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Series II -- Gallery Announcements
Series III -- 3-D Works
Nana, Tarzana B.
1 letter, 1979
1 envelope, 1976
4 photos and layout drawing
Nannuci, Maurizio (Italy). 2 postcards: "Poem," 1968 and "Sixty Natural Greens," 1973/74
Nash, Charles (USA). Second Hand Drugs, San Francisco. booklet of short narratives
Nash, Susan Smith and John M. Bennett. Burn Scorpionic. Luna Bisonte Prods, 1993. leaflet
Nasson, Elmer E.
Untitled work, 1973, and Galeria Permafo brochure for Natalia's work, 1979
Galeris Permafo brochure (1972) with various artists' works and Natalia's
National Postal Museum (Canada)
Nations, Opal (USA).
10 letters, 1976 -- 1981
Poster for Nations show at Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1978
5 postcards, 1980 -- 1982
10 printed works, 1979 -- 1981
Nation, Polly Esther
2 Postcards, 1977, 1981.
Nato, Le Peintre
Navarro, Tony (USA).
Christmas Card, no date.
Nayler, J and Somerville, P.
The Nea Tapes
Near the Edge
Neoism. 2 posters for Neoists performances/apartment festivals
Neon de Syro
Net (Poland). Jaroslaw Kozlowski and Andrzej Kostolowski, envelope and 2 sheets of text, 1972
Neuberger Museum, New York. Program for "Fluxfest '83"
Newark Press (USA)
Newton, Richard (USA).
Announcement for shows, 1979.
3 photo postcards, 1976 -- 1980
New Wilderness Press (USA). Tape cassette insert sheet for "Sampler Cassette," put out by NW Press, 1977
New York Correspondence School
New York Rocker
New York School of Hot Art
Nichol, B.P. Song from Scorebroadsides, no date.
Nickelettes, Les. 8 advertisment mailings from this San Francisco performance group
Nikethana, Viswa Shanti
Nilo, Humberto (Chile)
Niotou, Henri (France).
4 letters, 1978 -- 1979.
Announcement for 'The World's Highest Priced Sculpture' project
Nirvano, Comet (USA). Large printed sheet titled "Anti-Calendar," 1973
Niulue, D. Drummond
NKFD. AKA Nice Kids from Downey
Noah, Barbara and Arlene Golant. The Salvador Deli, 1977 menu
Nold, Wilfied (Germany)
Noli, Tom. 2 black and white photocopies: one, 1981, inviting submissions for a magazine and the other rubber stamp images on a receipt form (?).
Non-Local Variable (USA).
Northampton Museum of Modern Art. Director: S. Durland. 1980 outline of project The Biennal Report of the Performance Bank
Nova, Gary Lee.
Null and Void Artworks
Nussberg, Lew (Germany?). 4 oversized postcards of color photos, 1968 -- 1973
Office of the State Architect- Ms. Leath Johnson
Ogaz, Damaso (Venezuela).
O' Dell, Kathy
O'Grady, Holly and Sue Morgan. NYC Tree Guards, NYC, 1980
Oisteanu, Ruth. postcard
Ojda, Fredo (Poland)
Okamoto, Kat (USA).
Okragly, Helen. (Start Products) 3 postcards
Olbrich, Jurgen ( Germany ).
5 letters, 1980.
Various pieces of documentation for the show 'In A Small Frame,'
Exhibition announcements for Olbrich shows.
Envelope: Color photocopies, Eintritt Frei, poster etc.
Envelope: Assorted works and letter, February 1983
Letter accompanying catalogue "On the Edges of Reality."
Oldenburg, Claes (USA). "16 Postcards," Edition Hansjorg Mayer, 1976
Olearczuk, Peggy Keppel
Oleksiuk, Andrew (USA)
Olesen, Muriel and Gerald Minkoff. (Switzerland)
Oliva, F. (Italy)
Olsen, Cherie (USA).
Olson, Curtis (USA). Urban Guerrilla Postering: You can do it, Peace Factory, Alexandria, VA: 1994. booklet
5 letters. 1979 -- 1980.
Postcard, postdated 1979
One Kendall Square
O'Neill, John. Uniart submission, 1977.
Ong, Warren (USA). Iowa City: PhotoStatic Publications, 1986. booklet
Ono, Yoko (Japan). Exhibition announcement from magazines, 1990
Open Head Arts (Greece)
Open Up Poste
Oppenheim, Dennis (USA). Black and white photograph of "Life support system for a premature by-product (from a long distance)," 1981
Oppenheimer, D. Ruth.
Oren, Michael. Postcard, 1980
Ori, Luciano (Italy). 4 black and white photographs of visual scores, one dates 1972.
Orozco Ocana, Juan, ed. (Spain). Taller Andaluz De Poesia Inista, Seville. booklet of words, collage and graphics
Orridge, Genesis P.
The Other Publisher. Publishers catalogue, Winter 1981 -- 1982
D'Oultremont, Juan ( Belgium ). Letter, 1980, seeking work for mail art show
Ovcinnicoff, Andrea (Italy)
Owens, Ashley Parker (USA). The Rodney King Verdict and the Riots Which Followed, Chicago: Ace Backwards, 1992. mailed booklet of prose, poems, imagery
Oz Prods Ink (Canada) booklets
Cleaning the Document Glass, 1979
Moire Patterns, 1979
Pacific Rim Artistamp Congress
Pacific Rim Consciousness
Packlick, Kathleen (USA).
10 letters, 1978 -- 1982.
3 postcards, 1981.
Various gallery announcement for Packlick's shows.
5 postcards, 1978 -- 1981.
Letter with 2 photocopied works, postdated 1979
Padin, Clemente (Uruquay).
Esquema: Grado 13, 1972.
Pag-hat the Rat-girl
Pahler, Angela. See Peter Kustermann
Paik, Nam June (Korea).
Printed sheet "Fluxus island in Decollage Ocean,"
Advertisement for Decollage #4, 1963
4 printed sheets, including an unnumbered "The Monthly Review of the University for Avant-garde Hinduism"
Paiveis, Juan Enrique
Palla, Marian. 1 letter to Gaglione
Palma , Ray Di. Envelope: Assorted rubber stamp works titled "Original Confidential"
Palmer, Mark (USA)
Palou, Joan (Spain).
