Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting: Revisiting 2013 and Tala Madani

We’ll never forget Tala Madani’s signature style, which incorporates loose and expressive brushwork, the satire of political cartoons, and the palette of American abstraction. The result, as exemplified by the painterly video animations that we encountered in Madani’s 2013-2014 solo show at UMOCA, playfully deconstructs western tropes in order to discuss global concerns about racial […]

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Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Utah Museum of Contemporary Art and the Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation are pleased to announce that L.A. based artist Tala Madani is the recipient of the 2013 Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting.  In addition to a $15,000 cash award, the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA) will […]

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The Momentum Keeps Building

UMOCA is Awarded Best in State 2013 Salt Lake City, UT – The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA) is awarded Best Museum in Utah for the third year in a row.   For over 80 years, UMOCA has had a considerable influence on the cultural and artistic life in Salt Lake’s urban atmosphere. Today, […]

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UMOCA Announces the 2013 Doctorow $15,000 Prize Winner

Contact: Sarina Ehrgott | sarina.ehrgott@utahmoca.org | 801.328.4201 www.utahmoca.org | 20 S West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 Tuesday – Thursday and Saturday 11 AM – 6 PM | Friday 11 AM – 9 PM FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 16, 2013   UMOCA Announces the 2013 Doctorow $15,000 Prize Winner Solo Show Opening Reception OCT […]

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UMOCA and the Jarvis & Constance Doctorow Family Foundation Announce the Second Biennial Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painters.

Contact: Sarina Ehrgott| Sarina.ehrgott@utahmoca.org | 801.328.4201 www.utahmoca.org | 20 S West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 14, 2013   UMOCA and the Jarvis& Constance Doctorow Family Foundation Announce the Second Biennial Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary […]

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