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The Advert
Organizer(s): Sanders, Jim
Location: Richmond, Houston, Texas, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s):
Source(s) of the listed documents: Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
America En La Mira. Muestra De Grafica Internacional, exhibition
Organizer(s): Grupo Mira – César Espinoza – Victor Muñoz – etc.
Location: Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de la Ciudad de Morelia – Galeria Univeritaria Antonio Ximénez de las Cuevas – Escuola de Diseno y Artesanias, Mexico, 11 September–11 October, 1978; Galería Universitaria, Toluca, 30 October–30 November, 1978; Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico, 3 November–10 December, 1978; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, 6–18 July, 1979
Date: 1978–1979
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog
Art A to Z, part two, project
Organizer(s): Crozier, Robin
Location: Sunderland, Great Britain
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog

Comment: See part one published at year 1977.
Artists' Postcards
Organizer(s): Beck, Martha
Location: Drawing Center, New York, New York, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s):
Source(s) of the listed documents: Drawing Center, Held [Jean Brown]
Available for research at Artpool:
Artists' Stamps, exhibition
Organizer(s): Souza, Al
Location: Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants: ca. 64

Document(s): Catalog (stamp sheet)
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Held [Crane], Worldcat
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog (stamp sheet)
Artwords and Bookworks, exhibition
Organizer(s): Hoffberg, Judith – Joan Hugo
Location: Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California, USA, 28 February–30 March, 1978; Franklin Furnace, New York City, USA, 10–30 June, 1978; Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, 15–29 September, 1978; New Orleans Contemporary Art Center, Louisiana, USA, October–November, 1978
Date: 1978
Number of participants: 549

Document(s): Catalog, Postcard
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Held [Crane; Spiegelman LA List, 78-83]
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog, Postcard
Assembling Assembling, retrospective exhibition
Organizer(s): Kostelanetz, Richard - Henry James Korn
Location: Pratt Graphics Center Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Date: 7–28 October, 1978
Number of participants: ca. 100+

Document(s): Catalog, Invitation
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Held, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog
Baobab, poetry magazine
Author(s)/Editor(s): Spatola, Adriano – Ivano Burani
Publisher: Edizioni Pubbliart Bazar, Reggio Emilia, Italy
Date: 1978–1996
Number of participants:

Document(s): Ad, Audiotapes, Issues
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Issues Nos. 2-11, No. 15, No. 23

"Spatola had been publishing poetry magazines and chapbooks since the early 1960s in Bologna and Milan. In 1968, with brothers Maurizio and Tiziano, he founded Geiger, a publishing house dedicated to avantgarde writing (see here). After the death of Spatola, 3ViTre publisher Enzo Minarelli took over the magazine and published new issues well into the mid-1990s." Continuo: Baobab issue #1, in: continuo.wordpress.com, 2012

VI. Biennale Internazionale Della Grafica D'Arte
Organizer(s): C.D.O. (Romano Peli - Michaela Versari)
Location: Palazzo Strozzi, Firenze, Italy
Date: 9–15 December, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog, Catalog (bigger)
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Fonadazione Bonotto
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog
Comunicazioni Postali, Mail Art, exhibition
Organizer(s): C.D.O. (Romano Peli - Michaela Versari)
Location: Nuova Galleria Del Teatro, Palazzo del Governatore Piazza Garibaldi, Parma, Italy
Date: 25 May–10 June, 1978
Number of participants: 26 countries

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog
Concret 78, exhibition, first part
Organizer(s): Dziamski, Grzegors
Location: Maximal Art Gallery, Poznan, Poland
Date: 8–12 May, 1978
Number of participants: 65

Document(s): List of Participants (in: Biulletin Maximal Art, November 1978)
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: List of Participants
The Cover
Organizer(s): Durland, Steve – Robert Harris
Location: Student Union, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants: 78

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Held, weblink
Available for research at Artpool:
East European Concrete and Visual Poetry, exhibition, part two
Organizer(s): Dziamski, Grzegors
Location: Maximal Art Gallery, Poznan, Poland
Date: 11 February – ?, 1978
Number of participants: 65

