THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH MIKE DYAR – USA (unfinished) Started on 23-10-1996 (On this day I went, together with Picasso Gaglione and John Held Jr., to Tom Marioni’s place. A nice surprise was to meet Mike Dyar there. I asked him if he would like to join the mail-interview project, and he said yes. I sent this question later that evening from 24th Street in San Francisco to Mike Dyar.) RJ:.. Read More
stickers printed to use on outgoing mail
The postcard sent out into the network celebrating IUOMA’s 25 years celebration. Design made by Litsa Spathi. Edition of 500 cards was printed.
Sometimes my drawings are strange and difficult to understand. Yet I try to make them accesible for anybody that sees them. Looks like a map in the first look, then two people in the second look, and when you look closer you see the digital connections at work. This drawing is a new addition to the growing collection. Over 200 drawings made now. This one is sized A4.
Trying to understand the world is difficult in the current times of crisis. I tried to make some connections, but countries don’t know theior places and connections anymore. This drawing will mean something different for everybody that sees it………
For some time now I am exploring the world of Facebook.Have a working profile there, a public profile, a College profile, and lots of groups to reach people online. One group has a special purpose. People sometimes are bored, and then look for a specific group to pay attention for. The Boring Group is successful. Just have a look at the link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/borrrring/ And when you want to see my.. Read More
Two outgoing envelopes from the same series but to different people. Hans Braumüller (Germany) asked for stampsheets which he will have received by now. The envelope below goes to Marie Stillkind (USA). She sent me an e-mail with some questions and I returned a few items by normal mail
TAM-PUBLICATIONS TAM-960140 THE MAIL-INTERVIEW WITH RUDI RUBBEROID 56 Started on 11-11-1995 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 8-12-1995 RR : Sixteen years ago. At the time I owned a store in Bellingham called “The Postcard Palace”, which sold postcards and notecards. I saw some “art rubber stamps” at a trade show.. Read More
Another fake mail-interview in the series. K. Frank Jensen in Denmark make his own booklet and distributed it throughtout the network. he sent me a copy too, so I included it in the list.
This happened too. Someone published a fake mail-interview and sent me a buch of copies to distribute to the collectors of the booklets. Never reveiled the original name of the sender, so that still is a secret.