May 2, 2019 – Hollywood: Artists For A Better World International published a short video featuring selected works from our 2019 AFABW Mail Art campaign.
This year’s theme was “Artistic Innovation.”
2019 Mail Art Video (1 min)
2019 AFABW Int Featured Mail Artists
- Russell Manning – Texas
- Horst Tress – Germany
- Leslie Atkins – California
- Anna Evangelista – Canada
- Pietro Romano Matarrese – Italy
- Richard Rensberry – Michigan
AFABW Int President, George Alger said, “In addition to honoring artists, this Mail Art campaign was intended to raise awareness for the establishment of an international holiday for the arts, “World Art Day,” celebrated each year on Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday.”
Curator of the Mail Art project, Becky Mate says, “It’s all about opening your mailbox and finding a uniquely crafted postcard or other art. It’s friendly, compact, instant joy.”
2020 Call for Mail Art
Be sure to check out our next Mail Art project for 2020.
AFABW Int: 2020 Worldwide Call for Mail Art.
Artists For A Better World International
Artists For A Better World International has a purpose to raise the awareness of worldwide artists about using their creative powers to benefit mankind.
The group cultivates international artistic participation by way of constructive, inspirational and creative projects.
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.