- Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library
- Ojeda Penn and friends
- Alexander, Jim
- Date of Original:
- Community arts projects--Georgia--Atlanta
Arts Festival of Atlanta (25th : 1978)
African American jazz musicians--Georgia--Atlanta
Neighborhood Arts Center (Atlanta, Ga.)
- United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, Piedmont Park, 33.7861, -84.3733
- color photographs
- "Piedmont Park performance during Atlanta's Arts Festival."--Jim Alexander's annotations.
Neighborhood Arts Center board of trustees member and former musician-in-residence Ojeda Penn (at the keyboard) and his music group perform jazz from the Neighborhood Arts Center pavillion during the Piedmont Arts Festival in Atlanta. During the Festival, which ran from May 13-21, 1978, the Neighborhood Arts Center held workshops and demonstrations. Poet-in-residence Jim Lee read for the Atlanta Writer's Council. Ojeda Penn, Atlanta area jazz pianist, clarinet player, and college professor, worked at the Neighborhood Arts Center February through August 1975 before taking a job as an associate professor of English at the Atlanta Junior College. He stayed on as a member of the Neighborhood Arts Center board of trustees. He also taught at Emory University and the Atlanta Metropolitan College.
Title provided by Jim Alexander.
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- Rights Holder:
- Copyright held by Jim Alexander.
- Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
- Cite as: Ojeda Penn and friends. Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
- 1 photograph : col. ; 24 x 31 cm.
- Original Collection:
- Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander Collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.
- Holding Institution:
- Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History