The University-Wide Programs in the Arts was established in 1965. It worked with the New York State Council on the Arts to sponsor touring programs in dance, music and theatre, documentary and film programs on SUNY campuses, exhibits of faculty and student painting, illustration and sculpture, and sponsored annually and biennially arts festivals.
This collection contains records of Patricia Kerr Ross as Director, State University of New York (SUNY) Programs in the Arts including performance/exhibit programs, brochures, posters, photographs, and video tapes of some programs sponsored by the SUNY Programs in the Arts. Also included are catalogs of art exhibits, and books and pamphlets on arts programs, primarily in New York, withdrawn from the Program in the Arts Office. The collection also includes Kerr Rosss correspondence/subject files on Program in the Arts initiatives, program reviews, correspondence with colleagues regarding programs and grant proposals, minutes of SUNY University-Wide Committee on the Arts, 1978-1982, 1988-1990, and the New York State Council on the Arts.
The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.
All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives in 2009.
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Encoded in EAD by Brian Keough, 2016 December 22
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Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Patricia Kerr Ross, 1967-1997. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Patricia Kerr Ross).