Ray Johnson

Raymond Edward Johnson (1927–1995), known primarily as a collagist and correspondence artist, was a seminal figure in the history of Neo-Dada and  early Pop art. Once called ‘New York’s most famous unknown artist,’ Johnson also staged and participated in early performance art events associated with the Fluxus movement and was the founder of a far-ranging mail art network – the New York Correspondence School – which picked up momentum in the 1960s and is still active today. He lived in New York City from 1949 to 1968, when he moved to a small town in Long island and remained there until his suicide.”    – Wikipedia

He was an unbelievably talented, unique artist with a truly interesting story.  If you’d like to learn more, watch How to Draw a Bunny, the documentary made about Johnson.  You won’t be disappointed.

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