Edited by Summer Ahmed and Katelin Dzuong and shot by Summer Ahmed, both part of the Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program Production

Urban Media Arts (UMA)

Formerly known as MATV, Malden’s Media Center, UMA is 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.

Coming Events

Summer Festivals 2021: Our Voices, Our Stories

Summer Festivals 2021: Our Voices, Our Stories

Our Voices, Our Stories is a music and performing arts festival that uplifts and amplifies the work, the beauty, and the strength of immigrants, children

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07 August 2021
Summer Festivals 2021: Kidzone

Summer Festivals 2021: Kidzone

Map designed by Caitlin LuThanks to the generous hospitality of St. Paul's Parish, the Episcopal Church in Malden (26 Washington St., Malden) an area along

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07 August 2021
Summer Festivals 2021: Pleasant Street Happenings

Summer Festivals 2021: Pleasant Street Happenings

Day's events Pop Up Arcade by BitBar @ Pleasant St - 12-6PM Vintage Clothing Trunk Show @ Pleasant St Lot - 12-6PM Grooversity! Drum Band

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07 August 2021
Summer Festivals 2021: Popup Podcast

Summer Festivals 2021: Popup Podcast

Join the Culture Matters in Malden team for a mini podcast. Have you ever been interviewed on a podcast? Ever recorded a podcast? Here is

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07 August 2021
Summer Festivals 2021: Artist Reception

Summer Festivals 2021: Artist Reception

According to art teacher and artist Kristina Kisthart, there are many talented emerging artists at the Salemwood school. Over this summer, Kristina, or Miss Kay

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07 August 2021

Neighborhood View

Crowd at flag raising for Juneteenth outside J Malden Center in Malden.
People in attendance at the Juneteenth Flag raising in City Hall Plaza. Photo by Keren He.

Juneteenth marked in Malden with joy and reflection
by Christina Appignani. Read article.

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