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No Idea commented on Mary Anne's blog post Blog number eight: Strike or not
"I recall how in 1970s we were supposed to use plastic because paper use was destroying forests. Now trees are a renewable resource and using plastic is the oh-so-bad thing. It was also recommended to put a couple of bricks in the toilet tank to…"
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No Idea commented on Ilya Semenenko-Bassin's blog post The exhibition “Capturing the City”
"I meant to write: Thanks for sharing this information at the end of the comment. It's great to see as I am interested in the many ways people present mail art. I also have some knowledge of how museums operate. The exhibition process is a…"
Sep 15
No Idea commented on Ilya Semenenko-Bassin's blog post The exhibition “Capturing the City”
"I like this idea of looking at personal collections to see what they tell us. They are unofficial museums in their own right. I can read much of the English language text in the photo and google translate helps with understanding the…"
Sep 15
No Idea commented on Ilya Semenenko-Bassin's blog post I thank my art friends! Do you recognize your work in a shop window?
"Some things look familiar. Unfortunately, the resolution of the image makes it impossible to be sure. Very nice presentation!"
Sep 15
No Idea commented on MISS NOMA's group The W.Reginald Bray Appreciation Society
"Mail art history (a note): Postcards on Parchment: The Social Lives of Medieval Books is a delightful study that identifies this group of images for the first time, and explores how these objects functioned apart from the books in which…"
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mini mail art

one could say this is a group for the small minded or those interested in shrinking the archive...See More
Sep 11
No Idea posted a status
"Related: snap+share: transmitting photographs from mail art to social networks. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 2019 (+catalogue)"
Sep 11
No Idea commented on Ruud Janssen's group Mail-Art Projects List
"Is there any way for non-Facebook users (like me) to see the posters? I tried googling FIVE/CINQ, which did produce several interesting links. Here's a sampling: Toast Postes Artistamp Archive; Gina Lotta Post Artistamp Museum and Archivve; ART…"
Sep 10
No Idea commented on MISS NOMA's group The W.Reginald Bray Appreciation Society
"You can get info here: http://postenomade.over-blog.com/2019/09/10eme-jmfta.html ;(It's in French.)"
Sep 6
No Idea commented on MoriceMarcuse's group Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exibition Supporting Group
"Leaving soon..."
Aug 27
No Idea commented on MoriceMarcuse's group Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exibition Supporting Group
"Likewise for my mailing. Think I'll send another one to see if it or both eventually arrive. The building's certainly not a very nice site. :("
Aug 27
No Idea commented on Dean aka Artist in Seine's group LOST MAIL ART
"Just discovered this group courtesy of res' post. How sad! Perhaps a lot of it has drifted off and up into the aether..."
Aug 24
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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!See More
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mini mail art

one could say this is a group for the small minded or those interested in shrinking the archive...See More
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Conceptual Mail Art Projects

This is a place for listing mail art project ideas – however impossible, theoretical or incomplete they might be. Think of it as an archive or a dumping ground for projects that haven’t yet or cannot, practically speaking, be realised. Think of it also as a bank of ideas that may inspire  other mail artists. See More
Aug 12

Profile Information

Mail-Artist since:
2010 (or maybe 1983)
My Website (without http://):
http://postboxtomailboxnoplainart.blogspot.fi/
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
For its sense of freedom, inherent humour and all the strange ways mail artists explore the mundane.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
Taivaanvuohentie 3 B 13, Helsinki, Finland
4johngayer@gmail.com

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At 11:46pm on June 1, 2019, Carmela Rizzuto said…

Thanks for the info on marker art process.

At 10:16pm on March 1, 2019, Ilya Semenenko-Bassin said…

I liked your flooring material. I extracted this material from the postal envelope. Something sprouted on it !!!

At 12:56pm on January 15, 2019, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Arrivata!!!!  bellissima!!!1  ti abbraccio. b  W LA MAIL ART W IUOMA!!!!!1

At 12:13am on December 19, 2018, Norma Soulet said…

Hi John,

Hope you are doing well.

So happy my Fabric Fragment arrived and you like it.

Until next time,

Norma

At 7:51pm on November 23, 2018, Ilya Semenenko-Bassin said…

Hello John,

 

I sent you a collage to the specified address.

At 12:12pm on November 1, 2018, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Ciao John ti ho inviato una Mail Art... un abbraccio W LA MAIL ART!!!!

At 4:50pm on July 19, 2018, carl baker said…

thanks john,

theres nothing on the iuoma projects page.

At 10:12pm on February 6, 2018, Gen Harrison said…

Why thank you kind sir...

At 2:08am on February 3, 2018, emily louise said…

Thanks for the greetings.  I'm very new to IUOMA and am just starting to explore the website. greeting back from Eureka, California

At 3:16pm on February 2, 2018, em scheer said…

thanks for the greetings and all the best to Helsinki!

 
 
 

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