Horst Tress is a mail artist from Köln, Germany, whose work is often a social comment presented with humour and sharp criticism. He is a life-long opponent of any sort of censorship and repression in the art. Horst sent us ‘The book of installers’. The note ‘Kunst ist Nervensache‘ (‘Art is a matter of nerves’) […]
Köln based mail artist Horst Tress is a well-known name in German art circles since 1970s. He participated in more than 400 international exhibitions in galleries, art associations and museums, and over 20 solo exhibitions in Germany, Poland, Argentina, Belgium, Sweden, Italy… Horst was also involved in many collaborative projects and the organisation of other […]
Horst Tress is recognised mail artist who is active on the art scene since 1970. He is trained as a typographer and commercial artist and his art has been shown in 400 international exhibitions in galleries, artistic associations and museums. Horst exhibited in 24 solo exhibitions in the 1970s and 1980s, and his work is published in numerous […]
Horst Tress is acknowledged artist who has been active in artistic scenes since 1970s. He participated in 400 international exhibitions in galleries, artistic associations and museums. He had over 24 solo exhibitions in Germany, Belgium, Argentina, Sweden, Italy and Poland in the 1970s and 80s. Amongst articles in catalogues he also published some books and organised exhibitions.
Horst Tress from Köln (Germany) is well-known name in mail art circles. He participates with his Fluxpost in international exhibitions since 1970s and for Droitwich exhibition he sent us several mail art documents. The postcard is being exhibited in Droitwich Spa during October. For more information about Horst Tress please visit his Facebook page
Argentina Raquel Gociol, Walter Brovia, Graciela Bello, Viviana Andrada, Maria E. Quiroga, Australia Robyn Banks, Jade Herriman, Sharon Attenborough Austria Klaus Pinter, Piroska Horváth, Monika Mori, Alexander Charistos, Belgium Mzia Valerian, The Wasted Angel, Jan Theuninck, Marie-Christine De Grave, Miche-Art-Universalis Brazil Maria Darmeli Araujo, Jane Beatriz Sperandio Balconi, Luiza G P Gutierrez, Erminia Marasca Soccol, Sirlei Caetano, Jeanete Ecker Köhler, Neiva Mattioli Leite, Carmen Remedios, Maria Julieta R. […]
On Tuesday, 2nd August 2017, the exhibition was set up and opened for public in the public library gallery in Droitwich Spa. I was overwhelmed with a number and a quality of artworks as they were arriving, but once when everything was set up on the gallery walls – it all came together as a […]
The official deadline for the submissions has passed and now comes an exciting time of sorting, photographing and publishing of all fantastic mail art that has kept arriving in last 3 months. 138 artists from 25 countries sent us their postcards and, I must admit, I still don’t have an exact number of artworks. The […]
The second Droitwich Mail Art exhibition is opened! The theme was to celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare’s death, but also his plays, characters, life in Tudor times, theatre, tragedy and comedy.