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

Lagoons Sessions Poetry Friday May 19th 7:30-10pm Uptown Arts Center

Quarterly poetry reading hosted by Lagoons Sessions, curated by Paul J. Ryan

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

4th Session Insight-Portrait Saturday 12/2 10-1pm $12

3 hour drawing session with a focus on portraiture

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