Urban Arts

Urban Arts

Urban Arts explores and presents new movements in art and music. See work and meet artists from genres including street art, graffiti, hip-hop and electronic dance music. Festival goers will enjoy raw energy and expression of street art and graffiti and also listen to live music by more than 30 artists performing every type of music from bass, trap, deep house, to R&B and hip-hop.

Live Graffiti Art

View live graffiti up close and personal. Local artists paint daily on the Festival’s legal graffiti walls. Watch these talented, local artists represent every point of the spectrum of artistic expression.

Catch local artist Trent Call in the Urban Arts section while he paints a mural on Saturday and Sunday of the festival.

Fat Cap Hat Gallery

For a nominal registration fee of $25 that covers all supplies, the best urban artists in SLC will lead a kid’s graffiti workshop. Throw down YOUR custom design on a made-to-order graffiti hat.

100 Artists/1 Image

Lend your hand to local artist Mason Fetzer’s project “100 Artists/1 Image,” now in its ninth year at the Utah Arts Festival. Join the cast of 100 artists to add your own style to the towering 20 foot x 20 foot community mural. The great fun for many visitors is trying to guess what the final image will be, and the mystery is sustained until near the moment of its completion.

Thu, June 20, Noon-6PM - Paint a tile from 100 Artists/1 Image
Fri, June 21, Noon-4PM - Paint a tile from 100 Artists/1 Image
Fri, June 21, 7PM - 100 Artists/1 Image Installation

Stay for the Beats

A rotating schedule of local DJs and MCs will be spinning and remixing beginning daily at 5PM and running throughout the evening.

Daily, 5PM-11PM - DJs and MCs

Program Sponsors & Community Partners

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