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Roberts, George, 1943-


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1943-06-28
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 2400 Plymouth Avenue, Studio E , Minneapolis , Minnesota 55411
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        • City: Minneapolis
        • State: Minnesota
        • Post Code: 55411
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: DownStairs Press
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 2000
        • Organization: Homewood Studios
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  • Sources

    • found: His The blessing ... c1976:t.p. (George Roberts)
    • found: Call to publisher, 2/15/78(George Roberts, b. 6/28/43)
    • found: Roberts, George. Tanka year, 2015:title page (George Roberts)
    • found: Homewood Studios website, viewed 1/28/2016:ARTISTS (DownStairs Press, George Roberts: Letter press printing, hand paper making and hand book binding are all practices requiring patience, a slower pace ... I am interested in the intersection of visual images and printed words ... CONTACT George Roberts, DownStairs Press, Studio E, Homewood Studios, 2400 Plymouth Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55411) ; About Homewood Studios (DEVELOPER'S STATEMENT. Delivered to the City Planning Commission on Tuesday, January 20, 1998 ... I have been a resident of Homewood, in North Minneapolis, since the fall of 1970. I have been a teacher of English and writing at North Community High School, ten blocks from my home, since 1974. During all this time I have been developing as an artist, poet and printer, and have viewed all these activities as 'my work') - http://www.homewoodstudios.com
    • found: Twin Cities daily planet website, viewed 1/28/2016:Homewood Studios: one part of a supportive, thriving North Minneapolis arts scene / By Shaina Brassard (Insight News), May 26, 2013 (Since 2000, Homewood Studios, an artists' workspace and gallery/meeting space in north Minneapolis, has served local artists and their neighbors ... After a tour of the beautifully restored old building at the corner of Plymouth Avenue North, we sat down with George Roberts and Beverly Roberts, longtime residents of the Homewood neighborhood, to talk about the history and mission of Homewood Studios ... Shaina Brassard: How did you come to own Homewood Studios? Beverly Roberts: This was boarded and vacant for more than 10 years ... George was still teaching, but ready to retire and had been talking about getting a studio of his own. So he and Shirley Jones, also an artist and teacher, began to talk about buying this building and turning it into studios and a gallery. We watched for the price to go down and purchased it in March of 1998)
  • LC Classification

    • PS3568.O2383
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-02-28: new
    • 2018-03-15: revised
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