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IS SIZE IMPORTANT IN CONTEMPORARY ART?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ian C Dengler Sep 27, 2014. 17 Replies

It seems to be, ie the bigger the canvas the 'better' it is perceived to be, the more likely it is to be in important (museum) collections, the more money it will get at auctions, the more fame will…Continue

TODAY IS THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL VINYL ART DAY

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gü Jun 17, 2014. 4 Replies

TODAY'S THE DAY!16 June,…Continue

AN INSANE FRENCH ARTIST?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Prairie Kittin Oct 22, 2014. 14 Replies

The following story appeared in today's UK "Daily Telegraph":COCK-A- DOODLE OOH.... A MAN WHO SUFFERED FOR HIS ARTA South African performance artist who tied a live rooster to his penis during an…Continue

New VINYL ART Group!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Valentine Mark Herman Jan 31, 2015. 20 Replies

Would you like to join me in a new Group called 'VINYL ART'?I suspect that many of you, like me, have somewhere in your house/garage/attic a collection of old Vinyl records that you have probably not…Continue

 

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Carolyn Cline replied to Valentine Mark Herman's discussion Monica's Moniker in the group Self Portraits
"When I first started doing mailart, I was rubberlubber (or rbrlubber) because I did a lot of rubberstamp carving. When I made artistamps, they sometimes said Nonesuch Post or 2C (my initials) on the border. When Ifinally joined IUOMA and was filling…"
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Group for Cat-Lovers

A group for people who love Cats -- everyone's invited to join, and their cats, of course. We welcome all Cat lovers and any and all Mail Art that features anything about Cats or Kats. Group formerly known as Katerina Nikoltsou.See More
Aug 8
Ti Ar Raden commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"En attendant la mi-août, two cats briefly "side by side" on International Cat Day"
Aug 8
Ana Kawajiri left a comment for Valentine Mark Herman
"Hi Valentine, I just posted some pictures of a card you've sent me a long time ago, check it out: http://iuoma-network.ning.com/profiles/blogs/back-to-the-90-s-from-valentine-mark-herman Thanks again! (:"
Aug 8
Linda Rogers left a comment for Valentine Mark Herman
"I like it! "
Aug 4
Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"'Love Ali Khat! And here is a Cat on a specially unique folded envelope by Yayoi :-)"
Aug 1
Fleur Helsingor commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"Here's a cute cartoon that I received from Mail Art Martha, featuring Ali Khat and Vermina the Rat. I love the cat's tail!"
Jul 30
Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"meow...cat card from Sabela!"
Jul 30
Linda Rogers left a comment for Valentine Mark Herman
"Nothing like orange on black!"
Jul 26
Ella Banker commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"Hey guys it's Ella I just joined if anyone has something to send I would be happy to receive it!!"
Jul 24
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Group for Cat-Lovers

A group for people who love Cats -- everyone's invited to join, and their cats, of course. We welcome all Cat lovers and any and all Mail Art that features anything about Cats or Kats. Group formerly known as Katerina Nikoltsou.See More
Jul 24
Sabela Baña commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"I received Cat Tme Wonderfull of katerina Nikoltsou from  Thessaloniki"
Jul 20
Sabela Baña commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"I received wonderfull mail art of Angie&Snooky."
Jul 17
Sabela Baña commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"Gato jugueton."
Jul 16
Sabela Baña commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"Thanks Katerina Nikoltsou.I like you are received."
Jul 16
Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) commented on Valentine Mark Herman's group Group for Cat-Lovers
"Also Cat Mail from Spain: Sabela sent a fab lino print!"
Jul 15

Profile Information

Mail-Artist since:
1952 (when I sent a "Thankyou for my Birthday Present' to my Grandma, and illustrated it with a little drawing). Since then my Mail Art history has been, well, interesting
My Website:
http://www.val-herman-art.eu
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
Well, it's like this, Doc. I've got this thing about the Postlady....
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
billytulip1956@yahoo.com
1 Rue de la Vieille Fontaine, F-11130 Sigean, France

"Protect me from what I want." (Jenny Holzer)

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Thank you Katerina!

Posted on January 18, 2018 at 4:13pm 4 Comments

I am having an exhibition in March called 'Carrés/Squares). Everything in it will be...you guessed it...square(ish). 70 different sorts of works are going to e in it, including these square collections of 51/2" Floppy Disks that were very kindly given to me by Katerina a while back. Square Floppys on lil Square canvasses. Mercy Buckets, Katerina!…

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How many photos should be posted at any one time or in any one day?

Posted on January 1, 2018 at 12:56pm 7 Comments

I think the number should be FIVE.

Any more, and the occasional photo or two that a person posts just gets lost when another person posts 30 photos, and then another person posts another 30, and then....etc.

Adapting John Lennon's words: "Give photos a chance."

Peace.

SILLY STAMPS -- an appeal

Posted on March 2, 2017 at 10:22am 0 Comments

This is an appeal for 'SILLY STAMPS'.

What, you might well ask, is a 'Silly Stamp'?

A 'Silly Stamp' is an officially issued postage stamp that, when you look at it, makes you think, "This is silly!''

And then, ''What on earth is going on here? What could its designers have possibly been thinking when they came up with this image?"

"And, given that postage stamps (like coins, banknotes, flags, etc) are important vehicles for promotong national…

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SEX BOMB SABOTAGE!! Featuring New Boots and Lacey and Sexy Panties.

Posted on December 26, 2015 at 5:22pm 2 Comments

Bonjour!

Season's Greetings to y'all.

Great Big Collage #17 is a Special Herman End-of-the-Year Multi-Piece Great Big Collage.

Here it is:

Superbe, n'est-ce pas?

OK, so now you might be asking why 'Sex Bomb Sabotage'? Well look closely in the top left hand…

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At 2:21am on August 8, 2018, Ana Kawajiri said…

Hi Valentine, I just posted some pictures of a card you've sent me a long time ago, check it out:

http://iuoma-network.ning.com/profiles/blogs/back-to-the-90-s-from-valentine-mark-herman

Thanks again! (:

At 12:05am on August 4, 2018, Linda Rogers said…

I like it! 

At 12:09pm on July 26, 2018, Linda Rogers said…

Nothing like orange on black!

At 2:26pm on July 5, 2018, Kayenderes said…

Thank you for message.  I live in Quebec in village of St. Regis on Mohawk Reservation.  I love to communicate with you and love old magazines and mail.  thank you

At 6:17am on May 21, 2018, Daniel Wayne Qualls (BEAR) said…
I’m back Val my hibernation is over.
At 4:47pm on April 3, 2018, El Agujero de Mirna said…
At 10:45pm on February 14, 2018, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

My dear Valentine...

have a happy day!

At 5:40pm on January 3, 2018, Leopold Ploner said…

Matchboxes? Sounds like an interesting idea for another mail art call.

At 8:07pm on November 3, 2017, Bruno Cassaglia said…
At 3:46pm on October 16, 2017, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

Aha! it is working now...hope you had a happy day, Val!

Lots of choco sweets with Vincent for you :-)

 
 
 

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