For this mail-art project I sent in a few special enveloppes, because I like the subject. The digital world makes everythuing so easy that we forget sometimes what the consequences can be.
End 2014 there was a lovely exhibition at the MoMa library in New York. You can still find the information on: http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2014/analognetwork/ It is a very interesting moment. After exploring the Fluxus collections they have, they are now also exploring the Mail-Art resources they already have in their collections. Off course I was honoured they also showed some things they have from me. During the Mail-Interview I always sent them.. Read More
This enveloppe was sent to J.F. Chapelle in France. beside the stickers on the enveloppe I also included a handmade envelope that I made with my 3D Pen. Plastic can be used to make your own one-of-a-kind objects.
Sample of a series of envelopes I sent oiut in the years 2014-2015. Letterstickers are places as last addition. Acrylic paint in layers on the envelope.
MAIL INTERVIEW WITH ASHLEY PARKER OWENS (USA) TAM-PUBLICATIONS TAM-960110 (www version june 2015 with some Global Mail covers included) MARCH 1996 THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH ASHLEY PARKER OWENS. Started on: 23-12-1994 RJ : Welcome to this mail-interview. First let me ask you the traditional question. When did you get involved in the mail-art network? Reply on: 13-02-95 AP : In 1981, I somehow received a mail art chain letter. I believe.. Read More
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 José vanden Broucke in Belgium. I already worked a lot with acrylic paint then. If you are interested in seeing more outgoing mail-art I suggest you Google for my name and the subject you look for. The complete set I sent out is thousands of envelopes large and is all over the earth. I documented a lot to in digital.. Read More