headshots of Trevor Paglen and Jimena Canales
Thu, Mar 1, 2018, 7 PM
Artist and recent MacArthur “Genius” award recipient Trevor Paglen’s diverse art practice often resembles investigative reporting, with methods ranging from photographing drones in the sky to launching a low-orbit satellite he...More
People dancing at First Fridays
Fri, Mar 2, 2018, 5–10 PM
Show up in your PJs for a night of music, slumber party mainstays (Mad Libs anyone?), a hygge lounge, dancing, games, and art. Don’t miss a live performance from Boston synthpop band Bearstronaut. Join us the first Friday of every month from 5 to 10...More
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Sat, Mar 3, 2018, 1 PM
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For the 13th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 9th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to...More
International Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: Art + Feminism
Sun, Mar 4, 2018, 11 AM – 4 PM
Celebrate International Women’s Day by helping close the gender gap in Wikipedia articles and editors. Drop in to create or improve Wikipedia pages on female artists included in the ICA collection and exhibitions. Computers, wi-fi, and...More
Judith Barry, Imagination, dead imagine, 1991
Tue, Mar 6, 2018, 6 PM
Mingle with fellow Director’s Circle members with a glass of wine and private tour led by Eva Respini, Barbara Lee Chief Curator. For Director’s Circle members + The Northern Trust Company is proud to sponsor the Director’s Circle. [scald=3036:...More
Wangechi Mutu's artwork A Promise to Communicate
Thu, Mar 8, 2018, 7 PM
Artists Wangechi Mutu and Okwui Okpokwasili each uncover narratives on collective actions and struggles in projects on view at the ICA this season. Okpokwasili’s multidisciplinary performance Poor People’s TV Room explores resistance...More
Okwui Okpokwasili, Poor People's TV Room
Fri, Mar 9, 2018, 8 PM
Sat, Mar 10, 2018, 8 PM
Bessie Award–winning artist Okwui Okpokwasili and director-designer Peter Born use an interdisciplinary approach to examine gender, culture, and identity in the lives of four women. Poor People’s TV Room recovers buried histories and forgotten...More
Person holding ICA Harbor Market tote bag
Sat, Mar 10, 2018, 11 AM – 4 PM
Artisans, food, music, games, art-making. Stop by ICA Harbor Market, an artisan takeover of the museum’s first floor, and shop Boston’s boldest local vendors. Plus grab food and drink samples from some of our favorites! Stay tuned for...More
HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN?, thewayblackmachine.net, 2014–ongoing
Sun, Mar 11, 2018, 2 PM
The collective HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN? includes activists, writers, historians and artists across disciplines who created an archive of black engagement in social media composed of algorithmically-generated, electronically processed images and...More
Crochet Blanket
Fri, Mar 16, 2018, 5–8 PM
Grab a hook and join the party – veteran and newbie crocheters welcome! Explore the new installment of the ICA Collection: Entangled in the Everyday, and get inspired. Then learn the basics of crochet (or bring your own project!) and start...More

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