After designing the symbol for the connection of IUOMA and Pataphysics, I amde several different colourversions which will be used on the several occasions.
The logo for Pataphysics and IUOMA is now also printed on paper, and the concept goes now arround the world. This envelope goes to Ryosuke Cohen in Japan. He might use it on its brain cell, but you never know which element he uses…… Another envelope goes to Heleen de Vaan in the Netherlands. Above a glimpse of the complete envelope. It is going out tomorrow. The last day of.. Read More
Here are some samples of Fluxus Words on envelopes as they were sent out in 2008. Not sure what happened to each individual word, but I documented a lot of them on: http://fluxuswords.blogspot.nl/ The words themselves are part of the Fluxus score I wrote in 1988 and goes like this: And the score itself produced some famous words for sure. To get the basics, IUOMA was one of that words,.. Read More
Some left-overs from the stickers I have been using in the 90-ies to stick on mail-art envelopes. I still use stickers on my outgoing mail-art
These postcards were painted on carton in 2007.
Yes, here it is, the proof my mail went to Mars and landed there with the Mars 2001 lander that was sent by the NASA.
The essence of Mail-Art : Spend money on Postage Postcard by Richard Canard – 05.11.15
Pataphysics and IUOMA, are there connections or not. I am trying to find out the dates that are there. 1988 and 2013 have passed. New years are coming soon.
Because someone in the USA wanted a signed copy of the mail-interview I did with Guy Bleus, published by the Stickerdude in New York, I arranged a sending in which also Guy and I would have a signed edition of the finished booklet. Guy stamped the envelope and also placed some delightful rubberstamps on the backside: The booklet inside looks like this:
Again mail from Miss Noma in UK. This time the envelope shows another identity, and that ths the name of Arthur Cravan Jr. The statement is obvious Arthur Cravan is NOT a mail-artist , but a Post-Artist. And what to expect in the enveloppe. When I opened it I discoverd there were again envelopes in it all addressed to me but with slightly different names: Nine to be precise. Also.. Read More