MATV is now UMA

an interconnected hub of creativity, dialog and evolving community

Urban

We are located in Malden, MA, a diverse city of over 60,000 residents

Media

We help members of the community create, use and showcase media that benefits the community.

Arts

We support and promote the arts and artists, important connectors of the community.

News

Thank You

You helped us gather 640 surveys, 140 more than our goal!!!!! All winners will receive awards this coming week.

Neighborhood View

A vision for the Malden Center for Arts & Culture rendered by Sky Malerba, MassArt student and intern at UMA (Urban Media Arts, formerly MATV). All photos within image are taken from past MATV events.

In recent article, Saliha Bayrak writes about the old courthouse that city officials hope to turn the nearly 100-year-old building into a center that would house Malden’s lively arts and culture scene.

Coming Events

Member Brown Bag Drop-in

Member Brown Bag Drop-in

For new, aspiring, or existing members, we invite you to bring your lunch and join us for an informal gathering to chat about your ideas

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13 May 2021
Identity, Storytelling, Social Awareness: The Lao Project and The Dear Americans Project

Identity, Storytelling, Social Awareness: The Lao Project and The Dear Americans Project

Save the date and join us on Thursday, May 13th, 7 p.m. ET. as UMA presents Identity, Storytelling, and Social Awareness. We will chat with

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13 May 2021

#MALDENTOGETHER