Mail art by IUOMA member FinnBadger (aka Phillip Lerche) (Columbus, Ohio, USA)
May 11, 2016 - Inspired by an exhibition of work by Noah Purifoy, FinnBadger created this exceptional piece of “Junk Dada,” which he has so kindly sent to me. Of course I note that this Junk Dada composition – especially given its textual emphasis – has striking similarities to Trashpo. Purifoy’s Junk Dada, I propose, might best be understood as pre-Trashpo or proto-Trashpo. Finn Badger’s kind note explains a great deal:
Exhibition text makes a wonderful mail art envelope:
And the reverse:
Deepest thanks to FinnBadger for an exceptional piece of mail art and Junk Dada!
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