Regional Arts Exhibition

2014 Applications are available

Download the 2014 Application and Rules  »

Art take-in will be at UICA on May 8, 9, & 10

Printed entry forms are available at:

Aquinas College, Calvin College, Frames Unlimited, 28th St., Gallery 154, Grand Rapids Art, Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University – Allendale, Cook Arts Center (formerly Grandville Avenue Academy for the Arts), Richard App Gallery, Kendall College, Kava House Eastown, Service Reproductions, The Artsplace in Fremont, The Holland Arts Council, LowellArts!, T-Square Art Supply, Lafontsee Galleries (on Lake Drive), Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Vinecroft Studios, Wealthy Street Bakery, Norman Camera 28th St., Muskegon Museum of Art, Woodcraft on 28th Street.

See the archived list of 2013 selected artists and awards »

hosted by

UICA - Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

underwritten by the
Daniel and Pamella DeVos Foundation

Located at
2 West Fulton map »
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616 454 7000

Continues after festival!

The festival exhibition will be open during UICA's regular hours, May 30, through August 17.

UICA Regular Gallery Hours:
Mon | Closed
Tues - Thurs | 5:00 - 9:00 PM
Fri - Sat | 12:00 - 9:00 PM
Sun | 12:00 - 7:00 PM

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More about this great venue»
Parking - The Gallery Ramp is located in the same building as UICA and offers affordable rates. The city of Grand Rapids offers one hour free parking in the Monroe Center Ramp located one block northwest of UICA. Metered parking is available near the museum. Downtown Parking Map »

Opening Reception:

Friday, May 30


We have a great venue this year

UICA is the festival 2014 home for the Regional Arts Competition and Exhibition. We are happy to have the opportunity to showcase regional arts agaqin in one of the premire art spaces in Grand Rapids. 

Fred Bivins and Chris Bivins

Co-Chairs of the festival 2014 Regional Arts Committee

If you are interested in helping, either as a volunteer, or a sponsor of an award, or if you have questions, please contact Fred Bivins or Chris Bivins at (616) 425-9881 or email us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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