Join the Uptown Arts Center for a John Goode Book Party w/ Paul Ryan on Thursday, June 20th at 8:00 pm. This free event will include a Lagoons Editions book signing, open-mic hosted at… Continue reading
Poetry reading, book signing, vintage movies and Open Mic
Something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue…why?
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
3 hour drawing session with a focus on portraiture
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
Jessica Stanfill 2016 MFA in Painting & Drawing, The School of the Art Institute, Chicago 2014 Post-Baccalaureate in Painting & Drawing, The School of the Art Institute, Chicago 2006 BA Studio Art,… Continue reading
Sarah Bastress is a painter from West Virginia who now lives in Chicago. Her paintings often quote queer or rural tropes from painting history, pop culture, or her own childhood that stir up… Continue reading