Beginning in the Fall of 2011 UMOCA will be hosting First Fridays. Join us on the first Friday of each month when we’re open late for an exciting exhibition preview or member activity.

Holiday Member Reception with Utah Film Center Friends
Friday, December 9, 2011, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
UMOCA members are invited to join us as we mix it up with our friends from Utah Film Center before the 7 PM screening of Herb & Dorothy on December 9.  Food and Beverages provided.

Preview of Doublespeak
Friday, October 7, 2011, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Join us for this Members Only sneak peek of our new exhibition Doublespeak. Enjoy food & beverages while exploring an international roster of contemporary women artists who utilize strategies of layered or multiple meanings to address politically, sexually or socially difficult subject matter. Stay after the Member Preview to hear Iranian poet Sholeh Wolpe speak about her work and the exhibition from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM and then enjoy our public opening from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Preview of the 2011 Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting: Kim Schoenstadt
Join us for a Members Only preview of the first Doctorow Prize exhibition on Friday, November 4 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Enjoy food & beverages while marveling at Schoenstadt’s painterly, site-specific projects, which frequently include elements of audience participation, incorporate complex urban views, themes of modernist architecture, and historically informed explorations of image and society.