Margaret Curtis: This, too. opens Friday, June 21 in the Street Gallery

Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

2024 Gala Art Auction

May 10, 2024 – Jun 8, 2024

Bid now By generously donating artwork, the local artists featured in the 2024 Annual Gala Art Auction Exhibition contribute to UMOCA’s mission in real and tangible ways. Auction proceeds will…

As the Lake Fades

Jan 26, 2024 – Jun 1, 2024

As The Lake Fades explores drought, climate change, and the environmental crisis facing Utahns today through the lens of the Great Salt Lake. The lake and our air quality are…

Jorge Rojas & Dr. Sasha Reed: The Biocrust Project

Jan 26, 2024 – Jun 1, 2024

Humans use both art and science to explore, understand, and communicate about our world. Despite this inherent connection, artists and scientists typically work in isolation. Canyonlands Research Center’s (CRC’s) Artist…

Moses Williams: Parable Bodies

Apr 11, 2024 – Jun 1, 2024

Parable Bodies considers the relationship between “living and non-living entities,” questioning anthropocentric ideals by positioning human and non-human bodies in a reciprocal exchange that emphasizes interconnectedness. Through this body of…

OUT LOUD 2024: Growing Pains

May 8, 2024 – Jun 1, 2024

Growing Pains unites the work of 21 LGBTQ+ teen artists participating in UMOCA’s eighth Out Loud program. Over the course of 12 weeks, the 2024 Out Loud series explored new…

On the Subject of Land

Mar 28, 2024 – May 25, 2024

Cullen Washington Jr. creates abstract mixed media paintings that underscore humanity. He is a native of Louisiana and received his BA from Louisiana State University and his MFA from Tufts…

Everything Is Collective: Expected Image

Jan 26, 2024 – May 1, 2024

Over the past five years, Everything Is Collective has made experimental works in response to how the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) uses visuality, photography, and images as a crucial…

Diane Tuft: Entropy

Jan 26, 2024 – May 1, 2024

Entropy is “a measure of disorder within a system,” which can increase if left unchecked. In the case of climate change, greenhouse gases trap heat in the atmosphere, creating increasingly…

Jerrin Wagstaff: American Landscapes

Jan 26, 2024 – Apr 6, 2024

American Landscapes explores how the landscape of the American West shapes ideas about American identity today. As a starting point for the series, Wagstaff looks at idealized versions of the…

A Greater Utah

Jul 28, 2023 – Jan 6, 2024

↗ View a digital version of the exhibition here. A Greater Utah is an ambitious survey of artists living and working in Utah today. Curated by six leading curators, cultural…