Atelier of the living brochure

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.archiv96
Dates:
1949 Jan
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Brochure with 8 typewritten leaves, announcing the first meeting of the "Atelier of the living" on Jan. 29th, 1949 in Detroit. The Atelier is described as a group comprised of "painters, sculptors, designers, musicians, theatre folk, writers, photographers, dancers, craftsmen, art critics, [and] architects, amateur and professional" joined together in creating "a new joint adventure in shared creation and enthusiastic living."

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Provenance unknown.

General
General
Handwritten note on first leaf reads "Jan 6 - 8pm, Belcrest." Three sets of names and addresses are penciled on back cover.
General
Woodcut of a man strewing seeds pasted on front cover.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Community arts projects -- Michigan -- Detroit Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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