Snail Mail My Email

ISBN: 9781402273827

By: Ivan Cash

Published: 11/13/2012

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We live in a fast-paced world, where emails reign supreme as a form of communication. Feeling nostalgic for the almost forgotten written letter, Ivan Cash decided to stage a comeback tour on its behalf. He invited anyone in the world to send him a 100 word email, and in return he would illustrate it into a letter and mail it for free. On day four of the project, he got more than 1,000 requests. A team of volunteers helped Ivan create over 10,000 letters—or more accurately, works of art—which were sent to happy recipients. Snail Mail My Email is a. collection of the most memorable letters and moments from the project, and a reminder of the power of personal connection in a world of instant communication.




In July of 2011, I quit (what I thought was) my dream job at an advertising agency and set off in search of a more balanced lifestyle. I promised myself to


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Ivan Cash, a San Francisco-based artist, presents a collection of hand-written letters, notes, and other personal communiqués, many with whimsical drawings and design. They are selected from a...

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Format: Hardcover

Length: 8 in
Width: 7 in
Weight: 24.56 oz
Page Count: 256 pages


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