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October 2017


6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Exhibition with new works by Denise Wakeman and Lacy Mitcham.

Healy + Don Lifted

8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Live music by Healy and Don Lifted. Plus, a photography show with work by Lizzie Dean, Nate Packard, Reid Mitchell, and Ben Callicott.

Open Crit

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Crosstown Arts’ Open Crit series, organized in partnership with ArtsMemphis, is a monthly critique event where visual artists are invited to bring new and/or in-progress studio work for critical feedback and group discussion particular to each artist’s practice. All sessions are free and open to the public.

Memphis Women in Film Series

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Quarterly event series presented by Indie Memphis and Crosstown Arts. October topic: The Lost Garden: The Life and Cinema of Alice Guy-Blache — Film Screening & Panel Discussion

MicroCinema Club

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Monthly short film screening series, presented by Indie Memphis & Crosstown Arts.

This month: Festival Award Winners 2016
An encore screening of the jury and audience short film award winners from the 2016 Indie Memphis Film Festival.

Shoot & Splice: The Hollywood Food Chain

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Monthly filmmaking forum presented by Indie Memphis and Crosstown Arts.

Join us as Josh Cotten, former Creative Executive for Mandalay Integrated Media and Vice President of Development for Mandalay Alliance Entertainment, hosts a seminar on what modern Hollywood looks like and how understanding its inner workings can benefit you as an independent filmmaker.

September 2017

Indie Wednesday Film Series

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Weekly film screenings hosted by Indie Memphis. Films will screen at Crosstown Arts, Malco’s Studio on the Square, and Ridgeway Theatre on a rotating basis.

This week: One Big Home — What should determine the size of a house, the market or the community? Tensions build in Martha’s Vineyard as residents debate a maximum square footage for new homes. Directed by Thomas Bena.

Hustle: Organizing Your Practice

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

It’s time for the big O! Organizing. Georgia Creson will share all the good tools for corralling your studio space, setting up and maintaining a usable inventory and keeping track of contacts. It’s never too late to get your sh*t together.

Hustle: professional development for artists is a free program organized by ArtsMemphis, UrbanArt Commission, and Crosstown Arts.


09/15/17 – 09/16/17
5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

New work by Robert Fortner
Organized by the artist

Respectful Lil’ Mac Book Launch & Signing

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Memphian Clarence McFerren II is launching his first children’s book, Respectful Lil’ Mac. Meet the author at this book signing event.
Makeup artist Nicole Dorsey will be on-hand for free face painting. Light refreshments will be served.

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