Document(s):Call
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Call
F.E.M.A.L.E. First Environmental Mail Art Lawn Exhibition
Organizer(s): Brett, George
Location: 409 Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Call
Source(s) of the listed documents: Held [Crane], Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
1. Festival de Inverno. Exposicáo Internacional De Sonhos
Organizer(s): Bruscky, Paulo – Santiago
Location: Unicap, Recife, Pernambuco, Brasil
Date: 15–30 July, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Poster
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool
Available for research at Artpool: Poster (List of Participants)
Free Clemente Padín & Jorge Caraballo, campaign
Organizer(s): Cook, Geoffrey – Julien Blaine
Location:
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Letter by Cabvolt, Call by Julien Blaine, Work by Ogaz 1 | 2, Article
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Article
Bibliography: Cook, Geoffrey: The Padín / Caraballo Project, in: Crane, Michael — Mary Stofflet (eds.): Correspondence Art. Source Book for Network of International Postal Art Activity, Contemporary Arts Press, San Francisco, 1984, pp. 369-373.
Held, John Jr.: Fifty Years of Latin American Mail Art, sfaq.us, 16 December, 2014, sfaq.us
Flux Wedding, performance
Organizer(s): Maciunas, George – Billie Hutching
Location: 537 Broadway, Manhattan, New York City, USA
Date: 28 February, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Photos, Notes, Videos, Video
Source(s) of the listed documents: Dimitri Devyatkin, Fondazione Bonotto
Available for research at Artpool: George Maciunas
Bibliography: "Fluxus etc." exhibition catalogue, Cranbrook Academy, Bloomfield Hill, 1981, p. 292.
From Bookworks to Mailworks, exhibition
Organizer(s): Carrión, Ulises
Location: Other Books and So., Amsterdam, Holland; Young Artists’ Club (FMK), Budapest, Hungary
Date: 8–14 December, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog (for the Amsterdam show), Catalog (for the Budapest show)
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog (for the Budapest show)
Heart of Dixie
Organizer(s): Brett, George (George in Georgia)
Location: Lyndon House Galleries, Athens, Georgia, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Invitation
Source(s) of the listed documents: Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
Intercontinental Correspondence Show, tour
Organizer(s): Monty Cantsin (Kántor István)
Location: Europe
Date: 5 May – 3 June, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Letter
Source(s) of the listed documents: Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
A Letter
Organizer(s): Mr. Cuttlefish
Location: North Hollywood, California, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s):
Source(s) of the listed documents: Held [Jean Brown], Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
Lightworks Envelope Show, exhibitions
Organizer(s): Burch, Charlton
Location: Ann Arbor Public Library, Michigan, USA, 1–30 July, 1978; Artist Guild of Detroit, Detroit, Michigan, USA, 5–26 May, 1979.
Date: 1978-1979
Number of participants: 190

Document(s): Catalog, Call, Poster
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Held [Umbrella (July 1979], Lightworks
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog, Call, Poster, Umbrella
Mail Art Frequently (an Homage to Marcel Duchamp)
Organizer(s): Drummond-Milne, David
Location: School of Art, Newcastle, England
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s):
Source(s) of the listed documents: Held [Crane], Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool:
Mantua Mail78, exhibition
Organizer(s): C.D.O. (Romano Peli - Michaela Versari)
Location: Casa Del Mantegna, Mantova, Italy
Date: 21 September–21 October, 1978
Number of participants: 140, 28 countries

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Held [Crane]
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog
Bibliography: Held, John Jr.: The Mail Art Exhibition: Personal Worlds to Cultural Strategies, in: Chandler, Annmarie – Norie Neumark (eds.): At a Distance. Precursors to Art and Activism on the Internet, The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts – London, England, 2005, pp. 97-98. autonomousuniversity.org
Mr. Klein, exhibition
Organizer(s): Elling, Tom – Lomholt Formular Press (Niels Lomholt)
Location: Hvidovre Kunstbibliotek, Hvidovre, Denmark
Date: 10–27 May, 1978
Number of participants: 140, 28 countries

Document(s): Photos, Call, Documents
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Call, Formular

