Mapping Identity and Community: The Art Truck

What is the Art Truck? UMOCA’s Art Truck community outreach program brings art to K-12 Students throughout Utah. The traveling exhibition gives schools a chance to incorporate art into their curriculum without worrying about the expense of taking a fieldtrip to the museum. The 2016-2017 Art Truck mobile exhibition whereABOUTS features the work of artists […]

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A "whereABOUTS" map from an Art Truck visit, created by James W.

UEA Convention

This Thursday and Friday, Oct 20-21, join UMOCA in the KUED Kids Exploration Corner at the UEA Convention! Explore STEAM and Literacy themes based on UMOCA’s current exhibitions while hanging out with your favorite PBS Kids characters and other fabulous community organizations. Participate in a hands-on mapping activity from our “whereABOUTS” Art Truck project. Families […]

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UMOCA Announces Meridith Pingree as the 2014-2015 Art Truck Artist

It’s time for a new school year and for a new featured artist in the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art’s award-winning Art Truck. Brooklyn-based artist Meridith Pingree’s kinetic sculptures and geometric compositions will fill the truck as it travels to schools and community centers along the Wasatch Front. Pingree, a Bountiful native and University of […]

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UMOCA’s Art Truck Hibernates for the Winter

With the Art Truck on hiatus until the spring brings back warmer weather, take a look back at some exceptional educational moments from this fall. The Art Truck currently exhibits Calder Kamin’s artwork exploring animals that live in urban environments, which will remain on display through the spring and summer.           […]

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Birds of a Feather Art Together

We really enjoy spreading the love when UMOCA’s Art Truck takes flight bringing art and education to places along the Wasatch. On Friday, Oct. 18th, while perched outside Discovery Gateway, we encountered a particularly savvy flock of IT professionals who enjoyed Calder Kamin’s installation. We love our visitors!

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“Kinetic Spaces” Presented by Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company and UMOCA

August 16th 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. | Admission is Free   Salt Lake City, UT – Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company and the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA) are excited to announce a new installation concept, Kinetic Spaces for one night only August 16th from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm in celebration of Ririe-Woodbury’s 50th […]

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