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SPACES is dedicated to the study, documentation, and preservation of art environments and self-taught artistic activity.

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The Preservation of Prophet Isaiah Robertson's Second Coming House: Part I

05 / 2 / 2022

After the passing of Prophet Isaiah Robertson in 2020, the future of his stunning home and art environment in Niagara Falls, New York was uncertain. F…

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SPACES at the 2022 Outsider Art Fair

04 / 19 / 2022

Now that the dust has settled, we’re happy to share more about the exhibition of Seymour Rosen’s work that was presented at the 2022 Outsider Art Fair…

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Behind the Lens: Fred Scruton

03 / 12 / 2022

Fred Scruton travels across the United States from his home base in Pennsylvania to meet with artists and visit their sites. He takes time to get to k…

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Recently Added Environments

Cedar Hill Cemetery

Suitland, Maryland

McCourtie Park

Somerset Center, Michigan

Shari Mae Tuska's Muses

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

School Bus Graveyard

Alto, Georgia

GG's Birdhouse Yard

Atlanta, Georgia

Black Holocaust Memorial

Savannah, Geogia

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From the Archives

Where two or more were gathered in Los Angeles, SPACES Founder Seymour Rosen was there to capture it, including the 3rd Annual Christopher Street Gay Pride Parade in 1976. After witnessing police harassment of marchers, Rosen wrote a letter to LAPD Chief Davis expressing solidarity with the peaceful parade attendees. 

 

 

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