dear all. i'm ill. i've not been responding to or sending out work for quite some time. i never finished archiving that beautiful zalop show that many of you participated in. that was almost a year ago now.
i've been wanting to hurt myself for a long time now. friday i will start weekly therapy that i have needed for 20+ years. i have to get back on an ssri to stop the madness going on in my head. unfortunately that wont happen for a few more weeks.
i just wanted to…Continue
Open Call for Submissions
Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery is pleased to announce that it will present Zalop: Illusory Correspondence Art, to open February 15, 2014 and run through March 16, 2014.
The show will comprise a wide range of styles and media. The curator will consider old, new, Fluxus, Asemic, MailArt, performance scores/art,…Continue
this person follows my blog on tumblr and has reblogged my art more than a few times. after the second time, i started to browse around her blog to investigate. it turned out to be, well look at the name on the corner of envelope. i started clicking some links and found an address for her work. sent her some mail art. then sent her another piece about a year later. having gained her trust, i asked her a few weeks ago to send me some cardboard waste and i would deface it and return it to her.…Continue
Fine Art is on a tear, the ripping kind. please enjoy these cards.
also: Dear Iuoma members, i know this is not necessary, but i just wanted to say something. My blog posts are minimal in words. I can't help it. i sit at the keyboard and nothing comes out. I'm good for quips and non-sequiturs that's about it.
Fat envelope of cool weird shit from WatermellonWorld - T. Luetkehans - Iowa City IA - http://watermellonworld.tumblr.com
Added by Michael Orr on July 24, 2013 at 3:48pm — No Comments
Submission #2 for Hannah Hoch fanclub
- All paper collage.
Free rubber stamp via R. Altemus for participation.…Continue
Thank you for the mail-arts
So early last week i posted this defaced Album cover art on my Instagram feed (Michael Orr - username: _pone_ - please find and join me on there!)
Prince, Lovesexy, 1988 - this isn't really mailart, just something I did a while back.
Saturday I recieved this in the mail, It's made out of the exact same album cover:…Continue
Miniature handmade book and it's content - posted as close as possible to actual size 1.25x1.25 inches - Rejin Leys - Jamaica NY - rejinleys.com/
and some handmade chick magnets:…Continue
Added by Michael Orr on June 28, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Mr/Mrs Lovecraft(?) always sends a few ATC's with their overwhelming envelopes for you to add to and rtn to him/her. I always insert them directly into a postcard as opposed to just using the ATC by itself.
I don't know if this(or these) are considered collaborations, but that's what I'm going to call it/them. First image is of a goodie package from Jon Foster. I used almost the entire content of the envelope to create the piece in the second image. …Continue
Every now and then I make a connection with someone whom isn't involved in the mail-art community. These pieces/envelopes/zine come from Joyless Butcher - Redlands CA
collage pieces made from flashcards and a white gelly roll.
Amazing piece from Mr. Askew