To make information available, there is a very good website to publish papers, books, etc. I have used it now to make all kind of informatio available for researchers. That way I don’t have to maintain a big website with all sources, but also can guide you to: https://independent.academia.edu/JanssenR
This new blog actually should be the central point of all my digital activities. So links to all blogs and websites that I already have and are still alive. beside that also blog-postings to major places and activities that I am involved in. Only one goal and that is to make the information better accesible. The Internet turnes into a chaos without good structures, and I am just trying to.. Read More
Mail-Art for me is a conceptual artform in which I feel at home. Besides that I gradually have created also lots of art (drawings, pantings, silkscreen prints, etc) which I sometimes also share within the Mail-Art network. A portfolio of my work can be found at: www.ArtWanted.com/iuoma When Mail-Art and Art collide it comes in the form of e.g. acrylic painted envelopes which I actually send out thoughtout the world… Read More
One of the older envelopes that I sent out to Jos
When you wonder where the old IUOMA website went, it is still online. The link to that place is the same: http://www.iuoma.org/index.html and I even placed a link to that website in this blog. I will place more links to oplaces that are interesting for you, so from this BLOG you will eventually find a lot of things that I placed online.
The Menu structure has now been created. More texts from the old website will follow soon. Already 3 complete mail-interviews are online now, and the complete other set will follow too. The search button works, so you can look things up. Also I will document a selection of outgoing mail-art and incoming mail-art on this blog. The main link to the IUOMA network at NING is also there. That is.. Read More
Ruud Janssen with Carlo Pittore TAM Mail-Interview Project (WWW Version) Started on: 10-5-1995 RJ: Welcome to this mail-interview. First let me ask you the traditionalquestion. When did you get involved in the mail-art network? Reply on:22-5-1995 CP: In response to your query, I began my Network mail art activity in1978, encouraged by Bern Porter. Although I had been decorating myletters with pen & ink drawings and water colors.. Read More
Ruud Janssen with Jos
After making some special foam stamps with names like IUOMA, Traspo, DkultN, Fluxus and MOMA, I made these stamped envelopes and sent them out into the network
Since the old website from IUOMA.ORG was started in 1996, the maintaining of that website became too dificult. So I am now rebuilding the website with the new blog concept by WordPress.