What happens too in the digital world. The database of the blog went corrupt and the website didn’t work anymore. Got it fixed, and will start when time allows it. Anyhow, all old data is available again. Off cours lots of new work was produced, things were sent out, and on Facebook all activities just continued. Somehow I even din’t notive the website was offline, and no one reacted to.. Read More
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.