1 packet, 1980, with a book and an article by Palou-Llibre Amb Una Sola Fulla!, no date, and "Colleccio per Astronautes Sucarellosos: 26 Dibuixos," La Llorina #3, 1980. (not found 9/04);
Envelope, postdated 1980 with 2 folded sheets of card inside and a small drawing on this material
The Paquette Family
Parker Owens, Ashley
Parot, John. R.V. Salutes the Perils of Everday Livin', 1991. booklet of collage and text
Parsons, Albert. Brix and Bottles: A Magazine by, For & About Squatters and Protesters, San Francisco: Autumn 1984.
Parsons, Michael. Project for a two year circular letter, 1977.
Participation Project Foundation
Partum, Andrzej (Poland). Printed sheet, "A Manifesto of Insolent Art," 1977
Passof, Peter C.
Paszkiewicz, Yach (Poland)
Patamia, Marian. 2 letters to Gaglione
Patrick and Co.
Patrick, T. (USA). Also known as Tom Patrick, ed. of Eat It Up.
5 letters. 1980 -- 1982
Announcement for KPFA 'Radio-Active,'
Announcement for Tom Patrick and Helen Holt show at SF State University, 1982.
Photocopied work, 1980
Patssi. Also Gronk and ASCO.
8 photographs sent as postcards (to Gaglione)
Patterson, Clayton (USA). Gallery announcement
Patton, Kata (USA).
Paul. Printed sheet, "Paul's Kinetic Manifesto,"
Paula (USA). Postcard, postdated 1981
Paulauskas, Bill. Lusty Frond Spines, Woodhaven, NY: DreamState Press, 1993.
Paz, Hilda (Argentina)
Peace Press, The World Community Event, 1972
Russell ( A.C. Peare)
Peculiar Productions, The Suburbs of Hell, San Francisco: For Sleeping Dogs. photocopy pamphlet of collage and poetry
Peeslee, Julee (USA). The Devil Walks Among Us, Boulder, CO: Dislexic Comic Publications, small booklet of art and text
Pelieu, Claude (France). Work in Artifacts of the Eternal Network exhibition
Pereira, Teresinka ed.
International Poetry. University of Colorado, 1985.
untitled compilation of various poetic and collage works
Perez, Victor (USA)
Perfetti, Michele (Italy). Call for original photographs for exhibition, June 1978.
Perkins, Dan. Writing on the Wall, Iowa City: 1983. comic/collage booklet
Perkins, Edward M.D., Ph.D. (USA). The Violin: 400 Years of Perfection, Iowa City, IA. booklet of text
Perkins, Stephen (USA). Nursing Notes, Iowa City, IA. collage pamphlet
Permanent Press (Canada). Printed matter related to this press including small booklet titled "All Work is Neurotic," no date
Perneczky, Geza (Hungary). Invitation to participate in project and return sheet
Perrin, Cindi L.
Peshke, Janice (Canada).
Petasz, Pawel (Poland).
various letters with small printed works, c.1977 -- 1979
Letter with 2 rubber stamps by Petasz,1981
Poster for show at Sztuki Gallery, 1977
Peters, Ursula (USA). International Association of Letter Art
Petrisko, Peter (USA)
Pezold, Frederike (Italy).
Pezzatini, Lorenzo (Italy).
Announcement of Pezzatini's artist in residence at Brookline High School, Massachusetts, from March 18 -- 27, 1981.
Exhibition announcement (4 copies) for show at University of Massachusetts, Student Union Gallery, December 1977
Pharais, Laura. 1 postcard to Gaglione
The Phillips Collection
PhotoStatic Magazine (USA). The Devil's Daughter, Iowa City: PhotoStatic Publications, 1986. found manuscript
Piepol, Di. Photocopied work, postmarked 1978
Pier van dijk/ Robert Joseph
Pierce, Danna J.
Pilcher, Barry Edgar (UK)
Pin, Dr. Cotter
Pindel, Howardena (USA).
Pink Tile Productions.
Pinkel, Sheila. Fear is our Gross National Product, 1983.
Pioneer Junior High School
Piper, Adrian (USA). "Funk Lesson," by appointment only, 1982
Pira, Marc. Soft Concrete Cooking. small booklet of photocopy art
Pittore, Carlo (USA).
6 postcards, 1980 -- 1981
Assorted stamp sheets
Duplicate copy of Me magazine with stamp sheet affixed to cover (water damaged).
8 photocopied works
Pitts, Ms. (USA).
Announcement for rubber stamp and post card show, postdated 1981.
Planet of Love
Plate, Peter with Photographs by Dana Smith (USA). An Exploded View, San Francisco: 1987. small book with text and photographs
The Pleasure Tendency
Plebney Graphics. Announcement from Sir Charles Hedley Buckinghall of his acquisition of Plebney Graphics, February 1980
Plug In Inc.
Plum, Professor (USA).
2 envelopes, 1981 -- 1982.
Plunkett, Ed (USA). 2 unopened letters addressed to Plunkett
PN2 Experiment, Book Six: Poetry Newletter, Pennsylvania
Poinsot, Jean-Marc (France).
Polansky, Lois (USA).
3 black and white photos of bookworks, 1979
Political Art Documentation/Distribution. Duplicate announcements of 'The February 26th Movement' conference/meeting, February 1982
The Illusion of Reality: An Interview with Dick Higgins, San Diego State University: 1987.
Summary Dissolution (with introduction by Dick Higgins), Port Charlotte, FL: Runaway Spoon Press, 1988. booklet with art and text
Pompidou Centre (France). 2 invitations to shows: Walter De Maria and Fabrizio Plessi, both 1982
Pondelicek, Mary B.
Popiel, Ludmila (Poland). See: Fedorowicz, Jerzy and Ludmila Popiel
Por La Paz
Porter, Bern (USA). Printed work, no date
Posada, Vito (USA)
Posey, Sandra Mizumoto
Postal Art Network
Postcard Palace (USA).