Comment: See the documentation of the next part of this project at the year 1979.
New Music Internationale Edition, publication
Author(s)/Editor(s): CabVolt (Steve Hitchcock)
Publisher: CabVolt, San Diego, California, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Call, Publication
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Publication
La Post Avantgardia, exhibition
Organizer(s): Ferro, Antonio
Location: Museo Del Sannio, Benevento, Italy
Date: 7–8 November, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog, Poster
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog, Call
Posters, Postcards, Books-by-Women
Organizer(s): de Bretteville, Sheila
Location: Women's Building, Los Angeles, California, USA
Date: 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s):
Source(s) of the listed documents: Held, Otis
Available for research at Artpool:
Postkarten & Künstlerkarten, exhibition
Organizer(s): Werner, Kalus – Robert Rehfeldt – Rolf Staeck
Location: Galerie Arkade, Berlin, East-Germany
Date: 3 November–?, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Dittert, Held [Jean Brown; Crane]
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog, Book
Bibliography: Dittert, Franziska: Mail Art In Der DDR. Eine Intermediale Subkultur Im Kontext Der Avantgarde, Logos Verlag, Berlin, 2010, p. 33.
Rubberstampdesigns, exhibition
Organizer(s): Barneveld, Aart van
Location: Stempelplaats, St. Luciënsteeg 25, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Date: 1–31 August, 1978
Number of participants: 80

Document(s): Call, Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Call, Catalog
Testimonios de Latinoamerica, exhibition
Organizer(s): Ehrenberg, Felipe (Libro Acción Libre – Beau Geste Press)
Location: Carrillo Gil Museum, Mexico City, Mexico
Date: 19 September, 1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Catalog
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Post-MOMA
Available for research at Artpool: Catalog (part 1, part 2)
Today, Art Is A Prison. L'Arte É Un Carcere, exhibition series
Organizer(s): Zabala, Horacio
Location: Other Books and So, Amsterdam, 9–27, August, 1977; C.D.O., Parma, Italy, 1 October, 1977; Argentina, 7–27, January, 1978; Italy, May, 1978; Marseille, France, July, 1978; La Bugade, La Chartreuse De Villeneuve-Lez-Avignon, 23 July–6 August, 1978
Date: 1977–1978
Number of participants:

Document(s): Calls, Catalogs, List of Participants
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: List of participants
Umbrella, newsletter
Author(s)/Editor(s): Hoffberg, Judith
Publisher: Umbrella Associates, Santa Monica, California, USA
Date: 1978–2008
Number of participants: 38

Document(s): Issues
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, IUPUI, Umbrella
Available for research at Artpool: Issues

Bibliography: Leslie, Anthony Marcus: The Career And Collection of Judith A. Hoffberg, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), USA, 2012, p. 157, Manuscript
VEC Audio Exchange, tape periodical
Author(s)/Editor(s): Summers, Rod (VEC)
Publisher: VEC, Maastricht, Netherlands
Date: 1978–1983
Number of participants: 180, 21 counties

Document(s): Calls, Lists of Participants, Casettes (Nos. 1–16.), DVD Anthology, Article, List of tapes & Interview
Source(s) of the listed documents: Artpool, Harsmedia, Lomholt
Available for research at Artpool: Calls, Casettes (Nos. 1-16.), DVD Anthology, Articles
Bibliography: Summers, Rod (ed.): VEC Audio Exchange Project 1978-1983. Hear What You Think, VEC, Maastricht, Holland, 2008
Summers, Rod: VEC Audio Exchange, in: Lander, Dan — Micah Lexier (eds.): Sound by Artists, Art Metropole, Toronto — Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff (Canada), 1990, pp. 235-240.
Klaniczay, Júlia: Artpool’s Art Tour, 14 June – 31 July 1982, AL No.4, Artpool, Budapest, April 1983, pp. 3–7., artpool.hu

Available for research at Artpool:

"By December 1982 a total of 15 cassettes – all 60 minutes with one exception – had been made within the framework of the V.E.C. audio exchange programme – with the participation of 100 artists (fine arts artists, poets, musicians). They are entitled Here, Listen, Clear, Glisten, Ear2Ear, Gathered Hear, Sep+tic, Still, Ulises´ Dog, Pythagoras´ Budgerigar, Grate, Ringade, Ether and Hark (Hard as you like). Other V.E.C cassettes have also been published outside of the exchange programme, and these are generally 150 numbered copies made from the works of a featured artist and for sale at ten dollars each." Klaniczay, Júlia: op. cit.

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