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Portage Arts Lofts

Address

4041 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Neighborhood

Jefferson Park / Portage Park

Hours

Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm

Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm

Photography Permitted Wheelchair Accessible

Architects

A. Epstein & Robert Heller, 1940

Description

The Portage Arts Lofts recently transformed the striking International-Style Straus & Schram furniture store building into a four-story arts incubator in the heart of the Six Corners Shopping District. It features 50-foot-wide column-free interiors on all four floors. Today, it's a collaborative neighborhood arts center that's home to Filament Theatre, National Veterans Art Museum, Art Side Out Studio and Mask Shop and Chicago Ballet Center.

Behind the Scenes

See what’s happening in this new hub of artistic activity on the northwest side.