Postcard Preservation Society (Australia). Invitation for mail art exhibit 'Everywhere in Chains,' 1980
Posto del Sol
Muse(sic). booklet of collage
No Image, 1987. booklet of rubbings
Powers, Joanne (USA).
Preda-Sanc, Marilena (Romania)
Prefeitura do Municipio de Sao Paulo
Press, Manic d. (USA). The Eternal Scene, San Francisco: 1986. small booklet of prose
Printed Editions. Announcements for publications and catalogues of publications
Printed Matter (USA).
3 letters regarding sales of Durland publications, 1978 -- 1979.
Book catalog, 1979.
Artist books catalog
Private World (USA)
Prothman, Peter. Six Pop-Up Postcards, Chainfuck, inc, 1986. booklet of postcards
Pryor, S. (USA)
Przyjemskiego, Leonarda (Poland). Pamphlet with text and photos documenting actions, no date
Puchalski, Gregg (USA). 5 sheets of printed matter, no date
PUNHO. no. 4, Pernambuco, Brasil: 1978. collaborative publication with work by Bill Gaglione and Bill Brusky et. al.
Winter Souvenir. small booklet of text
A Network/Sculpture: Scenes from the Forthcoming Unreleased Movie, Shaved Fish Audio-Video. booklet of imagery
Entire Machine Movements: Scenes from the Forthcoming Unreleased Movie, Shaved Fish Audio-Video. booklet of imagery
741 Checkup, Shaved Fish Audio-Video. booklet of imagery
75 Railroad Years: Gaubahnbrucke, Bat Inc. Publishing, 1988. booklet of imagery
Down at Kamenzin's Ground, Bat Inc. Publishing, 1987. booklet of imagery
Action!, Bat Inc. Publication, 1987. booklet of imagery
Hey, Sweetheart, 1988. comic book
Nocturne, b/w, 1985. comic book
Queen of Stamps
Queer Times (UK)
Quikkopy Mail Art
Quinn, Bill (USA)
R. Dick Trace It (Canada). Envelope, 1979
R Dog Press
Radio Free Dada (USA). (Also known as Studio LeClair) 2 letters, 1981. One includes graphic and the other an illustrated article by Gillian La Rose from Adverts newspaper, Santa Rosa , about the 1980 'Spanish Kitty's Revue of Erotic Art,' 1980
Radio Werewolf (USA)
Radtke, Waldemar Jr.
Flier inviting submissions to the Poster Brigade's 'Internationalist Art Show in Opposition to World War 3,' 1980
Ragged Edge Press
Rahman, Mona Abdel.
Rahman, Musa Abdel.
Raimond, Joe (West Germany).
Doc Wor Mirran: Jelly from Above, Germany: eMpTy Publications, 1985. booklet of collage, graphics and poems
Doc Wor Mirran: Falling to Achieve Freedom, Nurnberg: eMpTy Records, 1987. booklet of graphics, poems and 45 record
Doc Wor Mirran, 1987 Galerie Leer broadside
Doc Wor Mirran, 1986 promotional broadside and letter
letter from Raimond to S. Perkins
Letter from Raimond, 1987
Rain Rien Evermind
3 letters. 1979 -- 1980
Invitation for the '1979 Color Postal Art Exhibit'
Ramm, Andrea von
Rampa, T. Lobsang and images by Gene Duplantier. My Visit to Venus, Clarksburg, W. VA: Saucerian Books. booklet with flying saucer narrative
Random, Steve (USA).
Stamp sheet, 1983
3 Envelopes with enclosures,1983
Here the Meat Turns to the Audience , Baltimore: The Shattered Wig, 1991, booklet of poetry
Finding the Dog, Seattle: Bomb Shelter Press, 1988. booklet of poetry and prose
Rasmussen, Steen Moller
Rastorfer, Jean-Marc (Switzerland).
Assorted invidual artists' stamps, no date
Ray, Bill (USA).
5 letters and 2 postcards, 1981.
Photocopied work, 1981
Work in collaboration with Sheldon Polsky, 1981
3 postcards, c. 1981
3 other undated works
Ray, Charles (USA).
Rayozone Studios (USA)
Rediscoveries Newsletter (USA)
Reflection Press, Violence Permanente: Albrecht d., n.d.
Rege, Barbara. Work, 1984-3 sheets inviting additions and to be sent back to Rege. An homage to Cavellini
Regild, Carsten (Sweden).
Regular Pyramid. Envelope, 1982
Rehfeldt, Robert (Germany).
Mailed typewriter art, 1979.
1982 Contart mailing.
Letter and 5 envelopes, 1981
Invitation to a postcard show, and exhibition brochure for 2 person show which one of whom is Rehfeldt at Klubgalerie, Berlin, January 1980
2 printed works 1977 and no date
3 postcards and a print
Rehfeldt, Ruth (Germany).
Mailed "Typewritings," 1979.
4 envelopes, ca. 1979 -- 1980.
Photocopy of a letter to S. Durland.
4 postcards, ca. 1978
5 concrete typewriter poems, 1979 -- 1980
Reid-Cunningham, James. Visible Words, Cambridge: 1992. booklet of text and graphics
Religious Art Guild
Rene-I am the Best Artist
Renner, William T.
Restrepo, Tulio (Columbia)
Reva, Jim (USA).
Invitation to submit to mail art show 'Make Something Happen With A Postal Message', 1980/81
3 postcards, 1980 -- 1981
Reymond-Lepine, Sylvie (France). Basic, Paris: 1988.
Reynolds, Jock (USA).
Postcard with photo by Reynolds
Rice, Boyd (USA).
Postcard "Andre as Marcel as Prose," no date, multiple copies
Homage to Ken Friedman postcards
Rich, G. Color photocopy
Rick and Karen.
Ridder, Willem de (Netherlands). Exhibition announcement, 1979
Rinteln, Casandra von
Rio, Marcus do
Ritger, Amy Volchok
Riz, Marisa da
Roberts, Tom and K.L. with intro by Ivan Stang. Homo Patrol, A Helpless Anger Production, 1989. comic
Robertson, Clive (UK). Brochure updating Robertson's projects, particularly "A Year of ..F," 1973
Robertson, Kirk. Paintings: From Bowwow to A Cheeky Gamble Bathed in Light from Scorebroadsides, no date.
