2010 AFABW Mail Art Selections (with video)

Jacque Lynn AFABW Mail ArtNovember 3, 2010 – Hollywood: Artists For A Better World International has published the selected works to represent the 2010 AFABW Mail Art campaign. As made apparent in the following Mail Art video, the selections of hand-decorated postcards, cards and envelopes comprise a variety of global perspectives of the Mail Art genre.

The theme for the campaign was “Celebrate Artists.”

AFABW President, George Alger said, “In addition to honoring artists, this Mail Art campaign was designed to raise awareness for the establishment of an international holiday for the arts, referred to as ‘ART DAY,’ which is celebrated on the second Friday in each August.”  (This year’s 12th annual Art Day was on August 13, 2010).

View the following video to enjoy the diversity of AFABW’s 2010 Mail Art selections.

Art Day Founder, Becky Mate, remarked “Thank you to all the global artists who sent in their extraordinary mail art this year.  I was awestruck by the talent and this year we decided to feature even more of the work.”

2010 AFABW SELECTED MAIL ARTISTS

Miles Baker – England

Ahmet Demir – Turkey

Ms. Bo Devon – Oregon, United States

Erik Kucera – Austria

Jacque Lynn Davis – Missouri, United States

Russell Manning – Texas, United States

Eibhlin (Eileen) Morey – New Hampshire, United States

Peter Omann – Denmark

Debra James Percival – Canada

Virginia Romero – California, United States

Oscar Salamanca – Columbia

Kathy Yaude – California, United States

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Artists For A Better World International has a purpose to raise the awareness of worldwide artists about using their creative powers to benefit mankind by leading the way to a better world and by supporting like-minded public benefit organizations that advocate humanitarian benevolence.

The group cultivates international artistic participation by way of constructive, inspirational and creative projects as well as working hand-in-hand with other community advancement organizations.

AFABW activities include art and social betterment projects and/or events conceived to foster heightened awareness with and through art and artists, to help build a better world through aesthetics.

Add your artwork to the AFABW Artists Directory today!