Save the USPS with Ruth Asawa Stamps

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Ruth Asawa, San Francisco's favorite artist and most fervent advocate of arts education, is being honored by the United States Postal Service with a set of Forever stamps. The stamps will  go on sale nationwide August 13, 2020 and are available for pre-order prior to that at

The stamps showcase Asawa's classic, airy wire  sculptures photographed by Laurence Cuneo and Dan Bradica for David Zwirner gallery.

For you philatelists, additional information about First-Day-of-Issue Postmark or First-Day Covers can be found here

Permanent installations of these sculptures can be found around the world, including this exhibit at the de Young Museum where she served as a trustee for eight years.

Additional recommended reading about Ruth Asawa: 

Lauren Dare

Sr. Editor

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