Robertson, Stephanie Lewis
2 letters, 1981.
Postcard, 1978. with large drawing
Rock and Roll Confidential, Dave Marsh ed.(USA). You've Got a Right to Rock, Los Angeles: 1989/1990. pamphlet
Various works on paper and cardboard, c. 1980s
Sheet of stickers, 1980
Rod (USA). Postcard, postdated 1975
Rodney, Sur C.
Rodriguez, Janice M.
Roll Mag (Postal Flow West).
Romero, Alejandro (Mexico)
Romney, S. Taylor
Ron Con Koma and Amok Noc Nor
Ron's Hobby Arts
Roquet, Maurice (Belgium). Theatre Mental
Invitation to show 'Send your own game or toy,' 1981
Rosa, Salvatore de. September 1985: photocopy graphic
Rosanom, Jad E.
Rose, David. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles: House of Raasche, 1971. an original portfolio of 10 sketches
Roseanne-aranatau. Black and white photocopy, no date
3 letters. 1979 -- 1980. One includes call for works for the 'Super Orson Wells Look-alike Pageant,' another has documentation for this show.
Printed work (by Bill Helfrich), 1977
Rosenberg, Marilyn (USA).
5 letters. 1980.
10 postcards, 1980 -- 1981
Assorted printed works
2 letters with printed works, postdated 1980
Rosenthal, Barbara (USA)
Rosolowicz, Jerzy (Poland). Assorted works 1968-?
Rot, Diter (Germany). Dieter Roth
3 postcards 1968 and 1973
Brochure for Westermann Gallery
Rothenberg, Erika (USA).
slides of her work
Copy of "Morally Superior Product Vers 1: White Family: 30 seconds,"
"Morally Superior Products: A New Idea for Advertising,"
Rough Draft (USA)
Roux, Betty Fong
Royce, Rose (USA). Postcard, postdated 1981.
Rubber Art Ink.
Rubber Stamp Madness
Rubber Trick's Ink
Rubini, Katterini. Letter, 1980.
Ruch, Gunther. Letter, 1980.
Ruhe, Harry (Germany).
Postcard from Ruhe
Card by Colen Fitzgibbon and Robin Winters, 1977
Rumble. Envelope, 1981
Runner, Marsha Anne and Jimmy
Running Dog Post
Russell, Randy and Sean Wolf Hill. The Dharma Scum: a Garage Novel, Sandusky, OH: ToBoSo Publications, 1984. booklet of narrative
Rutkovsky, Paul. Catalogue, Tallahassee, Florida, 1983.
Rutzky, Ivy Sky (USA).
A Handset, 1979
Graduation card to Ken Friedman
Slides of his work
Envelope containing information about Likomeng, the Secret Songs, a performance by Renee Rockoff
Ryan, Phil (Australia).
Saito, Takako (Japan). Cut card/announcement for exhibition 1989, Galerie Lara Vincy, Paris
Saito, Toshinori (Japan).
Salt City Post
Salt Lick Press.
Review of Salt Lick Magazine in Nola Express, August/September 1973
Flier with interviews of visitors to '500 Envelopes, A Conceptual Art Show'
Salvadori, Remo (Italy). Printed work, 1982.
Assorted printed matter ca. 1970
Envelope with assorted printed matter, no date, but similar to above
Sam's Recycle Shop (Canada).
3 letters. 1981.
Documentation for Japanese mail art show 'Modern Art '80.'
Postcard, postdated 1981
Altered bondage photos
San Antonio, Phyllis.
Envelope dated Feb 27, ?. Enclosed? Heights art theatre listing and illustrated sheet
Envelope postdated 2 February 1978, enclosed letter concerning future converation with John Waters
Envelope postdated June 2, 1979, enclosed form letter
San Francisco Day School
San Francisco International Toy Museum
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Brochure for conference: "Artists' use of Telecommunications in Contemporary art and performance: "Simulated Tele-Performance Series"
Sanders, Robert (USA). Postcard, 1982.
U may already be a sinner, book dedicated to Buster Cleveland, 1995 Oversize Box 1
Sandwich, R. Postcard, postdated 1981.
Santiago, Daniel (Brazil).
Sarapata, Marie (Germany).
7 letters. 1977 -- 1979.
Saunders, R. (USA).
2 letters 1979 -- 1980.
Documentation for 2 shows organized by Saunders: 'Gallery between the staircases,'1980 and untitled show at Sill Gallery.
3 postcards, 1980, 1981.
Announcement for Saunders exhibit at the Flag Gallery, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
Mailed packet with an introduction speech and photocopied works, 1980.
mailed works on paper
3 black and white photocopies, ca. 1981
Postcard 1981, and a color postcard 1981
Sawano, Mizue. Postcard
Scalzo, Claudio Di
"Schede" rue de l'arbre benit
Schill, Ruedi. Postcart
Schlafke, F.A. von
Schloss, Arlen. 2 exhibition announcement, c. 1980
Schmidt, Angelika (Germany).
3 letters. 1977, 1981.
Submission for Durland's "Cover Show."
Schmidt, Arno (Germany). Assorted materials relating to this writer
Schmidt-Olsen (Denmark). Envelope 1981 and invitation to send work to 'Bodies of Artists,' 1981
Schmit, Tomas (Germany). Postcard announcing work by Edition Hundertmark.
Schneck, Carol A. (USA).
Holding On, San Francisco. booklet of poems and pictures
Feedback #2, Lancing, MI.
Somebody Asked me What you Wrote about and all I Could Think of was AIDS. booklet of poetry and prose
Schneider, Laurie. Chronicle: A Journal of 1987, Score booklet, Oakland, CA.
Schnyder, Achim (W. Germany)
Schroth, Mary Angela
Schulting, Kalle (Germany). 1993. collage booklet
Schultz, Tomasz (Poland).
4 envelopes 1979 -- 1980.
2 works on paper.
"Red-Y Made," postcard
The Unreason, VT: Troll Press, 1991
Bible, VT: Troll Press, 1991
Schure, Robert. Twink, 1958. Drawings by R. Zimmerman
Scott, Michael (UK).
