Five Japanese artists will exhibit more than 40 of their pieces at the Uptown Arts Center between June 5 and June 10. Come to an opening reception on Friday, June 5th, and enjoy a free calligraphy demonstration, as well as refreshments.
The award-winning visiting artists whose work is on display are from Hokkaido, Japan; they are Masanori Umeda, Natsuki Kubo, Akemi Kai, Daisaku Ueno, and Shinichi Yura. Their art is in various media: painting, ceramics, Japanese calligraphy, ceramic doll art, books and 3-dimensional work.
The exhibit hours are:
- Friday, June 5, 5-8pm: Opening Reception
- Saturday & Sunday June 6-7, 2-5pm: Gallery open, meet the artists!
- Wednesday, June 10, 5-7pm Closing reception
- Also gallery hours by appointment: 773-450-7246
The Uptown Arts Center is located in the historic Preston Bradley Center at 941 West Lawrence, on the 4th floor.