ADD & PASS - The X Files


ADD & PASS - The X Files

In the Mail Art activity, there are interesting ideas that are explored, like Mail Art Calls, Collaborative Books, Visual Poetry etc, and we also have the  ADD & PASS, which are created somewhere in the world by a Mail Artist who send by mail one "object", proposing that it be changed or simply Added an Artistic Intervention by another Mail Artist, appealing that the "object" being referred back to an following artist, chosen randomly or not.The original creator Add its Address on the "object" in hopes that later return him, filled with interventions of Mail Artists from different places and countries, giving him a great satisfaction to see the "object" with a new "life".

This group aims to be the dissemination place to the Add and Pass, and a ARCHIVE of it, however, giving preference to " Booklets",becouse it is here that the individuals have their own space to give wings to is imagination and technique.

Location: IUOMA
Members: 112
Latest Activity: on Saturday

Discussion Forum

Question from a New Person

Started by Terry Owenby. Last reply by Jennifer Wallace May 12. 5 Replies

Hello.I've done add and pass swaps before and love them. In those swaps, we passed a postcard from one person to another through the mail, using a predetermined online list. I am a bit unclear on the…Continue

Who is next?

Started by Pam McVay. Last reply by Pam McVay Dec 2, 2018. 1 Reply

Here are two pages of Jon Foster's larger magazine A & P.  Or maybe it is MomKat's?  It has been through a few people already.  Would anyone else like to add to this?  There are some nice pages…Continue

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Comment by Amy Irwen on May 17, 2012 at 8:23pm
Thanks Carina...its on its way to Angie *!*
Comment by Carina on May 17, 2012 at 7:48pm

Looks great Amy!! Very creative...

Comment by Eduardo Cardoso on May 17, 2012 at 3:53am

Add + Pass - The mail art's exquisite corpse. :D

Comment by Amy Irwen on May 16, 2012 at 10:17pm

Page 1.2

Page 3.4


Comment by Amy Irwen on May 14, 2012 at 11:23pm

Add and Pass - started in the UK - on to Cali...

Comment by Amy Irwen on May 11, 2012 at 3:46pm

Michael Orr - originator

Susan McAllister

Amy Irwen

Comment by Samuel Montalvetti on May 9, 2012 at 7:14pm

Comment by PIRO on May 8, 2012 at 9:34pm

Thanks Amy. I like the whole concept together.  I scan to keep a copy.

Comment by Amy Irwen on May 8, 2012 at 2:34pm
Great finish Roberto!!! This will be a surprise for Nadine! <3
Comment by Carina on May 8, 2012 at 8:18am



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