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.

Fluxus Heidelberg Center – 2003

Fluxus Heidelberg Center , founded 2003 Founded by Litsa Spathi and Ruud Janssen The Fluxus Heidelberg Center site is the place where all Fluxus activities of the artist-duo Fluxus Heidelberg (Litsa Spathi and Ruud Janssen) are documented. It includes interviews with Fluxus-artists, photos of performances, historic facts, full documentation of all performances by Fluxus Heidelberg, Fluxus Poetry by Litsa Spathi, an overview of all publications by the Center and by.. Read More

Charts

It is in my nature to make charts of things. Studying Physics and Mathematics only made that worse, and it results sometimes in beatiful charts that document the things I see connected. Mindmaps they are called sometimes too, and above you see a few of those that I made in the last years. Also when designing websites I used to make the sitemaps before I started building the digital works… Read More

mail-interview with Dick Higgins – USA

THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH DICK HIGGINS (USA) by Ruud Janssen RJ : Welcome to this mail-interview. First let me ask you the traditional question. When did you get involved in the mail-art network? DH: Dear Señor Janssen – I got involved in the mail-art network in July 1959 shortly after I met Ray Johnson in June. He sent me a marzipan frog, a wooden fork and three small letters in wood,.. Read More