iuoma.org – Interested in Mail-Art?

welcome to the International Union of Mail-Artists. This Blog gives you information and links to all activities undertaken by Ruud Janssen, who started with Mail-Art in 1980 and is still active.

mail-interview with Günther Ruch – Switzerland

THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH GÜNTHER RUCH. (SWITZERLAND) © TAM-PUBLICATIONS NETHERLANDS TAM-970167 THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH GÜNTHER RUCH. 62 Started on: 4-2-1996 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 14-2-1996 GR : During 1970-74 I realized several postal actions with contributions of friends and unknown persons in a small frame. My first involvement with the.. Read More

mail-interview with Edgardo-Antonio Vigo – Argentina

THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH EDGARDO – ANTONIO VIGO (1923-1997) TAM-PUBLICATIONS TAM-980184 INTRODUCTION After a long correspondence with Edgardo Antonio Vigo since 1983 it was only natural to invite him in June 1995 for my mail-interview. The interview was almost finished, and on August 28th 1997 I sent him the last question. Later I found out he had died on November 4th 1997 , after suffering from a long painful desease. During.. Read More

mail-interview with E.F. Higgins III – USA

MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH E.F HIGGINS – III (USA) ©TAM-PUBLICATIONS TAM 960138 THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH E.F HIGGINS – III 39 Started on: 16-05-1995 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: 15-9-95 EFH: Thanks for the invite to the interview. I haven’t been doing much international mail art for a number of years, due to.. Read More

mail-interview with Dobrica Kamperelic – Yugoslavia

THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH DOBRICA KAMPERELIC. Started on: 3-11-1994 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: 29-11-1994 DK : Dear Ruud, if I remind well, my friend Darko Rošulj, visual-poet, literary critic, technical editor in publishing house NOLIT (where I’m working too) gave me in 1978 some m.a. invitations and introduced me with.. Read More

Braincell #916 arrived from Japan

Ryosuke Cohen is doing the Braincell project since 1985. After 30 years he reached this number 916 already and every 10 days he produces a new one. On the IUOMA platform on Ning we trace all the issues and try to get a more complete view of the project. Have a look at: http://iuoma-network.ning.com/group/brain-cell-ryosuke-cohen-compilation Because a large part of the network follows the group we know instantly when a new.. Read More