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Mail Art Exhibition

Presented by Bainbridge Arts & Crafts at Bainbridge Arts & Crafts, Bainbridge Island WA

May 06 - 29 2022
Mail Art Exhibition

Postcard art by Evon Zerbetz

MAIL ART is our first annual, community supported, postcard art fundraising project.

New York artist Ray Johnson, in the mid 1950s, posted small collages, prints of abstract drawings and poems to art
world notables, giving rise to what became known as the New York Correspondence School. Artist Edward M. Plunkett
has argued that communication-as-art-form is an ancient tradition; he posits (tongue in cheek) that mail art began
when Cleopatra had herself delivered to Julius Caesar in a rolled-up carpet. (from Wikipedia)
Mail art became popular in the 1960s. Any postal marks added

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Bainbridge Arts & Crafts

151 Winslow Way E, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

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Free parking available on the street, particularly behind the gallery

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    • Wheelchair Access

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