The Last Generation Before the Internet

Do you remember the time before the Facebook era and text messages? The era when people had to agree on a meeting beforehand but friends could show up unannounced? It was characterized by telegrams, address books and calligraphy notebooks. Typewriters clattered in offices and there were lines at phone booths. These memories are a part of the story about the last pre-Internet generations and their lives.


ARTPOOL Studio (György Galántai), Irma Blank, Guillermo Deisler, On Kawara, William Kentridge, Andrzej Kostolowski, Jaroslaw Kozlowski, Boris Lurie, Rea Nikonova and Serge Segay, Yoko Ono, Dmitry Prigov, Dieter Roth, Jiří Valoch, Franz Erhard Walther, Ruth Wolf-Rehfeldt etc.

9 December 2017 to 4 February 2018

Latvian National Museum of Art

1 Janis Rozentāls Square, Riga

LV-1010, Latvia



Author: Mail Artists' Index

Mail Artists' Index Biographies, works and links concerning important Mail Artists. – Biografien, Arbeiten und Links bedeutender Mail Art Künstler. Mail Art | Mail Artists | Postkunst

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