Special Projects - Ivan Cash

Snail Mail My E-MailBiography

Snail Mail My Email is a community art project founded by Ivan Cash where volunteers transform strangers’ emails into handwritten letters, free of charge.

2,000 volunteers have artistically interpreted and collectively sent 29,249 letters to over 75 countries since the project began in 2011.

Learn more: snailmailmyemail.org


PRESS

CNN‘Snail Mail’ project promotes art of letters
Wall Street JournalThe Pen is Mightier: An Online Service Transcribes Email by Hand
Los Angeles TimesSnail Mail My Email sends old-school handwritten letters for free
ForbesFrom Robots and E-mails To Handwritten Letters: Using Tech to Reverse Tech
GizmodoGet the Thoughtfulness of Snail Mail With None of the Effort
CREATIVITYFall back in love with letters.
EngadgetSnail Mail My Email outsources your emotions to foreign hands
GOOD“Snail Mail My Email” Marries Romance of Analog with Convenience of Digital


Ivan Cash is an award-winning interactive artist and film director who believes in the power of human connection. His conceptually-based, genre-bending media projects connect strangers and spark meaningful conversation, having been featured in The New York Times, CNN, TIME, The Guardian, Fast Company, Buzzfeed, Wired, and received multiple Vimeo Staff Picks and Webby Honorees.

He has been recognized as a 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 Artist, an Art Directors Club Young Gun, a Print New Visual Artist, and was named one of Fast Company’s ‘Most Innovative Companies.’ He has collaborated with global agencies including Wieden+Kennedy, 72andSunny, and Venables Bell & Partners, and directed films for multinational brands including Google, Airbnb, Uber, Kind Snacks, L’Oreal, and Toyota.

His work is in the permanent collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and has exhibited internationally, from the Brooklyn Museum to the Australian Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences.