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. Since 1970 working with computers too, so you can acces large amounts of data....

New drawings in 2017

Making drawings in 2017 seems to continue. In the first week I have some time for myself and in that I already started to work on several new ones. Also finished some old ones and published them on the artists portfolio I have online: http://www.artwanted.com/artist.cfm?ArtID=19335 Also the first drawing started and finished in this month January is now there for you to see: Like usual you can see many faces.. Read More

Journal for Moan Lisa – USA

On the IUOMA network (see: http://iuoma-network.ning.com/group/journal) Moan Lisa (USA) asked for handwritten contributions for a digital Journal. My contribution started wityh a simple page, but I knew I would alter it and would add some colour and structures. So the next fases went like thi”s: and this: All made with indian ink, watercolours on 120 g/m2 paper.

a FaceBook Dicussion – drawing by Ruud Janssen

A FaceBook Discussion is a drawing i made in July 2010 when I was working in Athens. The theme has to do with several discussions on facebook where people sometimes crossed the lines and some friendships were broken. When not talking Face to Face but sitting behind a computer some people tend to overdo it with their words and emotions. When respect is lost, the friendships are lost too.

Maintenant 10 arrived from New York

Yesterday the new issue of Maintenant arrived from New York. Inside it is one of my drawings. lookes good on paper. Maintenant 10: A Journal of Contemporary Dada Writing and Art Paperback – June 7, 2016 by Peter Carlaftes (Editor), Kat Georges (Editor) For the 100th anniversary of the renowned art movement known as Dada, Three Rooms Press presents the 10th edition of its stunning annual collection of provocative and.. Read More