Scott, Nancy G.
Scott, Richard (UK). 1979 invitation to participate in show 'Post Restante' at the Liverpool Academy of Arts, June/July 1979
Scott, Sheila (USA). Miriads of Pyramids, 1976.
Secunda, Arthur (USA). Letter, no date. This letter accompanied his sponge submission (Camembert President, 1977) to the Cover Show, curated by Durland
See Spot Run
Seemayer, Stephen (USA). Black and white photo documenting performance, no date
Selby, Spencer. Stigma, Oakland, CA: no date.
Selkirk, Calum (UK)
Seltman, Robert (USA). Printed matter "Biographical Chronology Test: 1951 through to 1982," and "Girlfriend Wanted," 1982?
Sensitive, Mr. (USA). Postcard, postdated 1977
Setten, Hank Van (Holland). Assorted prints and photographs of works, 1984 -- 1987.
Shafer, Mike (USA)
Shannon, John (USA). Decadence, Canton, MI:1988. cardboard book
Sharp, Anne (USA)
Shaw, Joyce Cutler
Shekerjian, Haig and Regina.
Stolen Thoughts, poem
Behold, the Sun is Shining, poem
Shep, shep, shep
Sherarts, La Vona.
Sherfield, Norman. Just Say No, no date.
Shields, Bill. Drinking Gasoline in Hell. 1988. Poetry
Shimamoto, A.U. Shozo
Shiomi, Mieko (Japan).
Explanation of 'Spatial Poem' project and invitation to participate in 'Spatial Poem No. 4: Shadow Event,' 1971
Multiple copies of postcard announcing complete work of Spatial Poem, 1976
Spatial Poems 4 - 9
As it were Floating Granules, Tokyo: Japan Federation of Composers. original fluxus musical score
1708 East Main (USA). Cover letter (1979) from Nancy Gunn and information, reviews, gallery calendar (1978 -- 1979), etc... about this alternative gallery in Richmond, Virginia
Shlittmer, Eric (USA).
Shores, Michael. collage and poetry
Dangerous Days, 1988.
The Book of Daze, 1990.
Ancient Stories, 1990.
Do Your Own Comic!, Allston, MA: American Living Press. booklet of comics
Siegel, Jules. Franklin Furnace Archive Posters, New York.
Sikora, Rudolf (Czchoslovakia).
Simpkins, Miss M.
Silva, Falves (Brazil).
Photocopy of a letter and postcard work.
Letter with postcard, 1977.
5 postcards, ca. 1978 -- 1980.
Assorted individual artists' stamps
Assorted printed works and series of printed works
Silvi, Fulgar C.
Silviera, Regina (Brazil).
Simon, Baudhuin (Belgium)
Simone, Gianni (Japan)
Singer, Joel (USA)
Sipprelle, Diane (USA).
4 postcards, 1981.
2 announcements for shows in which Sipprelle participated.
3 printed works, postcard, postdated 1980
Card piece from Pawel Petasz completed by Durland and Sipprelle
Sir Q (Frank Ferguson) (USA).
2 envelopes 1981 -- 1982.
A large number of printed works, stickers, c. 1978 -- 1979.
Skinner, Roger D.
Sloan, De Villo. (USA)
Ourang-Outang, 1986. poetry
Alloy, 1987. poetry with Ruth Schowalter
Paperbirds, Auburn, AL: Paperbirds Press, 1987. small booklet of poems, typewriter art with Ruth Schowalter
Smallville Funny Farm
various Smegmart, mailed work, 1980.
4 Postcards, 1979.
Calendar, date unknown.
"Smegma: The Magazine" matchbook
Smith, Alonso G.
Smith, David (USA)
Smith, K. Mary
Smith, Ken B.
Smith, Larry D.
Smith, Pauline (UK).
2 envelopes, one is 1978.
5 mailed works, 1977 - 1978.
Photocopied work, 1977 - 1978
Smith, Robert Charles
Smith, Sheila. Shelf Life (USA) New York: 1989.
Smith, Slim (UK). Bab's Rhumba, London: 1991. collage booklet
The Satirical and Surreal Montage Art of Winston Smith, San Francisco: Fallout Productions, 1982. collage magazine
various mailed copied collage items
Smolinski, Eugeniusz (Poland). Paper work "Reverse," no date
Smyth, Sheila (Canada)
Snarl! Handbook of Leeds Animal Liberation Front. (UK) 1984
Sock of the Month Club
Soffer, James Lee
Soft Press (Switzerland). Also known as Frank Ferguson. 2 envelopes, 1 dated 1982, the other no date
Sokol, Milan (Slovakia)
Sokolowska, Krystyna (Poland).
4 works circa 1972?
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Solovak Sincerity Society
Something New to Worry About. 1983 pamphlet
Sonal, Eugene. Letter, 1979
Sonneman, Eve. Real Time, New York: Printed Matter, 1976
Soo Hoo, Joyce
Sorensen, William (Denmark).
3 envelopes with assorted works
Proposals for works and printed matter c. 1974 -- 1976
Sosnowski, Zdzislaw (Poland).
Posters and photographic documentation of shows at the Actual Art's Gallery (see also Actual Art's file)
Assorted photographs of actions
Works by other artists associated with the gallery
Gallery publications, writings, documentation and works of Sosnowski, ca. 1972 -- 1976
Information about the 45 records released by Los Microwaves band
Sousa, Almeida E. (Portugal)
Souza, Al (USA).
6 letters and 3 postcards 1977 -- 1981.
3 exhibit announcements for Souza show
Collaborative stamp sheet
List of unknown exhibition and participants.
2 postcards, one dated 1977
3 artists' stamp and rubber stamps pages
Spaans, Peter (Netherlands)
Space Dump Performances
Spaceangel (USA). Aka Thomas Cassidy and Musicmaster. Assorted works, no date
Spaid, Gregory Preston
Sparling, Ken. Wendysstomach two. small narrative
Spectacular Times (UK)
Spector, Buzz. Letter, 1979
Spence, Pete (Austrailia)
Spencer, Lisa (USA). Postcard, postdated 1978
Spera, Stephen (USA). 'Televisions,' 1976, postcard
Spiegelman, Lon (USA).
