File: Arts in Manchester

  • Reference
      GB 133 VCA/7/616
  • Dates of Creation
      1954-1980
  • Physical Description
      4 folders

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the University's relations with a range of local cultural organizations. Subjects include: University's representation on Manchester Council's Cultural Committee; subscriptions to Northern Dance Theatre Ltd.; a proposal for a University artist in residence; proposals to set up a Universities Arts Trust,; and the activities of the Manchester Institute of Contemporary Art, set up in 1958 following a campaign by the Peterloo Group of local artists.

Former reference: 547