CUMMINGS, Frederick J; BELLOLI, Jay: JACOB, Mary Jane
Detroit: Detroit Institute of Arts, 1980
9 1/4 x 12 inches. 23 x 30 cm. Offset printed. First edition. Good condition: lightly bumped corner and front edge, rubbing to front and back spine. pp. , 5-147, 1. 9 color plates, 138 black-and-whites
An exhibition documenting the artists, poets, writers and musicians who constituted Detroit’s first true avant-garde. Considers the Red Door Gallery, John Sinclair and the Artists’ Workshop among others, and includes “Cass Corridor” writings, a chronology, and a bibliography. The Detroit artists featured are William Antonow, James Chatelain, James Crawford, Stanley Dolega, John Egner, Georg Ettl, Steven Foust, Brenda Goodman, Jerome Hunt, Douglas James, Bradley Jones, Aris Koutroulis, Michael Luchs, Nancy Mitchnick, Gordon Newton, Ellen Phelan, John Piet, Nancy Pletos, Paul Schwartz, Robert Sestok, Carol Steen and Jonathan Waite.