California Dada, Ukiah: 1980. booklet
Mailed work, 1979.
large envelopes, 1979, 1980.
Letters, 1979 -- 1982.
Assorted invitations for mail art shows, as well show documentation.
6 rubber stamp works, ca. 1979
2 stamp sheets, 1979
postcards, ca. 1978
Assorted individual works.
1981 work and printed matter.
Assorted materials, including copies of correspondence between Spiegelman and Michael Leigh, May 1983.
Poster for Fred, Lorna, and Ben Truck June 26, 1983
Spinello, Barry (USA).
Copy of JCT 2, by M. Diacono and the Navajo indian tribe, 1968 -- 1969, printed in Berkeley, 1970.
Photographs by Spinello
Springer, Homer L.
Sprouse, Martin (USA)
Spudz (The Netherlands). Also known as Cees Francke.
4 envelopes and letter ca. 1978 -- 1979.
4 mailed paper/collage works
SR Inc. 2-54
Sri Aurobindo and the Mother (India) Sri Aurobindo and the Mother on Art, part II compiled by Vijay. booklet
s'Soreff (USA). Letter, no date
St. Vibrissa. Virgin, Martyr, & Stigmatrix. booklet
Staeck, Klaus (West Germany).
Stagnaro, Umberto (Italy). 2 letters, 1981. Duplicate invites to mail art show 'Alphabet,' 1981
2 postcards 1981 -- 1982.
Information regarding shows, documentation and invite to 10th Anniversary of Chuck Stake Enterprises.
Invitation to correspondence art show, September 1985
Poster for 1977 Correspondence Mail Art Event.
Poster for 1979 Correspondence Mail Art Event.
unopened letter, 1977.
Poster for C. Stake Radio Program, 1979.
The Stamp Act
Stamp Art Gallery
Starr, Nina Howell
State of California Office of Architecture and Construction
Steinbach, Haim (USA). Text "Planet (Mapping of the Body)," no date.
Stendahl, Roslyn M.
Fiji Times, 1988
The Kiwi Factor, 1989
Crocs N' Cairns, 1989
Fiji Times 2, 1991
Stirnemann, Vanci (Swiss)
Stitt, Andre and Tara Babel
Stitt, F. Allen
The Stone Press.
Storrs, Cleveland M.
Story, Martha Redy
StoveFront Art and Architecture
Strange Tractor, Five Photographs/Four Drawings. small booklet
Stuart, Michelle. The Fall, New York: Printed Matter, 1976
Studio LeClair. See: Radio Free Dada
Stussi, Marcel (Switzerland). Stamp sheet 1990
Sub Genius Foundation (USA). Also known as The Church of the Sub Genius.
2 envelopes and letter 1981.
Assorted fliers and printed matter, ca. 1980
Sublett, Chris (USA). 5 works no date
Suel, Lucien (France)
Suit, Dewey L.
Sullivan, Terence (USA). 2 different printed sheets-"You Did It," and "Feeling Rundown?," no date
Summers, Rod (USA). Postcard and printed sheet, 1975
Sumps, Jo. Printed matter and artists postcards for a show, "Art From the Jungle," of various artists organized by Sumps at Fashion Moda, October 1983
Swierkiewicz, Robert (Hungary)
Szczelkun, Stefan (UK)
Szombathy, Balint (Hungary).
3 post cards, 1978 - 1979.
4 letters, 1977 - 1979.
Mailed work, 1977.
Szyhalski, Piotr. (Poland)
Tacchella, Rino (Italy).
2 envelopes, 1979.
2 Postcards, 1978-1979
Tachtig and Iveel Geluk
Tague, A. Kudrav
Tamor, Sarah (USA). Set of slides 1974 -- 1977
Targowski, Henry (Netherlands). 'Mark/Space' information sheet of projects to submit to, 1977
Tatematsu, Fumiko. (USA)
Tavani, Bob (USA). Lawn, Chicago, 1991. booklet of photos and poems.
Taylor, Laurence M.
Tearle, Mel (USA).
Approximately 19 letters. 1978 -- 1982
Postcard announcing Tearles MFA thesis exhibition.
Anagram game, 1981, 2 postcards, ca. 1980
4 envelopes with works, 1978 -- 1980
12 text pieces
Mailed work, 1977.
Photocopied work, 1978.
Telos Solet Tosel
Teresa, Mark Anthony
Teuty, Ian. Postcard, 1981.
Texas Correspondence School
Theatre Kassak (Hungary). Untitled collaborative work between(?): Algol Laszlo, Istvan Szegho, Marianne Kollar, Anna Koos, 1973(?) ****
Thenot, Jean-Paul (France). letter, 1977.
Thermal Art (USA). Advertising material for this heating system
Thieves and Prostitutes, Hollywood Fl, pamphlet
Third Wave Dance Theatre
Thomas, Lew. (USA)
Thompson, Lowry. 4 letters. 1978 -- 1980
Thompson, Rosie (USA).
Letters, 1979 -- 1980
Photocopy of text by Thompson about her work from Artscope, 2(2), 1978/79
Documentation of show 'Time-Space Works,' curated by Thompson, March 1980, Center/Gallery, Carrboro(?), North Carolina.
8 printed works, 1978 -- 1979
2 postcards postmarked 1979 -- 1980
Throbbing Gristle (UK). Questionnaire for TG fans, no date
Transformer, Todd D.
Tiffen, David. (UK)
Tigerlady, Kris (USA). Photocopied work, no date
Tiptop (USA). Four slides in envelope titled "Tipical Images on Topical Subjects," no date
Tisa, Benedict. (USA)
Tisdale, Daniel. (USA)
Tisue, Seth. (USA)
Todorovic, Mirolub (Yugoslavia).
Announcement asking for materials for an Anthology of Mail Art, ca. 1978/1979.
"Signalist Project Cosmic Communication," postcard, 1972, postdated 1974.
Toth (Tooth), Gabor. (Hungary)
Torchia, Mike ed. letter extolling the publication Electrographics.1982.
Torrey, Ella King
Tot, Endre (Hungary).
