Alex Idle
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Mail-Artist since:
1963
My Website:
http://www.archives.gov/research/jfk/review-board/
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
Neoism. My friend Karine Elliott got me involved.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
c/o Moan Lisa's Art Akademie™
PO Box 248
North Liberty
IA 52317-0248

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Gang Psychology

Posted on May 4, 2016 at 2:00pm 3 Comments

I wasn't on the IUOMA for 24 hours before I got this.

Dear Alex Idle, I apologize for having confused you with a correspondent of mine I call the Lone Gunman Neoist. That is just some fun we were having. I am too trusting, and I did not realize something else was going on here. I have removed the blog here at the IUOMA and at M-L. I request you and I have no more contact. I also apologize to IUOMA-Ning for having attracted this vermin. The part of your mail to me that I did not…
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Real Artists

Posted on May 3, 2016 at 12:00pm 11 Comments

1. Don't have fun.

2. Don't have jobs.

3. Don't have mortgages.

4. Don't get a marriage licence.

5. Don't pay income tax.

6. Don't pled guilty just to get probation, only bitches cop a plea.

7. Don't have petty-bourgeois values.

8. Don't have "friends", they have comrades.

I AM A REAL ARTIST, ARE YOU?

To My Bourgeois Critics

Posted on May 2, 2016 at 3:00am 4 Comments

Opposition to my art is characterized by the following features:

1.) a disdainful attitude toward theory and an inclination toward eclecticism;

2.) disrespect for the tradition of their own organization;

3.) anxiety for personal “esthetic” at the expense of anxiety for objective truth;

4.) nervousness instead of consistency;

5.) cowardice

6.) readiness to jump from one position to another;

7.) lack of understanding of revolutionary technique and active… Continue

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At 1:13am on June 2, 2016, Thomas Brown said…

At 12:06pm on May 8, 2016, Bruno Cassaglia said…
At 4:23am on May 4, 2016, Jessica Manack said…
Pittsburgh, yes...in PA, not TX, though!
At 2:18am on May 4, 2016, Lynn Radford said…

Thank you for saying so, Alex. He is a dear friend, a very talented poet and artist and I am happy to support him. He has done the same for me, as well. :)

At 9:14am on May 3, 2016, Carlos I. Botana said…

MAILART PROJECT

Las Meninas by Diego Velázquez
Size: Free
Technique: Free
Deadline: August 15, 2016
Exhibition: September, 2016
No sales. No jury. No return
The work is publisehed in the "blog": mailartlasmeninasdecanido.blogspot.com
Send your work to:
Carlos I. Botana
C/. Javier López López
Nº 11 - portal 2 - 3º E
At 11:17pm on May 1, 2016, Luis Drayton said…

Hiya Alex! Thanks everso for the friends request- though I should point out music is what I'm really doing these days... You'll find my current album "Inner Life" on iTunes, amazon, spotify, GooglePlay etc - but there's lots of free stuff at my bandcamp... http://luisdrayton.bandcamp.com/

:)

Luis XXX

http://luisdrayton.com

https://www.facebook.com/Luis69Drayton

At 6:38pm on May 1, 2016, Lynn Radford said…

Thanks for the request and the compliment! :D

At 4:20pm on May 1, 2016, Thomas Brown said…

Thanks Alex Idle.

 
 
 

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