

Thanks maha.  A small select group turned up for the mail art mini symposium and John Held did a great talk and we had fun rubber stamping with Stephen Fowler ( renowned rubber stamp carver and author ) . Sorry you couldnt make it. Some photos attached -

Comment by maha yesterday

all in a book 

Comment by maha yesterday

i can not attend the meeting i live at ny state and would like to keep track of the exhibition too , keep updating and posting online 

lots of thanks to all great job 

Comment by Michael Leigh on February 4, 2020 at 7:29am

Talk by John Held will be at 4:45pm on Tuesday 25th February at All Saints Library, 3rd Floor of Library, All Saints, MMU,  Manchester.  Curious Things exhibition will stay open until 7pm that day for mail art meetings, rubber stamping, photo opportunities  etc etc.

Comment by Michael Leigh on January 19, 2020 at 12:05pm

Just a reminder that the CURIOUS THINGS archive show is still on in Manchester until April 3rd.   There will be a special talk and tour of exhibition on the 25th February at MMU with John Held from USA . More details to be announced soon.

Comment by res nullius aka. "res" on December 29, 2019 at 6:18am

Does anyone out there keep an archive of feminist mail art?  Tks!

Comment by Michael Leigh on December 19, 2019 at 7:47am

Thanks Carl.

Comment by carl baker on December 18, 2019 at 7:06pm

michael, congratulations to u and hazel, the show looks fabulous*

Comment by Michael Leigh on December 18, 2019 at 12:33pm

No idea -  No idea!

Comment by No Idea on December 18, 2019 at 10:00am

Michael, I am curious to know if you have any idea of how many cubic metres of material you have?


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