Friday, February 19, 2010
Mail Out: Pony Express, Modesto, CA, USA
150th Anniversary of the Pony Express
Theme: Be part of the historic 150th anniversary celebrations by creating a piece of Pony Express mail art and sending it to the Modesto Art Museum for the international exhibition in April 2010. Creative variations on the theme of mail delivery by horse are encouraged.
Format/Media: Envelopes, post cards, and art stamps. We will display only the side of your mailing with postage and address. We will not open envelopes or packages. Mail art must be on the outside of the envelope or postcard.
Exhibition: Modesto, California in April 2010. Watch the museum's web site for details. Also, online exhibit on the museum Flickr site. Viewers and artists will be able to comment online about the art.
Documentation: online at museum web site http://modestoartmuseum.org
No returns. All mail art will become part of the museum's archive.
Note: Please include your mailing address on your entry for acknowledgment
Deadline to be received: March 5, 2010
Modesto Art Museum
404 Patrick Lane
Modesto, CA 95350