The following text is taken from Front Magazine, vol. VI, no. 4, p. 7, March/April 1995:
Twenty-two years ago, on the Ides of March, the artists moved into the Western Front Building and celebrated with a big bash that included music by Brain Damage. At the time no one gave a thought to the fact that the place might still be functioning twenty years later, but here we are. Unbelievable but true!
We’re frosting a cake, twisting the crepe paper, lighting the candles, bringing out the blossoms, steeping the tea, putting on the wrinkle cream and the party dress, and hoping to see you for a toast to past and future.