Dear :

The board and staff of the Utah Cultural Alliance are proud to make this huge announcement: we have launched our Cultural Asset Map! Scroll down for deatils. A few more annoucements:

  1. Changed dates for August and September Culture Bytes
  2. Endorsed municipal candidates by our 501(c)4 arm, the Utah Cultural Advocacy Alliance
  3. Cultural Asset Map! (and how to add yourself to it)
RSVP: Upcoming Professional Development Events

Culture Bytes: Advocacy Training (Cache)

UCA is coming to Cache Valley! Held in conjunction with the quarterly Cache County meeting of cultural organizations, we will host an Advocacy Training & Prep for Arts Day, followed by networking at 1:30 pm

August 22 @ 12pm

Cache Valley Center for the Arts: 43 Main St. Logan
Pizza Served
RSVP: August 22

Culture Bytes: Speed-dating with the Press

Get one-on-one time with journalists covering the arts, culture, and humanities at our August Culture Bytes! Practice your pitches and get feed back with real live journalists in our area. 

Committed participants so far:

  • Glen Mills (ABC4)
  • Greta de Jong (Catalyst)
  • Lara Jones (KRCL)
  • Lois Collins (Deseret News)
  • Cristy Meiners (Deseret News)
August 23 @ 12pm
SLC Arts Hub: 663 W 100 S
Pizza Served
RSVP: August 23

Culture Bytes: Creative Outreach to Marginalized Communities 

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. 


  • Amir Jackson // Executive Director, Nurture the Creative Mind
  • Shandra Benito // Executive Director, Art Access
  • Jorge Rojas // Utah Museum of Fine Art
September 27, 12pm
SLC Arts Hub: 663 W 100 S

2017 Utah Cultural Advocacy Alliance Endorsed Municial Candidates

RSVP: Sept 27

Endorsed Candidates!

Our 501(c)4 arm has endorsed a number of municipal candidates in the 2017 election! Endorsements were based on a 100% survey response. 
Survey info and all grades
Individual Responses (coming over the next 2 weeks)

UCA Cultural Asset Map

Announcing our Cultural Asset Map!

Utah's cultural community has talked about this for years, and we at Utah Cultural Alliance are finally creating a statewide, comprehensive asset map. This map will list all cultural organizations, for-profit cultural businesses, individual artists, teachers, and more. We even ask you for your NowPlayingUtah.com events page, so visitors to the map can see your upcoming events.

What does it show?
There are five layers: Arts, Humanities, For-profit cultural businesses, Government/Local Arts Agencies/Advocacy, and Physical Entity (Monuments, historic markers, public art, etc.).

How do I add myself, an organization, business, or physical entity?
Fill out this form, and we'll get you added!

Who can be listed?
Nonprofit organizations, museums, universities, cultural education programs, individual artists, writers, historians, historical markers, public art, and much, much more!

How will it be advertised?
Utah Cultural Alliance will launch a sophisticated advertising campaign. Please donate today to help it be even better!
View the Map
Add Yourself or an Entity

Thank you for supporting us here at Utah Cultural Alliance and Utah Cultural Advocacy Alliance. You help us strengthen cultural businesses!


Crystal Young-Otterstrom
Executive Director
Utah Cultural Alliance

P.S. If you're not already a member, consider becoming a member or joining our new Culture Clubs to support our work! Culture Clubs are for individuals. If your employer is already a member, we hope you'll join our Culture Club!

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