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No to Death Penalty by Elías Adasme

 

"FOR A MILLENIUM OF LIFE: 

NO TO DEATH PENALTY"

( in Puerto Rico )

 

An Invitation to the World

 

From Puerto Rico, Amnesty International and AU + MA  (Urgent Action of Mail Art) invites you to participate in our campaign against death penalty, wich will take place on November, 16th with a great international exhibition under the motto:

"FOR A MILLENIUM OF LIFE: NO TO DEATH PENALTY"

 

Right now, a lot of Puerto Rican people are waiting for a trial in federal jail. If these people is finded guilty, they could be executed by the United States authorities, even when the Puerto Rican Constitution forbides death penalty. For this reason, subscribing the international campaign against death penalty by Amnesty International and after the success of the recent exhibiton in Tarragona (Spain) with this subject, we want to invite to all mail artists, visual poets, networkers and, in general, to everyone who identifies himself with that cause and wants to express his/her opinion, to send works to:

 

Amnistía Internacional / AU+MA
1009 Georgetown, Urb. University Gardens
San Juan de Puerto Rico 00927-4822

 

Works must be bi-dimensional and DIN-A4 in size (29.7 x 21 cm). There will be no previous selection. All works will be exhibited. All techniques will be accepted. Further information will be sent to all participants. Works will not be returned and authors will yield their rights (except those resulting from the marketing od works) to Amnesty International with the purpose of spreading the aims of this campaingn.

 

DEADLINE

November the 14th, 2000

 

Works received will be shown from November, 16 to December, 10 in Plaza del Soportal Gallery. During the exhibit, visitors will be shown a list of potential addressees i.e. governments, embassies, mass media, and will be able to contribute to the mailing of the works. 

 

For further information please write to:

Elías Adasme
1009 Georgetown
Urb. University Gardens
San Juan de Puerto Rico 00927-4822

adasme@caribe.net
or visit the website at:
http://www.geocities.com/tartarug/AUMA/index.htm

 

PLEASE, COPY AND PASS

 


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