No survey of global artistamps is complete without a tour of Africa, the second largest continent with the second sizable population base. But the question remains, are there stamps out of Africa or is Africa out of stamps?
Various texts and essays submitted from artists for Artist Matter Zine No. 1. and one text by Guillermo Deisler, Chile from around 1985 taken from the archive of Hans Braumüller.
This form of Mail-Art and Visual Poetry creates communicating vessels like a net across the planet.
Mail art is more than a trend in contemporary art. Mail art is properly an artistic-social phenomenon.
At a cultural level, the dominance of the great powers is expressed in the imposition of their own values reaching all corners of the planet through the mass media, including the internet.
By John Held, Jr. USA, 2019. The ways in which we transfer information are constantly updated by the technologies provided us.
The Mail Art syndrome has stuck again …