Mah Nu's Blog – January 2021 Archive (15)

The Free Image Exchange

Happy to see there is enthusiasm from my last post about this idea! I was inspired to make more today :)…


Added by Mah Nu on January 31, 2021 at 1:30am — 2 Comments

About Gaze


linocut print

-been thinking a lot about the subject v.s. the artist , objectification, eroticism, fetishized narrative, the power dynamics in photography, problematic white photographers who've attempted at "capturing" BIPOC bodies, the violent language used in photography and…


Added by Mah Nu on January 30, 2021 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

The Free Image Exchange

I'm going to be making a lot more of these traveling image libraries for folks to add material/scraps to, taking anything that strikes them, and passing it along to someone else who might need some new imagery! I'm having fun making these envelopes/folders out of material that's been sent to me or that I've had for a while.

Let me know if…


Added by Mah Nu on January 29, 2021 at 5:00am — 7 Comments

Received! 01202021 David Jaap

Received great mail from David a few days ago! Both the rubber stamps of train stations and the art of a silent, floating specter are very calming to look at. Thank you very much David~ 

I have sent something to you in Taiwan a couple days ago!



Added by Mah Nu on January 28, 2021 at 7:05pm — No Comments

Received! 01202021 Iver Zinaver

Received fantastic mail from Iver a few days ago! The envelope is stunning and unfortuately seems like it for a little waterdamaged while on its way to me, but I think that it just adds to its story :) Thank you so much, Iver, for the lovely stamps!! Sending mail back to you very soon!



Added by Mah Nu on January 28, 2021 at 6:44pm — 1 Comment

Received! 01202021 Amy Candiotti

Received this vibrant haul from Amy a few days ago! So much fun looking at such colofrul art~ Loved the postcards! :) Been getting a lot of very cool mail from Seattle WA all of a sudden, and I hope it continues!

Thanks Amy, sending something back very soon~



Added by Mah Nu on January 28, 2021 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Received! 01202021 Bonniediva

Received the latest issue of Bonniediva's zine! My day always gets better upon seeing some Bonniemail in the the mailbox :) Thank you friend, I sent something your way yesterday~!

- Mah Nu

Added by Mah Nu on January 28, 2021 at 5:45pm — 1 Comment

Received! 01202021 Princess Mooncake

Received this magical piece of art from Princess Mooncake, full of Nopeism whispers and wisdoms. 

Thank you Princess Mooncake, sending something back soon <3 <3 <3

~Mah Nu

Added by Mah Nu on January 28, 2021 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

New A&P Booklets looking for destinations

I finished a new series of four small Add & Pass booklets.

These are made from collage material I've been gifted as well as scraps of paper I had on my worktable.

Please add to and pass on…


Added by Mah Nu on January 27, 2021 at 6:34pm — 1 Comment

Received! 01212021 Amanda Becerra


A. Becerra

January 2021 

Beautiful collage which brings up both the mental difficulty of lockdown as well as the power of imagination, creating, and hoping for a better future. Thanks Amanda!

Added by Mah Nu on January 22, 2021 at 6:36am — 1 Comment

IXCHEL Sobre Agua♡ 2021

Diosa Maya, Ixchel



Added by Mah Nu on January 19, 2021 at 6:50am — 1 Comment

Coming out of a funk...will send soon♡

Been in a bit of a funk lately which has gotten me behind on my issues, global/local crisis, anxiety etc etc... fortunately with the support and love from friends (some from our IUOMA community) I'm bouncing back and feeling inspired once again♡ If you sent something to me in the past couple months and haven't gotten a response…


Added by Mah Nu on January 17, 2021 at 7:43pm — 5 Comments

Mariposa Relief 2021

What a …


Added by Mah Nu on January 7, 2021 at 10:00am — No Comments

Received! 01042021 Dustin Cecil

I love seeing how artist repurpose the stickers I make and send out.

Dustin's envelope with some phenomenal A&P's and lovely carrot art really made my day :) 

Here's a detail of the haul!…


Added by Mah Nu on January 5, 2021 at 6:06am — No Comments

Received! 01022021 Tanushree

Mixtape For Mah Nu -Tanushree V 2020

So thankful for this postcard, very creative interpretation of a cassette tape by Tanushree V! Thank you very…


Added by Mah Nu on January 3, 2021 at 3:30am — 1 Comment



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