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Lagoons Sessions presents a Lagoons Editions event, Friday September 14th, 2018

Lagoons Sessions presents a Lagoons Editions event! Lagoons Editions is proud to announce its first graphics commission with poet Charlie Newman The exhibition opens Friday, September 14, 7 to 10 pm at Uptown Arts Center 941 W.… Continue reading

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

Lagoons Sessions Poetry: Friday, March 16th, 8 pm

An evening of poetry including an Open Mic* Gallery will open at 6 pm for SPRING Artists of Uptown Arts Center Exhibition, featuring work by: David Paul Downs Chase Michelle Lawrence Jeffrey Littleton Elizabeth… Continue reading

Saturday January 27th 3-6 pm Reception

Join participating artists as they exhibit the art works created during this unique collaboration between the Uptown Arts Center and Northside Housing’s Uptown Mens’ Shelter.  Refreshments served. Free & open to the public.… 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

AVAILABLE 3 small, shared art studio spaces

These  Uptown Arts Center spaces are in one room, no dividers, on the 4th floor, adjacent to our gallery space.  Visual artists have opportunities to participate in a variety ofgroup exhibitions  with artists… Continue reading

Lagoons Session quarterly Poetry Series Friday December 1st 7-10pm. Reading starts promptly at 8pm

In+sight Portrait Insight CALL for ARTISTS 4 sessions of 3 hour length, $40 for all . Register by October 30th at info@uptownartscenter.org

Insight Portrait Sessions

Join our Insight Portrait Project: Participants from Northside Housing’s Uptown Men’s shelter, a transitional living program, will model (clothed) on four Saturdays from 10 am – 1 pm: November 4, 11, 18 and… Continue reading

Saturday, October 14th: Lagoons Sessions Poetoberfest + Open House Chicago

Lagoons Sessions presents Poetoberfest, beginning at 2 pm on Saturday, October 14th in the Uptown Arts Center 4th floor gallery space at the Preston Bradley Center. Poetoberfest will include readings by Simone Jubnya,… Continue reading