Assorted pages from publication documenting Tot's works completed during DAAD sponsorship in Berlin (1979)
Assorted documentation and printed matter
"Look Here's a Giant Zero for You," postcard, 1974
Postcard postmarked 1983
3 pieces of printed matter all zero works, ca. 1974
Toth, Dezider (Czechoslovakia).
Trans-Parent Teacher's Ink
Trapped. collage booklet
Travelling Art Mail
Trelstad, Geoffrey L. (USA). Sweet Roll International: Global Dementia, Minneapolis, MN: 1990.
Truax, Joe and Jim Sanders. Oogleplex, 1988. booklet.
5 letters, 1980 -- 1981.
Collection of sheets entitled "Bankroll a Cauac Monster," 1981
CD titled "Bottega," 1995. (This CD gifted September 1995)
Several stamp artworks
Article on Truck from Des Moines Register, Sunday, March 14, 2004
Turk, Peter (Hungary). 8 black and white photo pieces/documentation, no date
Turner, Alan. Long accordian work titled "Marked Woods," 1981, Lapp Princess Press Ltd, New York City
Turner, Edward R.
Turner, Maxine F.
Tutti, Cosey Fanni (UK). 4 letters, 1979 -- 1980. envelope from Russia
Ubertall, Donna (USA). Postcard, 1978.
Ulrich, Judy. 4 letters, 1980 -- 1981.
Ulrichs, Tim (Germany). "Ich Bin Ein Gedicht," poster work, 1968.
United Technologies (USA). Approximately 27 text based advertisements, no date, published by United Technologies Corp., Hartford, Connecticut
University of Mud
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Universo Suburbano (Mexico)
Urb, H.E./ Wohlforth, V.
U.S. Mary Todd Show
Updike, John (USA). Printed poem in card, 1978.
Urban, Janos (Switzerland). Two letters and assorted works, ca. 1972.
Urbanart (Canada). Urbanart festical letter, vancouver, 1976.
Valerio, Vania Lucila
Valoch, Jiri (Czechoslovakia).
Gallery announcement for show at Galeria Akumulatory, 1974.
2 printed works, 1971
Announcmment for "Three Performances for Everybody," 1972 for Des Moines Festival of the Avant-Garde (included in envelope is card announcing "Event for large Public Library," by Michael Gibbs)
Van Amen, Woody
Van Beveren, Peter (France).
Vance, Daryl (USA). Letter, 1980. "Homage to Abbie Hoffman" 1979
Vandenburg, A. (USA). 2 drawings, ca. 1978
Van der Wolk, Johannes
Vandreposte, Pierre. Printed sheets with text.
Van Doven, R.M.
Van Geluwe, John
Van Hee, David, Kansas College of Collage, Lawrence, KS: 1990. collaged file of unbound xerox collage
Van Raay, Jan.
Varga, Kirk (Canada). See: Five/Cinq Aesthetics
Varney, Ed (Canada).
3 stampsheets, 1976 -- 1978
3 sheets of artists stamps from "2nd International Intermedia Artist's Stamp Edition," organized by Varney in 1978, Canada
Vator, Miss Otis Ella
Vaughan, Tony (USA).
The Art of Visual Wit, "A Conversation with Byron Hunt."
Vautier, Ben (Switzerland).
Booklet "Vertical Line and Horizontal Line," 1962
Publication "Vive la Creation a Nice," booklet "Fluxus a Nice," Nice:Z/editions, 1989
Publication, "Bag Art,"
Publication,"Ben sur Ben-About Fluxus,"
Publication, Quelques Idees, 1970.
Publication, Moi Ben Je Signe, 1962.
"A Letter from Berlin," 5-6, 1979.
Vecchione, Pat (USA). 2 sets of slides c. 1978 -- 1979
Vegetable, Robot (USA).
4 photocopied works
Vendley, Jesse (USA). How About It? Three Sudden Fictions, CA: Permeable Press, 1993.
Video Free America
Vigo, Edgardo-Antonion (Argentina).
5 letters. 1979 -- 1981 (4 envelopes)
Poster published by Amnesty International about the 'disappeared' in Argentina (Vigo's son's photo included here.)
4 paper works
4 mailed works
Vigo, Graciela Marx (Argentina).
8 letters, c. 1978.
3 empty envelopes
4 postcards, 1978.
"Quiet Spring" program, 1978.
Vilestone, Vic. Letter, 1980
Villani, Jim with illustrations by C.M. James. Moment in Bronze, Fantome Press. booklet of poetry and prints
Virzi, Sam D.
Visible Inc., Detours, 1988. 1989 lesbian calendar
Visual Studies Workshop Press
Vitrine (France). Lette, 1979. Parisian bookstore specializing in artists' books, etc.
Vopat, Alan G.
Vostell, Wolf (West Germany).
Wade, Bob and Clare Frost. The Texas Mobile Home Museum, Oct. 1977 from Art Press International
Waite, Geneviere Olivia
Walczak, Larry. Two invitations to submit work: 1) "The Nancy Reagan Fashion Show" in the windows of Printed Matter, New York, during April 1982; and 2) "Post-Romance: Artists' Valentines," in windows at 55 White Street, New York City, February 1982. Postcard, postmarked 1981
Waldron, Sandy, (USA). Photo postcard, no date
Walker, Rich and Katja
Wall, Beriah (USA). Letter, 1980
Wall, Bruce, Psychology: Self-Portrait Interpretations, n.d.
Wall Tone (USA).
3 letters 1979 -- 1980?
2 artists' postcards 1980, soliciting exchange of works.
Envelope with found materials
Walker, Aldo (USA?). Text work, 1971
Wamaling, Mark (USA). Vow, Adelphi, MD: Newark Press, 1985. booklet of collage
Warren, Peter (USA). Christmas card 1979
Watanabe, Tamotsu (Japan). Candada, Tokyo: 1988. mail art booklet
Watche, Thomas. 8 page photocopied booklet of photographs of sculpture, 1977 (Water damaged)
Way, Lois (USA)
Wayne, June (USA). Writings, slides, articles, exhibit brochures, etc.
