Category Archive: Interdisciplinary artists

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–6th & 7th artists profiles

Tongyu “Toni” Zhao 趙彤宇 b. Hubei, China, 1993. Tongyu Zhao is an artist based in her guts, she thinks about material encounters and lived experiences. In an often chaotic expression, Tongyu intends to… 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

Last Weekend at em(body) exhibition

This is our last weekend at em(body) exhibition. If you are looking to participate, on Saturday we have a printmaking workshop by Margaret Buchen, 10am to 1pm (more info and how to signup… Continue reading

Sunday 11/6 Ekphrasis Poetry workshop

Ekphrasis…a graphic, often dramatic verbal description of a visual work of art.

Sunday 10/30 Kaleidoscope Workshop

Join artist Jamie Beth Weaver  from 2-3pm for this fun workshop will be held on the 4th floor gallery of the Uptown Arts Center and is hosted in conjunction with the Em(body) {Reflections;… Continue reading

em(body) FREE workshops & events October 29th – November 1st 2016

Creativity, writing, spirituality…Human.

em(body) Sunday October 16th plus check our schedule for workshops & events this week 10/21- 10/23

View the em(body) exhibition during OPEN HOUSE CHICAGO today Sunday. Schedule for the week at em(body) 10/21-10/23 2016

Em(body) October 15- November 13 2016

Why the human figure? And other questions…50+ artists answer through creating site-specific work in the Preston Bradley Center