Category Archive: abstract painters

Lagoons Sessions Poetry Friday June 1st

DoublePlay Lagoons Session coming up on June 1st.  starting at 7:00pm   Robert Lawrence’s book, In Japan, opening party until 8:00pm. A short open-mic until 8:30. Then Valerie Wallace, on her House of McQueen book tour, to finish, with her special guest Ralph… Continue reading

3 shared small art studio spaces-AVAILABLE at Uptown Arts Center

These 3 spaces are in one room adjacent to our gallery space on the 4th floor of the Preston Bradley Center (home of the Uptown Arts Center) Visual artists have numerous opportunities for… Continue reading

Lagoons Session poetry tonight 8-10 pm (soft open for “Artists of Uptown Arts Center” 6-8 pm) 4th floor gallery

Artists of Uptown Arts Center exhibition March 17-19th – Our 11th artist profile Colette Wright Adams

Colette Wright Adams often uses her observation of a neighborhood to create works of art.  Many times nature in the city is represented. “A neighborhood is not a static, physical location nor  only… Continue reading

Artists of Uptown Arts Center exhibition -March 17-19. Our 8th artists profile: Christopher Remele

Christopher Remele has been an abstract artist for over 30 years.  His main style of painting is abstract expressionism.  “I believe that once you put a  paint stroke on any surface it takes… Continue reading

Artists of Uptown Arts Center exhibition 4th artist profile–Lowell Thompson March 17-19

Lowell Thompson is an artist/writer and creative catalyst who uses media and mediums to provoke thought about issues most Americans would rather not see. He calls himself a “recovering adman” because he spent… Continue reading

Artists of Uptown Arts Center exhibition Elizabeth Hipwell– 3rd artist profile

Our 3rd profile of Artists of Uptown Arts Center: Elizabeth Hipwell

Artists of Uptown Arts Center exhibition March 17-19 2017

The second in our profiles of the artists of Uptown Arts Center:  Robert  W. Pockmire ” I was born July 31, 1951 and raised in Toledo, Ohio. After a year and a semester… Continue reading

May Flowers exhibition May 20-21st

Opening reception in 4th floor gallery Friday  May 20th   5-10pm        8pm    Lagoons Sessions Quarterly Reading        Saturday May 21st  4-7pm  Just good art hosts a “sit… Continue reading

Opening Reception UAC’s Watercolor Invitational

Watercolors by Chicago area painters and artists selected by the Uptown Arts Center…sometimes the expert, sometimes the challenge and sometimes the combination sparks something new!