Canton Museum of Art Calls for International Mail Art for World Fair Event

Canton Museum of Art Calls for International Mail Art for World Fair Event

"What do you love about where you live?" This is the prompt from Canton Museum of Art's (CMA) latest community mail art project which celebrates different cultures and traditions from around the world.

Mail Art (also known as postal art and correspondence art) is an international movement centered on sending small scale artwork through the postal service. Participants are encouraged to collage, draw, paint, stamp, or illustrate a postcard or envelope.

All submitted works will be displayed at CMA's World Fair event scheduled for February 10, 2018 and select works will be featured on

Deadline for Submissions: February 2, 2018

Theme: What do you love about where you live? In celebration of the many different cultures and traditions around the world, we want to know what you love about the town in which you live.

There are no fees, no jury, and no return of artwork. It is open to people of all age groups and territories.

All submissions should be postcard size (4" x 6" or 5" x 7").

Mail submissions to:
Canton Museum of Art
Attn: Mail Art
1001 Market Avenue North, Canton OH 44702
Include in your submission: Name, Title of Artwork, Email

For details about the call, go to

The Canton Museum of Art (CMA) is one of Ohio's premier museums for an exceptional visual arts experience. CMA is recognized for powerful national touring exhibits; dynamic CMA-original exhibits; an unrivaled Permanent Collection of American watercolors and contemporary ceramics; and innovative education outreach programs, in-Museum classes, and workshops. CMA is one of only two Stark County museums accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. For more information, including hours, exhibits, classes, and special events, call 330.453.7666, visit, Facebook at "Canton Museum of Art," or @CantonMuseum on Twitter.

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