Webb, Dan and Carol Schneck (USA). Your Hallucinating Charlie Brown, Michigan. collage manuscript
Weinman, Paul (USA). Ally, Ally Home Free, New York: 1990. booklet of poems, drawings by Wendy S. Duke
Weinstein, Emily E.
Weintraub, Joel F.
Welch, Chuck (USA). Aka CrackerJack Kid.
6 stamp sheets
Article on correspondence art by Welch
Wellcomet Mr. Halley
Wells, Madeline F.
West Side Mail Art
Westburg, Martial (USA).
5 letters. 1977 -- 1980
Artists' postcard, 1980.
Paste up for a 'Ray Rodrique' show and Village Voice article about Westburg's difficulty getting Ray Rodrique's art work into Canada and trying to get David Zack out of prison.
Assorted printed works and postcards, 1975 -- 1980, includes exhibition announcements and statements by the artist
White, Rush. 3 Giant Foster House Pederasty Parade of Winners, Fall 1977
Whitehall Printing Company
Whitney Museum of America
Whitson, Peter (USA).
7 letters. 1978 -- 1979
Announcement of birth of son
Whitson exhibit announcement
Statement about the Sluj network
3 postcards ca. 1977.
Assorted series of photocopied works: Sluj, 2 no. 1 to 5, 1979; Whitsondada, #7 and 8, 1975; Lost in the Mail, #1 to 9, 1977 -- 1978; Hopper Drawing, #8 to10, 1976 -- 1979; Umbrella, #2 to 4, 7 to 10, 1979; and 11 other photocopied works (including a color photocopy)
Whorrall, Bill (USA). Postcards, postdated 1981
Wilding, Michael and Nigel Roberts (Australia). Post-Modern Writing. booklet of prose and poetry
Williams, Derek (USA).
2 booklets, "Bedeutung," 1979 and "Content," 1979
Assorted writings on art
Williams, Emmett (USA). Visual poem, no date
Wiloch, Thomas (UK).
Paper Mask, published by Stride, 1988.
Stigmata Junction, published by Stride, 1985
Tales of Lord Shantih, Unicorn Press, 1989
Wilson, Ian (USA). "Section 30, 2nd Set, 1982," text piece
Wilson, Jokie X.
Wilson, Martha (USA). The Arties: Franklin Furnace's Tenth Anniversary Celebration, New York: 1976. Tenth anniversary album
Wilson, Peter Mills
Winkler, Chris (USA).
Voluptuous Corningwear, Seattle: Bomb Shelter Press, 1988. poems and drawings
Cave Paintings, Iowa City: PhotoStatic, 1988. booklet of alphabet art
Winkler, Michael (USA). Extreme Measures, New York: 1988/89
Winnes, Friedrich (Germany). Envelope, 1979
Wisniewski, Anastazy (Poland). Assorted works and gallery brochure
Wittman, Robert (Czechoslovakia).
Untitled text on art, 1966
"NB" booklet by Wittman, 1966
Wodiczko, Kryzysytof (Poland). Gallery announcement for show at Galeria Akumulatory, 1974
Wolf, Edward Scott. Je M'appele Death: a novel, short manuscript
Wolf-Rehfeldt (Germany). Announcement for show of Wolf-Rehfeldt's "Typewritings," at Galerie St. Petri, June 1981
Wolf-Rehfeldt (Germany). Announcement for show of Wolf-Rehfeldt's "Typewritings," at Galerie St. Petri, June 1981
Women Artists News
Wondolowski, Rupert (USA). The Incredible Sleeping Man and other Tales of Absurdo-Miserablism, MD: Shattered Wig Press, 1991. booklet
Wood, Reid. Maskhead, State of Being Press, 1991. small booklet
Woods, Davy. Editor of one page review called, Downtown Movie Review, #1, 1978. Reviews 'Eaten Alive,' by Tobe Hooper ("Texas Chainsaw Massacre")
World Imitation Products (USA).
Letter, 1979, with World Imitation Products catalogue, press release for the Inter-Dada 1980 festival, and note from World Imitation Products inquiring about rubber stamp ordered from Durland. Two names appear in this material related to World Imitation Productions: L. O'Connell and S. Thomsen.
1979 update on the 1980 International Dada Festival in Ukiah , California (not found, April 1004)
Statement, February 2004, about World Imitation Products by member Michael Uhlenkott
Schedule of World Imitation Products events, 1977-1982
List of World Imitation Products publications, 1977-1980
Reprints of three World Imitation Products publications: "Afraid of Modern Living" (September 1978), "Glow in the Dark" (November 1978), and "Walkie-Talkie" April 1979). The original editions of these publications were stapled black and white photocopies that were hand-trimmed and colored.
Wright, Jack. Theatre of the Moment & Against Improvisation, Spring Garden Music, Philadelphia. small booklet
Wrobel, Mirek/Miroslaw (Poland).
8 letters. 1978 -- 1981.
Assorted works ca. 1981
Xero Post. Also known as Sheldon Polsky.
Additional show insert left in file
Yahagi, Keitaro, ed. (Japan). N.I.M.A., Tokyo. xeroxed mail art magazine
Yalkut, Jud (USA)
Yamamoto, Tatsuo (Japan). Letter, 1979. Steve Durland in Japanese characters
Yost, Allan (USA). Invitation to mail art show
Zabala, Horacio. Today Art is a Prison, Numerosette D'arte Attuale, 1978 -- poster/pamphlet
Zack, David (USA).
2 photocopied works, postdated 1977
CV Art Nut Show, catalog documents, 1974.
Mailed printed matter.
Zanini, Walter (Brazil).
Zark, Bob (USA). The Gates of Boombox Heaven, New York: Panic Button Press, 1994. book of poems
Zaug, Jean-Pierre (France?). 2 "Cinq Dm3 d'Air Pur," certificates 1981
Zelevansky, Paul and Lynn (USA). Christmas card, 1981
Zeppo. Postcard, no date
Zizelman, Kurt A.
Zona (Italy). Zona an archive.
Announcement for zonaradio transmission, 1981
"Small Press Scene," 24 hr. information day 1984
Zra, M.K.E., Sputtering Tongue, Seattle: Vortex Publications, 1990. small booklet of poems
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