Arts & Culture

Black Detroiters felt left out of the city’s art establishment, so they formed Arts Extended

The group could be the longest continuously operating Black arts organization in the U.S.

By Steven Panton

Founded in Detroit in 1952, and currently located in a quiet neighborhood tucked between I-96 and Tireman and Livernois Avenues, Arts Extended is a 70-year-old project that is a contender for the nation’s longest continuously operating Black arts organization. Arts Extended began as a group for Black arts educators and professionals, inspired by art’s potential to enrich lives but excluded from much of the city’s art establishment...

  • The Smile

    @ Detroit Masonic Temple Library

    Mon., Nov. 28, 6:30 p.m.

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