Tali Alisa Hafoka's exhibition Carried Across on view now in the Street Gallery

Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

UMOCA x Aïsha Lehmann Present: My Roots, Your Roots

Sep 12, 2022 – Aug 30, 2023

Through visual narratives, My Roots, Your Roots explores the intricacies of authentic and perceived identities. Multimedia artist Aïsha Lehmann uses printmaking techniques to communicate the stories and experiences that form…

i know you are, but what am i? (De)Framing Identity and the Body

Jun 24, 2022 – Feb 4, 2023

i know you are, but what am i? (De)Framing Identity and the Body focuses on the use of the figure, in contemporary art, to explore culture, identity, fluidity, body positivity––and to provide a…

Jesse Meredith: Overton Windows

Oct 21, 2022 – Feb 4, 2023

Overton Windows uses photographs of western Americana paintings and suburban spaces as well as construction materials and vinyl siding to examine the narratives and systems that enforce traditions of access and…

Christy Chan: Who’s Coming to Save You?

Sep 30, 2022 – Jan 14, 2023

Christy Chan is a Virginia-born, San Francisco Bay Area-based artist who uses video, installation, performance, and social practice to question the everyday power structures that uphold white supremacy in the United…

Tali Alisa Hafoka: Carried Across

Sep 30, 2022 – Jan 7, 2023

Tali Alisa Hafoka’s paintings depict food, American corporate products, and imagery from the Western art canon as a lens to explore culture, connection, consumption, and identity in Pacific Islander diasporic…

Heydar Rasoulpur: Remembering Together

Oct 21, 2022 – Jan 7, 2023

The work in Remembering Together captures feelings of loneliness, isolation, displacement, anxiety, and longing. Deeply personal, the paintings explore Heydar Rasoulpur’s experience coming to the United States as an Iranian refugee…

Past Exhibitions

Bernard Meyers: Urban Abstracts

Aug 12, 2022 – Oct 15, 2022

“Photograph something not for what it is but for what it can become.” —Minor White Bernard Meyers uses images collected on walks through urban environments to explore the intersections of…

John Sproul: Here Between There

Aug 12, 2022 – Oct 15, 2022

John Sproul’s Here Between There uses the body to explore opposites—protection vs. exposure, public vs. private, acknowledgment vs. disregard, and conscious vs. subconscious—to understand the fallacy of power and the strength found…

WINDOWS + MIRRORS

Sep 4, 2022 – Sep 24, 2022

This student exhibition features work by artists aged 9-14 who participated in the Museum’s Artist-in-Training summer camp. Throughout the week-long camp, students learned about contemporary art practices and techniques. In…

UMOCA x Angie Smith Present: Stronger Shines the Light Inside

Sep 4, 2022 – Sep 24, 2022

Stronger Shines the Light Inside is an ongoing photography project that tells the personal stories of refugees in the United States. In 2015, Los Angeles-based photographer Angie Smith began documenting…

Utah Division of Arts & Museums Presents DesignArts2022 Utah

Jun 24, 2022 – Sep 17, 2022

Returning to a several decades old tradition of partnering with the State, the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art is pleased to serve as the host site for (UA&M) annual DesignArts…

Tobias Fike: When I Am Gone

Jul 13, 2022 – Sep 3, 2022

When I Am Gone is an attempt at coming to terms with the inevitability of death and an examination of the impact loss has on those left behind. Fike’s seemingly playful…

Alise Anderson: My Grandma is a Meme

Jun 24, 2022 – Aug 6, 2022

My Grandma is a Meme is an intergenerational collaboration between artist Alise Anderson and her late grandma, Trudy White. White meticulously, near compulsively, recorded her life, starting in the 1930s until…

Aloe Corry: Loose Limbs

Jun 24, 2022 – Aug 6, 2022

We are tossed by a torrent, limbs swaying, straining against floods —ankles, palms, and thighs.  Branching and burned out, measured and weeping. When the wind blows, we bend, break, and…

Jaclyn Wright: High Visibility (Blaze Orange)

Mar 18, 2022 – Jun 18, 2022

In High Visibility (Blaze Orange), artist Jaclyn Wright uses debris collected from gun ranges on public lands to explore the intersections of photography, capitalism, and colonialism. Employing original images as…

2022 Gala Art Auction Exhibition

May 13, 2022 – Jun 11, 2022

Featured Artists: Alise Anderson; Coleman Andersen; Mitchell Barton; John Bell; Collin Bradford; Thomas Campbell; Justin Chouinard; is it  Jared Lindsay Clark; Nic Courdy; Paul Crow; Annelise Duque; Patrick Durka; Daniel…