Outgoing envelope to De Villo Sloan (DVS) in USA. Inside some personal things for him which I won’t document online. Also an original is included…..
Statement written in 1986 by Ruud Janssen The Mail-Art network always is looking for new ways to communicate in a creative way. From sender to received in whatever medium there is. The Internet and Facebook haven’t changed that.
Had to re-ink one of my rubberstamps, and testes the result on a tissue with this as a result.
The basic years are mentioned here for the history of the IUOMA.
For some graphics on Internet I developed a specific sequence: Make a drawing with Indian Ink on thick paper and let it dry Put some St. Petersburg Watercolours over the image and let it dry Make a digital photo of the result Guide it through a Roy Lichtenstein application to set the forms and tones like Roy would have done it. The results are now on some Facebook groups as.. Read More
FAKE-Ism ; The ISM to fake an artform. When you want to belong into a specific group by faking the techniques and motives that belong to that specific ISM. Applied this to mail-art for a few years but never published gthe documents I made in 1998 and 1999.
Another outgoing enveloppe to Ryosuke Cohen in Japan. Just received his Brain Cells #975 and #976 this week. Only 24 more issues and the #1000 might see the light in the network……