Events & Tours

Through tours, events, exhibits, and online stories and dialogue, the UCFA stimulates fresh thinking about where we live and the importance of good design to quality of life.


Monday, April 15

EECTA Box City, a journey of architectural discovery

6:00 pm – Salt Lake City Public Library Urban Room & Auditorium

Hosted by UCFA and presented by EECTA

Final presentation and student panel discussion on Box City, where 4th, 5th and 6th grade students showcase their model cities and what they learned about architecture and design.


Tuesday, April 16

Movie Night, White Walls Say Nothing

7:00 pm – Salt Lake City Public Library Auditorium

Hosted by UCFA in partnership with Utah Film Center

Screening of the movie, a story of art and activism in Buenos Aires. Stay for the post-film discussion about how we can cultivate art in our communities and the ways we can learn from Buenos Aires’ exploration of art as a reflection of society.

Panelists include:
Renya Nelson – founder of Brand Aid
Chuck Landvatter – artist
Tyler Bloomquist – artistic director for THE BLOCKS
Sarah Hobin – public art program assistant for Salt Lake City Arts Council


Wednesday, April 17

Granary District Murals Walking Tour and Social

4:00 pm – Fisher Brewery

Hosted by UCFA in partnership with Reaveley Engineers

Social at Fisher Brewery to celebrate the public art of the Granary District. During the self-guided walking tour, tag and post your favorite murals to win a prize.


Thursday, April 18

Architect/Artist Gallery and Reception

4:00 pm – AIA Utah

Hosted by UCFA in partnership with YAF and AIA Utah

An evening of art that highlights the work of 35+ professionals in the local architectural community. The first Elizabeth Mitchell Travel Grant winner will be announced at 5 p.m. Drinks and light bites will be served. Register


Friday, April 19


8:00 pm – Urban Arts Gallery at The Gateway

Hosted by UCFA in partnership with Utah Arts Alliance

Explore Dreamscapes, a pop-up immersive physical and digital artwork experience. Purchase tickets in advance for the time you want to start your exploration and then join us for a 20-minute artist discussion led by Prescott Muir at 8 pm in the Urban Arts Gallery next door. Purchase discounted tickets here using the code DREAMBOAT. Please make sure to select Friday April 19th.