Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Mail Out: E. Coraboeuf, Pornic, FRANCE

Mail Out: Miranda Vissers, Collections, Eindhoven, The NETHERLANDS

The Call:
 Thousands of people have special collections which vary from stamps, coins, wrappers of cigars to meaningful words and fond memories. Why do we collect? And how? Many contemporary artists use ‘the collecting’ to visualise their artistic concept. They also have the ability to put the principles of collecting into one postcard.
Size: 10 x 15 cm, postcard, maximum 2 postcards per artist.
Technique: free
No returns, no fee, no selection by jury (erotic images, violent, racist or insulting works will not be included in the show).
All works works must be send by post
All participants will receive a message, please provide your name, surname, address and nationality.
Exhibition: February 20, 2011 to March 11, 2011 in the library of the Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven (NL).
Documentation: All works will be posted on blog:
A modest catalogue will be published in limited edition.
All artwork and documentation will be archived in the collection of the library of the Van Abbemuseum.
Deadline to be received: January 31, 2011

Miranda Vissers
Jo Goudkuillaan 2
5626 GC Eindhoven
The Netherlands

Mail Out: Open Doors, Samuel Montalvetti, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

The Call:
Open Doors   
Size: 10x15cm. - Postcard
Technique: Free
No Jury. No Selection. No returns. Artwork will become part of the archives of mail art of “EL BAJO”.
Send your work by postal mail only.
Exhibition: The received artwork will be exhibited in 5th Edition of Open Doors November of 2011 
Documentation: online at 
Deadline to be received: September 30, 2011

Primera Junta 902 – 2º
B1642DZF - San Isidro – 
Prov. Bs. As. 

Mail Out: Sheep, Jobourg, FRANCE

The Call:

Jobourg is well known for their sheep, especially for its famous « Sheep fair ». The Jobourg library suggest you to take part in our project of mail art. And, its about sheep, obviously.
The technique and the size are free. You sheep made with paper, material, wood or anything else has only to be stamped and posted to this adress before 1st april 2011.

Médiathèque de Jobourg
Le bourg
50440 JOBOURG (France)

Dont forget to write your adress !

Works will be showed on this website : at “médiathèque”. They can also be seen during an exhibition in the Jobourg library from 8 th april until 30th may. On top of that, these works will be showed at the “sheep fair” on th august 2011.
Works will not be returned to their designers, but a catalogue will be sent to each person who has taken part in this project.

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Mail Out: Everyday Object, Milan, Italy

The Call:
Great mail art project
The Exhibition will take place in Milan,on the occasion of Salone Internazionale del Mobile from April 12, 2011 through April 17, 2011. Further details about the exhibition will follow.
Mail Art Call
"My everyday object" one object, one postcard
No returns
No participation fee
No selection/No jury
Free Technique
Postcard size only (A6 / 10,5 x 15 cm / 4.25" x 6"winking smiley
All works must be sent by snail mail
Each participant can send one or more postcards for each object chosen: one object, one postcard.
DeadLine: 31st of March 2011
Documentation online at (please include your email address for notification of documentation)
Send to: Polifemo La Fabbrica del Vapore Via Procaccini 4 20154 Milano Italia

Mail Out: St.Petersburg, Russia, The Envelope is Museum

The Call: The Envelope is Museum
Participants present mailart works.
Size: 35x25cm, cardboard
Technique: painting, collage, drawing
Not in an envelope please, no e-mail contribution, no copies
No return
Dead line: 15.10. 2010

Exhibition: 16.12.2010-15.02.2011
In the A.S. Popov Central Museum of Communications

Send to:
The A.S. Popov Central Museum of Communications
7, Pochtamtskaya str.
190000, St. Petersburg

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Mail Out: Dewi, Toronto, Canada

Canadian Mail Art Memory Box 

Contributions welcome, on the theme of Canadian Memories. Deadline January 1st. Canadian Mail Art Memory Box c/o MOoP 457 Craven Rd, Toronto ON Canada M4L 2Z5