Scrapbook on the Common Ground of the Arts, 1978

Common Ground of the Arts (Organization : Detroit, Mich.), - 0

Collection size: 0.2 linear feet

Collection Summary: A scrapbook titled "Involvements" documenting activities of Common Ground of the Arts and the involvement of its members during 1978 in the Detroit Council on the Arts; the organizing of the 42nd annual Conference of the Mid-America College Art Association (MACAA), held in Detroit October 25-28, 1978; the Michigan Association of Printmakers; the Artists Guild of Detroit; Detroit-Area Printmakers; studio tours of Common Ground's artists' studios held for graduate students at Wayne State University and members of the Archives of American Art; Common Ground's sponsorship of a Visual Artists Forum at Wayne State University; and the non-profit gallery Detroit Focus. Included are photographs, clippings; publications; and typed introductions for each category of involvement.

Biographical/Historical Note: Common Ground of the Arts was an arts organization in Detroit, Michigan, established to support art and artists and whose members were active in many of Detroit's arts community.

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