The Tribes of the Cass Corridor, Detroit
Established February 10th, 2001
" Think where man's glory most begins
and ends, And say my glory was I had such friends."
William Butler Yeats
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Gilda Snowden passes away (1954–2014)
Gilda at Bradley Jones Show, 2001
We have just learned from several reliable sources that Corridor artist Gilda Snowden has passed away.
She leaves behind a shocked and bereaved husband, family and community. Gilda was a foremost artist, not only of the Cass Corridor, but Detroit in general.
The unexpected passing of this vibrant and creative light will be deeply mourned.
More site information on Gilda can be found using the search engine at the top of the page.
More info will be posted as it arrives.
Previous top pages
- (The Motor City) "Monster
- Added Tribe: Mu Duk
Kwan 1960's - early 70's
- A contribution of pictures by Artist
Workshop co-founder Douglas
- Detroit artist Keith
Aoki 1955 - 2011 passes away.
article about Cass Corridor poet Ken Mikolowski
and his wife, the painter Ann Mikolowski
- Harry Schnurr, longtime art model for CCS and WSU suffered
a heart attack and passed away. If you wish, place
your remembrances here.
- Art Show @ the Cass
Cafe. Selections from the collection of Alan & Carol
Schaerges. Opening reception was Feb 12th, here
are an assortment of pictures from the opening.
- CCS artist Bill
Girard passes away
- Art Luttrell, Corridor artist passes away, February 8th,
you would like to share your remembrances, please post
- Art show, "Hello
Hamtown Bar. Paintings by Betty Brownlee, Lila Kadaj, Gilda
Snowden and Tricia Soderberg.
Corridor Culture: In and Around Wayne State, 1960s - 1980s
- Plum Street and its sad demise (video)
Art show at Skipper's in Hamtown
- Corridortribe: Catalyst
for reunion of father & son
- Poet & writer Ron Allen in
- Terri Hern reports
Bill Mclain passed away.
- Update - Dayton
Spence out of danger?
- Woody Miller, long-time mid-town publisher
Vranich passes away
Tupy, Third Street Saloon bartender
auction at the Center Galleries for
- Mick Vranich
Benefit, Old Miami
- Mick Vranich - construction accident updates
- Mick Vranich in construction accident, extensive injuries
Revue" opens Jan. 27 - March 5th. Includes a plethora
of Cass Corridor artists...
Stella Paris, "Greektown Stella" passes away
at the age of 94. Also,
Free press article
of Skipper's shakedown cruise
- Barbara Greene
Health update also, Barbara's hospital phone number, compliments
Becky Romaine: 1416 5306000 punch: 1 Bed: 2077
- Barbara Greene in hospital - Letter
from Mike Twamley
- Lenny Schafer sends us this
wonderful photograph, "Cass Corridor Artists Circa
- Sean Fitzgerald
- More Lords
pictures, posters sent by Dennis Pruss
- Memorial gathering at the Cass Cafe for Tony Williams &
David Snow, Sunday, Nov. 2nd, 2 - 6pm
- David Snow passed away
peacefully in hospice
- Tony Williams passed
away last 10/19/08 - no news yet as to funeral or memorial
- David Snow in hospice
Mark Grubbe, former bartender at Cass
Cafe passed away
- Jim Kennedy passes
sent these great 1980's pictures of bartenders
who worked at Alvin's Twilight Bar, as well as assorted patrons
- 2008 update: Manfred Kohl's Finka
Bosque YouTube presentation
- Skip Rasburry's
"Stray Dog Saloon" image crush, check out a
major culture scene of the 1980's
- Matt Blake,
Cass Corridor artist passed
away, May 9th from a massive heart attack. Click
for memorial details.
If you have any info,
please place it here.
- Bands of the Cass Corridor - Ghost
- Bands of the Cass Corridor - David
sent by Dennis Pruss
- Bands of the Cass Corridor -
Okefenokee; pictures sent by Dennis Pruss
- Bands of the Cass Corridor - The
Lords; pictures sent by Dennis Pruss
- Band pictures
from Paul Hostetter
- Pat Halley
pies the Guru Maharaji - Newspaper clipping
- Pictures of Shadowfax
by Dennis Pruss
- Mike Neiswonger
for Pat Halley
- Mike Neiswonger writes
about Pat Halley
- Cass Corridor, now in Wikipedia
- Dally in the Alley! - Pictures
- Party Time! July 23rd - 2nd Annual Tribes of Detroit Reunion
Party - Details
- Wayne State hosts a celebration
of Detroit film and media art
- Tony Philpot, Cass Corridor photographer and friend is
no longer with us. Memorial for Tony Philpot will be Wed.,
6pm at the Central Alliance Church, 616 W. Hancock at 2nd
Ave. (behind Old Main Gallery). All are welcome.
- International Restaurant pictures
Restaurant intro by John Slick
- Happy New Year!
Morris (Old Miami)
Kachadoorian - Retrospective
Matt Holland passed
John's Grand Opening, Sunday 13th
Ross passed away
2002 pictures by Lowell Boileau
back online! Down for a few days. Sorry.
have this year's Dally pictures?
music posters - 1981
Guild of Detroit 1975 - 1981?
Farwell Building - 1970's
Ground 1, 2 - Artist Studios, 1960?-83?
Building - Artist Studios, 1970's
Burthwick passed away - May 20, 2002
Memorial June 23rd - see details
by Carol Lynch
from the Bradley Jones Show, 2001
up and running again!
Wesner Passed away Monday, April 1st, 2002
Smitka 1955-1997 placed on site
Kachadoorian passed away Friday, March 29th.
Bakery Tribe activated
Theater Tribe activated - info
Sinclair and Snow in Portland, Maine
- Input will be
reviewed and published
- Links welcomed
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