Ruud Janssen, born in Tilburg, Netherlands on July 29th 1959. He is an artist, teacher, writer and publisher.
He became active with mail art in 1980 and did several international mail art projects. Publishes articles, magazines and booklets with his TAM-Publications and participates in international mail art projects, collaborations and exhibitions.
Since 1994 he conducts interviews with mail artists in different communication-forms and publishes the results in booklets and on the internet.