In 2005 I made a batch of postcards. Thick carton with acrylic paint. SOme I kept for my own collection, some were sent into the network. I digitized them all, so I can still share them with you. Have a look for the fluxus words at the bloig: http://fluxuswords.blogspot.nl/ There is an overview of those cards and also some envelopes with specific Fluxus Wors. Also it explains for you what.. Read More
In the beginning 90-ies I sent this enveloppe to Ray Johnson. Also got replies from him, but only discovered this envelope recently because it is shown on: http://observer.com/2012/03/ray-johnson-estate-has-a-new-website-rich-with-mail-art-performance-documentation-ephemera/ A newspaper article in which they tell about the Ray Johnson Estate that has a large website with items from and to Ray. The envelope also contained the “This part is CENSORED” sticker, which was in the 90-ies part of the first.. Read More
THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH PETER KÜSTERMANN. 60 – unfinished Started on: 30-12-1995 RJ : Welcome to this mail-interview. First let me ask you the traditional question. When did you get involved in the mail-art network? Reply on 7-1-1996 (On this monday, just before 6 o’clock, I got a phonecall from Peter Küstermann. He said he liked the idea very much and that he wanted to use many different communication forms in.. Read More
Three outgoing envelopes with in it colour copies (double sided) of the received Fluxus Rubberstamp Sheets from John M. Bennett (USA), Lancillotto Bellini (Italy) and R.F. Cote (Canada). They all worked on two sheets and as thanks get back a new one and a handmade copy with additiond of the one they sent in. More details about this project you find at: http://fluxusrubberstamps.blogspot.nl/ The Fluxus Rubberstamp Sheets are a special.. Read More
Two envelopes with poster sized copies of my drawings were sent to Amy Irwen. Seems they arrived since she published them on a blog at http://iuoma-network.ning.com/ , The IUOMA network, where you can read her reaction. The envelopes are part of the faces series, where two faces look different of same ways, as symbol of the network where there is always a sender and a receiver. I’ve made about 200.. Read More
The enveloppe arrived, so it is safe to blog it now. The new set of Rubber Foam stamps is spread into the network now. We will see how that will go further…… Bewaren
In the years before and after 2000 I started with a production of painted CD’s. I documented them with albums and a complete Blog that is online at: http://paintedcds.blogspot.nl/ The goal was to exhibit them, but the place I was hoping/looking for didn’t succeed. Maybe a new chance will come in the future when the CD’s are a unknown object for the new generation…..
A small selection of stampsheets from the TAM-Rubberstamp Archive. Just click on a single one and get a detailed view of the sheet. These ones were actually sent to the Stendhal Gallery in New York and exhibited there in April 2010. I was there for the opening and a few days later even gave a lecture there.
In the first years of collecting prints of Rubberstamos, I also kept a list of all the contributors, and sent a print of that list to participants.That way the network grew and the mail-artists knew who was using rubberstamps. They also could contact eachother. Besides the address list, there were also pages in it with reprints of the rubberstamps that came in. This booklet grew over the years and is.. Read More
Every few years I ask mediadesign students to develope a new logo for the IUOMA. This one was made a few years ago. In the center the IUOMA-members could add their own content…….