North Long Beach creatives and freelancers are getting a hub at the Uptown Business District office. Here at UpLAB, they can rent working space for creative enterprises.
Uptown received a grant from the James L. and John S. Knight Foundation/Long Beach Community Foundation to create a place for Uptown creativity to flourish and connect.
Community Design Studio
UpLAB engages its members and the community in the front-lines of the Uptown Renaissance -- a massive grassroots re-invigoration of North Long Beach led by Vice Mayor Rex Richardson, residents and businesses.
UpLAB has already called on local creatives to help with dozens of projects from facade design to patio placemaking, Christmas decorations and creative kids programming .
UpLAB is founded by the Uptown Property & Community Association, a 501 c(6) non-profit organization
To provide an exciting venue for creative work, collaboration, and community-building.