Airmail 100 Mail Art Invitation
Theme: Airmail, the beginning of airmail, future airmail, some aspect of airmail, faux historic airmail, zeppelins, space airmail, fantasy airmail, etc. You are invited be part of the historic 100th anniversary celebrations by creating a piece of airmail mail art and sending it to the Modesto Art Museum for the international exhibition in January and February 2011. Just follow the directions below.
Media/Format: Envelopes (letter, legal, DL, or C6 envelopes, maximum size 4.5 x 9.5 inches, 115 x 245 mm) post cards (same size limits), and stamps.
We will frame and display only the side with postage and address. The postage and address should be part of the art work unless it is a stamp.
Exhibition: January and February 2011. Modesto, California, watch for details. Also online exhibit.
Documentation: online at the museum web site and sent to all adult participants. Viewers and artists will be able to comment online about the art.
No Returns. Mail art will become part of the museum's collection.
Deadline to be received: November 15, 2010
Modesto Art Museum
404 Patrick Lane
Modesto, CA 95350