The NAC challenge

Collection:
Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library
Title:
The NAC challenge
The Neighborhood Arts Center challenge
NAC challenge
Neighborhood Arts Center challenge
Creator:
Alexander, Jim
Date of Original:
1979
Subject:
Community arts projects--Georgia--Atlanta
African American children--Georgia--Atlanta
Urban youth--Georgia--Atlanta
Neighborhood Arts Center (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Mechanicsville, 33.739478, -84.398881
Medium:
Black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
image/x-mrsid
Description:
"Community children hanging out outside the NAC were always encouraged to take free art classes inside."--from Jim Alexander's annotations.
Neighborhood Arts Center employees always encouraged community children in Atlanta to take free art classes at the center. Neighborhood Arts Center artists hoped to develop public creativity and art appreciation by offering free workshops and classes in visual arts, performing arts and creative writing.
Title provided by Jim Alexander.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/id:janac31
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/do:janac31
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by Jim Alexander.
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: The Neighborhood Arts Center challenge. 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.
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
Rights:

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