Items Tagged with 'Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts'


Change Ups: UICA expands staff

May 1, 2015
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has expanded its staff with Heather Duffy, exhibitions curator, and Katherine Williams, community programs coordinator. Read More

FusionGRow earns $15K at Wege Prize

March 7, 2014
Undergraduate students from academic institutions in West Michigan tackled a wicked problem and were awarded cash prizes at the final showcase for the first yearly Wege Prize. Read More

Change Ups: UICA hires development officer

October 18, 2013
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has named Kristen Taylor its development officer. Read More

Commission amends Gallery on Fulton agreements

City to list commercial property on near southwest side for sale.

August 30, 2013
Now that Ferris State University and Kendall College of Art and Design have decided to acquire the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids city commissioners had to alter two agreements the city has with the Gallery at Fulton — UICA’s home for the past two years. Read More

UICA positions itself for a rebound

New leadership puts plans into action.

August 2, 2013
The financial woes of the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts are well known in the Grand Rapids arts community, but the organization is digging in and taking steps to rebuild its financial footing and its reputation. Read More

Maggie Vance guest curates UICA Shop for summer

June 7, 2013
Beginning Saturday, the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts Shop will feature handmade goods by 15 regional artists for the summer. Read More

UICA names Miranda Krajniak interim executive director

May 21, 2013
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts announced that Miranda Krajniak has been named interim executive director of the organization. Read More