Ray Johnson

MA1540Throughout his life, Johnson mailed out an extraordinary quantity of material, including elements of chopped-up collages, drawings with instructions, found objects, snake skins, plastic forks, and annotated newspaper clippings, to name only a few. To Johnson, “art” rejected physical limitations, the restraints of time, or a single identifiable goal. In this capacity, Johnson privileged inclusivity, deeming anyone and everyone with whom he interacted suitable for creative exchange.

Find out more here: http://www.rayjohnsonestate.com/art/mail-art-and-ephemera/

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