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.
Discover groundbreaking visual art, music, film, literature, dance and performance art in Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center.
Art & Culture
Michigan’s largest contemporary arts center presents groundbreaking visual art, music, film, literature, dance and performance art in the heart of downtown.
This dynamic art center is housed in one of the nation’s first LEED-certified facilities uniting nonprofit, government, retail and residential components.