De Villo Sloan
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  • Auburn, NY
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Keiichi Nakamura from Japan

"Hey! This is excellent asemic writing! Thanks for sharing."
De Villo Sloan commented on Eduardo Cardoso's blog post No Title
"Great work! Classic Eduardo"
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"Hi KMR, thank you for the mail art. It's documented at Glam Faction. Regards, DVS"
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Meet-up DES & DVS (Auburn, New York, USA)

"Thx Debra, who knows but something on that table is on its way to you! (strange phrasing)"
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"Asemic Front basement studio, Collabs Friday, October 23, 2020. Note pandemic mask on DES."
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"Asemic Front Headquarters basement studio Auburn, New York, USA - during collab session with DES Friday, October 23, 2020"
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Show us your Artspace!!!

Whether you create in a studio, atelier, shed, kitchen or on a coffee table, the artists' workspace has always been an intriguing place of information and interest to people.Please share photos of YOUR mail art creating area. I want to see Artspaces in action, so no tidying up!! Let's see your pens, tools, glues, stamps, dirty wine glass, rubbish bin, storage space, etc!Let's have a snoop in this group!!See More
De Villo Sloan commented on De Villo Sloan's group Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists
"Had f2f meet-up at Asemic Front Headquarters in Auburn, NY, USA w/ longtime collab partner (from Louisiana) DES. A very productive session, which I'm documenting on AF2. Some of the pieces will be…"
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Mail-Artist since:
circa 1480
My Website (without http://):
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
You can serve the one.
You can serve the many.
You can serve The Great Confusion.
You cannot serve one too many to The Great Confusion.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
De Villo Sloan
P.O. Box 1314
Auburn, New York 13021 USA

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"Art in America" magazine features important article on mail art (Sept. 29, 2020)

Posted on September 30, 2020 at 5:30pm 9 Comments

Thanks to IUOMA member Carmela Rizzuto (California, USA) for sharing this initially on the IUOMA platform.

"Art in America" just published an article about the origins of mail art, Ray Johnson & Yoko Ono & John Held Jr., French exhibitions, USA postal system etc. 

Should be of some interest to mail artists. …


Mail art & the Minneapolis Protests: Allison Anne's historic collage (Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA)

Posted on June 4, 2020 at 7:59pm 0 Comments

Mail art by IUOMA member Allison Anne (Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA)

June 4, 2020 - "Historic" is a word often considered antithetical to mail art. But this collage I am so fortunate to have received from artist and designer Allison Anne in Minnesota USA already resides in the…


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At 8:32am on October 16, 2020, Sabela Baña said…

Vilo Sloan Thanks

At 12:43am on October 14, 2020, Maxima Strange said…

Thank you. I love the term “gothaseme”

At 6:51pm on September 4, 2020, Yayoi S.W. said…

Thank you DVS. Great stuff on your blog :)

At 7:50pm on August 4, 2020, Maxima Strange said…

OK, you will be my Goth recipient. Thank you. 

At 11:50pm on July 17, 2020, Sabela Baña said…

Yes. The Haddoct is wonderfull

At 2:37am on June 5, 2020, Bruno Cassaglia said…
At 11:06pm on June 4, 2020, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Un'opera coraggiosa! Bravo!

At 11:05pm on June 4, 2020, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Ciao Caro Amico! mi piace molto questo tuo lavoro vicino all'arte povera! W LA MAIL ART!   un fraterno abbraccio cb*

At 9:43pm on April 19, 2020, Lindsay Stewart said…
Hey De Villo, I remember you too. You have a postcard coming your way
At 7:13pm on March 20, 2020, Samantha Price said…

hi dvs, wondering if the laminated post office themed MA i sent arrived in ur p.o. box. best, sam




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