Physical Details: Mail art : 1 item : handwritten, ill. ; 16 x 11 cm.
Sender: Carol Schneck
Recipient: John Held (1947-)
Description: Postcard features a photocopied image of the Whitney Museum in a trash can. Written on the trash can is: Mail art is not museum art. Text surrounding the central image reads: Stop saving garbage! Mail art is disposable art; shred it! Wrap fish in it! Give it to the gerbil! Don't file it! Use it! Abuse it!
Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 40, no. 3-4, p. 10
Forms part of: John Held papers relating to Mail Art, 1973-2013
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Carol Schneck mail art to John Held, ca. 1988. John Held papers relating to Mail Art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 829
- Whitney Museum of American Art