Events

  • Cache Valley Culture Bytes (May)

    • Tuesday, May 09, 2017 at 12:00 PM

    UCA is coming to Cache Valley!

    Utah Cultural Alliance is coming to Cache County! We will give a short overview of UCA and talk about our new Cultural Collective Impact Project. We'd also love to hear what the creative community in Cache County needs from UCA. Come and share with us! Snacks will be served.

    We cohost this culture bytes with Now Playing Utah. 

    To RSVP follow this link!

  • Culture Bytes: Statewide and Collective Impact

    • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • Arts Hub

    Utah is a big state and it's tough to have a real statewide impact in a state as large as ours. We'll talk strateigies and best practices for growing programs with a truly statewide impact. We'll also discuss the power of Collective Impact and our new Cultural Collective Impact Project (formerly known as Arts Alive).

    Panelists:

    • Lynne Larson // Education Director/Artistic Associate at Repertory Dance Theatre
    • Michael McLane // Literature Program Officer at Utah Humanities
    • Crystal Young-Otterstrom // Executive Director at Utah Cultural Alliance (to talk about our new collective impact project)

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthlyprofessional development seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). Culture Bytes are especially for individuals working in the arts, humanities, and creative sectors. They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Pizza is served. 

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  • 2017 Pillars of the Community Awards

    • Friday, May 19, 2017 at 04:00 PM
    • Zions Bank Building - Founders Room
    • $30.00 USD

    The Pillars of the Community Awards recognize visionary leadership and innovation and shines a spotlight on work that has a significant impact on the excellence, vitality and public appreciation of Utah’s arts and humanities sector. These awards recognize the bright spots of Utah culture. 

    Past Pillars are: Michael Ballam, Nancy Boskoff, Vicki Bourns, Cynthia Buckingham, Senator Jim Dabakis, Greg Geilmann, Ruth Lubbers, Wilson MartinDon Hague, Stephanie Harpst, Repertory Dance Theatre, Shirley Ririe, Susan Sandack, Christy Williams, and Joan Woodbury

    May 16 @ 4-5:30pm, Zions Bank Building: Founders Room (on the 18th floor)
    Light refreshments and drinks served.

    Tickets:

    • $20 for UCA student members
    • $30 for UCA members
    • $40 for UCA non-members
    • Click here or click on link below to purchase
  • Utah County Culture Bytes: Hot New Marketing Ideas

    • Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • SCERA -- Gallery 101

    This community-driven conversation will discuss hot new marketing ideas that you can implement in your organization. Our lead speaker is Ginamarie Marsala.



    Ginamarie Marsala just joined the team at Adobe as a marketing specialist. Prior to working at Adobe, she was the marketing communication manager at Utah Symphony | Utah Opera. Ginamarie earned her bachelor's degree in mass communication from the University of Utah and has seven years of experience in marketing and communications.

    Community conversations are new style of Culture Bytes! This type of Culture Bytes will allow community members to join in and contribute to the conversation. Culture Bytes are a professional development forum for people working in the arts, humanities and creative sectors.

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  • Culture Bytes: Preparing for Disasters

    • Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • Arts hub

    We discuss how nonprofits and creatives should prepare for the likeliehood of disaster. We'll talk preservation, insurance, disaster preparedness plans and resources, and more. 

    Panelists:

    • Randy Silverman // University of Utah Library (preservation)
    • Jeffrey Graviet // Emergency Management, University of Utah
    • Elisabeth Nebeker // Executive Director, Utah Film Center

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthly professional development seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). Culture Bytes are especially for individuals working in the arts, humanities, and creative sectors. They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Lunch is served. 

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  • Culture Bytes: Speed Dating with Members of the Press

    • Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • Arts Hub

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthly seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Lunch is served. Get one-on-one time with journalists covering the arts, culture, and humanities at our October Culture Bytes! Practice your pitches and get feed back with real live journalists in our area. 

    ZAP partners with Utah Cultural Alliance in a Brown Bag Series Make-Over

  • UCA is coming to Cache Valley! We will be hosting an Advocacy Training & Prep for Arts Day, followed by networking at 1:30 pm. 

  • Culture Bytes: Creative Engagement with Marginalized Communities

    • Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • Arts Hub

    The arts and humanities value diversity, but we don't always know how to do it. We often make mistakes when we try. Our panel of experts will talk about the best methods for outreach. 

    Panelists:

    • Amir Jackson // Executive Director, Nuture the Creative Mind
    • Art Access

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthly seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Lunch is served. 

     ZAP partners with Utah Cultural Alliance for Culture Bytes

  • Culture Bytes: Do you have a Bench Plan?

    • Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00 PM

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthly seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Lunch is served. 

    Community conversations is a new style of Culture Bytes! This type of Culture Bytes will allow community members to join in and contribute to the conversation.

    ZAP partners with Utah Cultural Alliance for Culture Bytes

  • Culture Bytes: Funders Panel 2017

    • Wednesday, November 08, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • Arts Hub

     Our most popular Culture Bytes, this panel will feature several local funders. They’ll discuss what they like to fund and how to make the best pitch to them.

    Culture Bytes is a semi monthly seminar organized by the Utah Cultural Alliance and Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks (ZAP). Culture Bytes are especially for profssionals working in the arts, humanities, and creative sector. They are one hour and held Wednesdays at noon at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Art Hub in Salt Lake City (663 W 100 S). Lunch is served.

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