19 May 2010

International Mail Art Exhibit In Honor and Memory of Judith A. Hoffberg


International Mail Art Exhibit:
In Honor and Memory of
Judith A. Hoffberg

Armory Center for the Arts
Caldwell Gallery
145 N. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA View Map

June 27– August 22, 2010

Opening: Saturday, June 26th, 7-9pm
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, Noon-5pm

To participate in the exhibition, mail art submissions must be received by June 11, 2010 by postal mail or email. All art sent through the mail needs to be sent unwrapped, unless the envelope/wrapping is part of the piece.

All submissions received by the due date will be included in the exhibition. All mail art included in the exhibition will be donated to the Judith A. Hoffberg Archive at the Library of the University of California, Santa Barbara, with the permission of the artist.

The exhibition will be held in the Armory's Caldwell Gallery from June 27 – August 22, 2010. Opening reception is Saturday, June 26, 2010, from 7-9 PM. For questions, contact exhibition curator Jay Belloli at jbelloli@armoryarts.org or 626-792-5101 x 117.
Send your mail art submission to:

Mail Art Submissions
c/o Jay Belloli, Director of Gallery Programs
Armory Center for the Arts
145 N. Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103

About Judith A. Hoffberg

Judith A. Hoffberg (1934-2009) was an avid and active promoter of mail art and artists’ books. Judith was editor and publisher of Umbrella, a newsletter devoted to all manner of art publishing and art exhibitions. In addition to Judith’s work as a librarian, archivist, lecturer and curator, she gave unstintingly of her time and energy to promote artists through her encouragement and connections in the art world.

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