Newsletter for the TAM Rubberstamp Archive. Issued in 1996 to document the collection when a part of it was exhibited in the Stamp Art Gallery in San Francisco (USA). Over 300 copies were made in several colours. They are now in some major archives on mail-art. more details on the archive on: http://tamrubberstamparchive.blogspot.nl/
Again mail from Miss Noma in UK. This time the envelope shows another identity, and that ths the name of Arthur Cravan Jr. The statement is obvious Arthur Cravan is NOT a mail-artist , but a Post-Artist. And what to expect in the enveloppe. When I opened it I discoverd there were again envelopes in it all addressed to me but with slightly different names: Nine to be precise. Also.. Read More
Mail from Miss Noma came in today. A reply to a letter I sent to the UK last week.
There are several of thee envelopes that I have sent out. The individual stamps are made with foam letters, and I use several colors to get the impact. All kind of words are used to describe what we do. Fluxus, Dkult, Mail-Art. IUOMA, and guess what, the MoMa even made an exhibition of all that, not just once, but several times. So that means eventually things do end up in.. Read More
Another one of the envelopes by Borderline Graphix (USA) was sent to C. Mehrl Bennett (USA) since she asked for some extra stampsheets to print. So out it goes, also with one of the artistamps sent to me by Mars Tokyo (USA)
Three outgoing envelopes with in it colour copies (double sided) of the received Fluxus Rubberstamp Sheets from John M. Bennett (USA), Lancillotto Bellini (Italy) and R.F. Cote (Canada).
The enveloppe arrived, so it is safe to blog it now. The new set of Rubber Foam stamps is spread into the network now. We will see how that will go further…… Bewaren
In the first years of collecting prints of Rubberstamos, I also kept a list of all the contributors, and sent a print of that list to participants.That way the network grew and the mail-artists knew who was using rubberstamps. They also could contact eachother. Besides the address list, there were also pages in it with reprints of the rubberstamps that came in.
I am sending Ruud Janssen
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