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Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

  • 2 West Fulton
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Neighborhood:Heartside
  • (616) 454-7000
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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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    Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center presents groundbreaking visual art, music, film, literature, dance and performance art in the heart of downtown.

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General
General Amenities
  • Minutes to Airport: 25
Accessibility
  • ADA Compliant:
  • Accessible Restrooms:
  • Family Restrooms:
  • ADA Doors:
  • Accessible Parking:
  • Lower Counter:
  • Signs with Braille:
  • Braille Printed Materials:
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  • Wheelchairs:
  • Getting Around the Venue: The Fulton Street entrance has a revolving door, and powered door with push button. The entrance is flush with the sidewalks.

    There are Men’s and Women’s multi-user style restrooms present on all floors of the venue. These restrooms have at least one accessible stall.

    The routes through the venue are wide and level. There is a long ramp that runs along the Fulton Street side of the venue that connects the east and west sections of the facility.

    There is an elevator that provides access to all floors.

    The venue is well lit.

    There is chair, bench and table seating available.
General
General Amenities
  • Minutes to Airport: 25
Accessibility
  • ADA Compliant:
  • Accessible Restrooms:
  • Family Restrooms:
  • ADA Doors:
  • Accessible Parking:
  • Lower Counter:
  • Signs with Braille:
  • Braille Printed Materials:
  • Large Print Materials:
  • Quiet Room:
  • Wheelchairs:
  • Getting Around the Venue: The Fulton Street entrance has a revolving door, and powered door with push button. The entrance is flush with the sidewalks. There are Men’s and Women’s multi-user style restrooms present on all floors of the venue. These restrooms have at least one accessible stall. The routes through the venue are wide and level. There is a long ramp that runs along the Fulton Street side of the venue that connects the east and west sections of the facility. There is an elevator that provides access to all floors. The venue is well lit. There is chair, bench and table seating available.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space Yes
  • Exhibits 1
  • Largest Room 4500
  • Reception Capacity 300
  • Theatre Capacity 197
  • AudioVisual Services Yes
  • Auditorium Yes
  • Auditorium Seating 197
  • Concurrent Meeting Rooms 3
  • Conference Capacity 197
  • Number of Rooms 7
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Classroom Capacity 50
Theater & Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
  • Theater Capacity: 197
Conference Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 140
  • Width: 14
  • Length: 44
  • Height: 10
  • Reception Capacity: 20
The Studio
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 600
  • Height: 13
  • Classroom Capacity: 35
  • Reception Capacity: 50
The Loft
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1000
  • Width: 26
  • Length: 40
  • Height: 17
  • Reception Capacity: 35
Fourth Floor Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5000
  • Height: 25
  • Classroom Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 300
First Floor Gallery, Theater, and Lobby
  • Reception Capacity: 300
Fourth & Fifth Floor Galleries & Outdoor Terrace
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 11400
  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • Jun 21, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Group Tours

    Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts 2 West Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    • Price Per Person: Groups of 10+ with advanced booking will receive a discounted admission rate of $4 per person.
    • Next Occurrence: Jun 21, 2018
    • Recurring every week day
    • Guided Tour: Yes
    • Self-Guided Tour: Yes
    • Walking Tour: Yes
    • Classes: Yes
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