ARTICA exists to identify, preserve, and make available historical materials created by the staff and students of Interlochen Center for the Arts (ICA), including records and papers, audio and video recordings, films and photographs, and other artifacts of enduring value.


  • To provide the facilities to retain and preserve the historical materials of ICA. 
  • To facilitate the study of ICA’s history by ICA staff and the world community.
  • To promote understanding of the origin and progress of the programs and goals of ICA.
  • To provide reference service to all who have need of the information held by ARTICA.