Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts was founded in 1977. UICA is the only dedicated contemporary arts center in West Michigan that presents exhibitions and performances from emerging regional, national and international artists and designers.
In 2011 UICA moved to a new LEED certified multi-use facility in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, featuring 15 flexible galleries and education spaces, a 200 seat theatre, retail space, a community ceramics studio and a youth studio.