• Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1950s. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates Architects,1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. Interior view with three men standing on a balcony during the construction of the building.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1950s. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates Architects,1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. Architectural rendering of building.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1950s. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates Architects,1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. View of building from Community Arts Building looking out over Sculpture Gardens toward McGregor with houses on Second Avenue in the background.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1950s. Man relaxes in Community Arts Building looking out at Sculpture Garden towards McGregor Building and construction of Education Building. Date on photo is July 7,1959.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1950s. Architectural model of McGregor Conference Center and Sculpture Garden. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates Architects,1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. Second image of different point of view stuck to first image.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts

    Circa 1960s. View of Sculpture Gardens with Community Arts to right, McGregor Building to left and Belcrest Building in background. Date on photo July 7,1959.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Community Arts and Auditorium

    Circa 1950s. Image of one of the statues that is in the Floating Sculpture Gardens of the Community Arts Center. Date on photo is June 25,1959.

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1960s. Exterior image of building. Several persons relax in Japanese gardens in front of building with Art Center in background and Belcrest be on that. Dated October 1961. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall …