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Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

  • 2 West Fulton
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • (616) 454-7000

Local Gems

Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center and a multidisciplinary laboratory for the advancement of fine art is located at the geographic center of the city.

Family Fun

Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center offers a new family art-making activity every Saturday, plus creative camps and workshops for youths and teens.

Art Enthusiast

Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center presents groundbreaking visual art, music, film, literature, dance and performance art in the heart of downtown.

Performance Patron

Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center presents groundbreaking visual art, music, film, literature, dance and performance art in the heart of downtown.

Chic Shopper

The UICA gift shop is both a retail and exhibition space, changing seasonally to present a carefully curated collection of unique handmade items.

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The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts builds creative community by fostering new forms of expression, promoting collaboration, and providing genuine experiences with contemporary art. UICA features gallery exhibitions of work from regional, national and international artists throughout the year. UICA also hosts a range of dynamic events including concerts, performance art, artist receptions, gallery talks, and movies screenings.

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General Amenities
  • Minutes to Airport: 25
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Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space Yes
  • Exhibits 1
  • Largest Room 2500
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Theatre Capacity 197
  • Auditorium Yes
  • Auditorium Seating 197
  • Concurrent Meeting Rooms 0
  • Conference Capacity 197
  • Banquet Capacity 40
  • Number of Rooms 7
  • Classroom Capacity 50
UICA Theater
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
  • Theater Capacity: 197
UICA Conference Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1000
  • Banquet Capacity: 20
  • Reception Capacity: 40
UICA Youth Studio
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1000
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 50
UICA - The Loft
  • Reception Capacity: 45
Dec 3, 2016

The 28th Annual Holiday Artists’ Market presented by Steelcase

  • Next Occurrence Dec 3, 2016
  • Recurrence:  Recurring daily
  • Times:  See below for times.
  • Host:   Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
  • Location:  Steelcase Inc., 901 44th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49501
  • Phone:  (616) 454-7000
  • Category:  Holiday Activities
  • Admission:  Free
Dec 3 - Jan 8, 2017

Coming Home

  • Next Occurrence Dec 3, 2016
  • Recurrence:  Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times:  See website for times.
  • Host:   Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
  • Location:  Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, 2 West Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Phone:  (616) 454-7000
  • Category:  Exhibitions
  • Admission:  UICA Members: Free, Public: $5
Jan 15 - Mar 12, 2017

Chiaroscuro International Film Series

  • Next Occurrence Jan 15, 2017
  • Times:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Host:   Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
  • Location:  Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, 2 West Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Category:  Film/Movies
  • Admission:  Free
Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2016

The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA)

  • Price:  Included when you show your 2016 Culture Pass
  • Two-for-one discount at UICA on gallery admission or movie theater admission offered to Culture Pass…
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