Graphic designer James Addison has been testing the Royal Mail’s delivery service through a series of peculiar envelopes containing nothing more than cryptic clues and puzzling addresses to see what lengths our humble posties will go to deliver our letters. Here he will be talking about his project, and explores similar artists who have challenged the postal system.
Nearest underground station:
Angel (Northern Line)
Chancery Lane (Central Line)
Farringdon (Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan Lines)
Kings Cross St. Pancras (Northern, Victoria, Piccadilly, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan Lines)
Cost: £3.00 per person, £2.50 for concessions (60+). Free for accompanied children under 12 years old.
Venue: Phoenix Centre (next door to the BPMA Search Room), Phoenix Place, London WC1X 0DG
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No - we will have a printed list of all attendees.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
That is absolutely fine. We understand that one person may book multiple tickets under one name.
When & Where
The Postal Museum
Opening in early 2017, our new museum in Clerkenwell, London, will reveal stories from five centuries of Britain’s remarkable, and often curious, social and communications history through the eyes of one of its most iconic services.