September 2012

Christine A. Tarantino - Hjuler BROTKATZE collaborations on exhibit at FzKKe Gallery, Germany, Sept. 1 - 30, 2012.

With the Blood of a Daylily - Poems & Drawings by the Homeless Poet by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

THESE HANDS PRAY FOR GERONIMO, a visual poem of American Indians, by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

Christine A. Tarantino's ECDYSIS, snake skin artist book exhibited with 99 other book artists in Italy, curated by Maddalena Castegnaro.

Christine A. Tarantino, Sign and Language Group Exhibit, Open Stal, The Netherlands.

Christine A. Tarantino series of 40,"Being Human"
published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #20,

RED LIPS - What is Your Version for Me? by Christine Tarantino is published by Words of Light now available in print or eBook formats. New version includes ALL 42 artists from 13 countries plus additional text and images by Christine Tarantino.

August internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO
features artist STEVE RANDOM.

WORDS OF LIGHT BOOKS, Art Publications By
Contemporary Artists, new blog offering various format books
published by Christine A. Tarantino.

Christine A. Tarantino/Words of Light publishes THE
by Walter Festuccia.

Christine Tarantino, "Instant Person 1 & 2", self-portraits with Polaroid Camera for POLAROID MADNESS, project of Franticham, Ireland. On-line exhibit and exhibition Kassel, Germany during the DOCUMENTA 2012. "INSTANT PEOPLE"250 polaroid self-portraits by 175 artists from 22 countries.11.– 23. Juli 2012 Zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung am Mittwoch, dem 11. Juli 2012 ab 19 Uhr möchten wir Sie und Ihre Freunde herzlich in denKasseler KunstvereinWerner-Hilpert-Straße 2334117 Kassel, einladen.

Christine A. TARANTINO, "Ecdysis" artist book exhibited at Villa Excelsa, Sannicola, Italia. Curator, Maddalena Castegnaro
Opening night:

July internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Anna Banana, Darlene Altschul, & John Mountain.

June 2012
"THESE HANDS" call for entries, newest project from Christine TARANTINO.

June internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Antoni Miró.

"Fear No NewNew Art" artist book published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #19, Ireland.

"E-mail Between the Artist & Her Lover" artist book exhibited Villa Giulia, Italia. Curator Marisa Cortese.

"WHO AM I?" artist book exhibited Mostra Internazionale, Italia. Curator Virginia Milici.

"RED LIPS of Christine Tarantino", art booklet by Bruno Chiarlone published in Italy.

May internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist RYOSUKE COHEN.

Christine TARANTINO, "RED LIPS FOR DALAI LAMA" exhibition @ INviso, Padiglione TIBET, AssociazioneSal Viana frazione Saliana Pianello del Lario (CO)curated by Ruggero Maggi.

April internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artists Daniel C. Boyer and Richard Canard.

Christine Tarantino, "NEWNEW ART Mono-Prints"
published in"Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 18",
Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

DODODADIANI featured this month
in internet art exhibit at Christine Tarantino Collection. Dododadiani
internet art exhibit

RED LIPS Project: What is your
version for me? Send or RED LIPS, Box
121, Wendell, MA 01379 USA
"Sometimes I need red apple. Sometimes I need
red lips."-- Nam June Paik
Your RED LIPS art modification will yield
online documentation, maileddocumentation, and potential publication. Please
include a mailing address with your submission.

Christine Tarantino, "Better Together: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution", International Mother Language Day Art Exhibit, Kathmandu, NEPAL, by invitation of Rafique Sulayman, Curator.

Christine Tarantino, "Flux-USA Gallery of Stars with Lucy Chew Intervention" exhibited in Group Show: Fluxfest Chicago 2012 (Chicago, USA) FROM THE ARCHIVE Mailart and Fluxus from the archives of Fluxus/St. Louis. Opening reception Chicago Art Institute, Joan Flasch Library.

February online art exhibits from 'The Christine Tarantino Collection' features Belgian artists Guido Vermeulen and Gerson Wenglinski.

Christine Tarantino, "RED-BERRY Series" published in "Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 17", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

FAX Exhibit, The DeVos Art Museum, Michigan, USA, curated by Ribas; organized by The Drawing Center and ICI, NYC. TARANTINO "I of the EYE-FAX", asemic writing series:

Wooden Postcard Exhibit, Stehekin Post Office, Stehekin, Washington, USA. Christine Tarantino work:

Christine Tarantino, "PhotoBooth" work published in new book, "Photobooth Performances" by Ginny Lloyd.

Christine Tarantino, Mail Art and Video Performance at Galleriea Terre Rare, Bologna, Italy, January 28 - February 8, 2012. Project of Maurizio Follin, Italia.

Christine Tarantino, RED LIPS for Dalai Lama, collage exhibited at Venice Biennial Tibet Pavilion – Palazzo delle Esposizioni Sala Nervi - Torino, project of Ruggero Maggi, Milan, Italy.

Christine Tarantino exhibited at Foundation IK New Year Celebration Exhibit "I WISH", The Netherlands, by invitation of Ko de Jonge.

The Christine Tarantino Collection, newest Christine Tarantino art blog started on January 1, 2012. Showcasing selected works from my 20 year collection of works on paper from artists around the globe.

Christine Tarantino-Hjuler BROTKATZE Collaboration exhibited at GALERIE "Offenes Atelier D.U. Design", Austria, Barbara Rapp, Curator.

Thursday, April 30, 2009

No. 127 Three A-gnawing Stix

Three A-gnawing Stix, 3 beaver-chewed sticks from Quabbin Reservoir in fireplace matches tube
Sent as mail art to Steve Random, USA

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

No. 126 They Label Me

They Label Me, handwritten poem, graphite on notebook paper, signed -homeless poet, 2009
Created in celebration of Nos Obras Otros, new blog of David-Baptiste Chirot

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

No. 125 self-portrait for Jose

Self-portrait holding work by Jose Nogueira, Brazil
Sent as Mail Art to Jose(as requested)

No. 124 photos for Hayer

Photomontage for Dr Jeffrey Hayer, Greenfield Massachusetts, orthopedic surgeon who created MY hot pink cast used in Flux-Ray-Di-Us Casting Call (for Naked Post Show @ Struts Gallery, Canada)

Wednesday, April 15, 2009


BECOMING, text with glitter and paint, 2009
Created for What Future? Creativa 2009, Comune di Rignano Sull'Arno, ITALIA

Saturday, April 11, 2009

No. 122 Off The Grid

Off The Grid, handwritten poem, graphite on notebook paper,
signed homeless (poet) still

No. 121 Why Wait Until Death

Why Wait Until Death, hand-written poem, graphite on notebook paper,
signed homeless poet
Made into a postcard and mailed Queens Museum of Art Book About Death show, 2009

Thursday, April 9, 2009

No. 120 Pink Cast with autographs

Pink Cast with artists' names, signatures, drawings, and artistamps
Created from my cast for Naked Post Mail Art Show at Struts Gallery in Canada

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

No. 119 DIVINE CREATION, We Swirl And We Twirl

DIVINE CREATION, We Swirl And We Twirl, silver paint and white pencil text, holographic ellipse, gold metallic paint and glitter, 2009
Created for FACCIAMOCI LA NOSTRA BIENNALE! Biennale di Venezia virtual,
da Claudio Romeo il 5 Aprile 2009 in Idee e progetti per DodoDada

No. 118 WE ARE ONE

WE ARE ONE, There Are No Others, silver metallic paint and white pencil text,
gold foil ellipse, gold metallic paint and glitter, 2009
Created for Turin Book Fair/Italo Calvino Municipal Library Mail Art Exhibit,
"The Others and I"

Monday, April 6, 2009

No. 117 HE'S ONLY ONE MAN, God Bless

HE'S ONLY ONE MAN, God Bless, altered calendar page with text by homeless poet/Tarantino.
Created for "transforMAtions", mail art project collaboration of Vittore Baroni and CSG (Udine, Italy) for "Visions of a Visionary", to remember works of Piermario Ciani, who held courses at the CSG.

Sunday, April 5, 2009


FREED OM LOVE, text and glitter, created for 'Emancipation' Mail Art Project in Berlin, GERMANY

No. 115 SALT

SALT, empty tube of sea salt, sent as Mail Art to Art Gallery ATREBATES, ITALIA

Thursday, April 2, 2009


Totem Independence, Christine Tarantino, collage with cut-paper word(Independence), metallic markers, craypas, and glitter, 2009
Created for Ambassador Waliur Rahman/Independence Day Art Show, April 17th in Dhaka
"17th April is very important to us. In 1971, when the country was fighting for Independence, the first exile Government was formed on 17th April 1971 at Meherpur, Bangladesh. To mark that auspicious day, Bangladesh Heritage Foundation is going to organize an art show with participation of 27 artists from 17 countries."
--Rafique Sulayman, Curator & Member
Bangladesh Heritage Foundation