Maureen Fleming - Dialogue of Self and Soul
Fri, Apr 21, 2017, 8 PM
Sat, Apr 22, 2017, 8 PM
In lyrical, sculptural transcendence, Maureen Fleming invents surreal movement poetry, curving her body into shapes of shattering beauty. Fleming’s new multimedia creation, B. Madonna, features text by David Henry Hwang and music by Philip Glass (...More
Nari Ward, We the People
Tue, Apr 25, 2017, 6 PM
Advocate, Director’s Circle, Ars Longa Society, Founders’ Circle, and Avant Guardian Society members are invited to the VIP Reception. The Member Reception is a benefit for Individual, Dual, Family, Associate, Friend, and Patron-level...More
Nari Ward, We the People
Thu, Apr 27, 2017, 7 PM
The relationship between art and politics is continually redefined by today’s artists living in an increasingly divisive social and political landscape. In this very special engagement, hear from two extraordinary artists—Nari Ward and...More
Filght of beers
Fri, Apr 28, 2017, 5–8 PM
What do your jean jacket, favorite sunglasses, and go-to water bottle have in common? They all could use a good bedazzling! (Bonus – they pair well with beer.) Sample a flight of brews from Harpoon Brewery and bring your most jewel-worthy item...More
KIDS_Kid making art inside at the ICA
Sat, Apr 29, 2017, 10 AM – 4 PM
Kids rule the ICA the last Saturday of every month, when the museum fills up with fun, creative, and even zany activities for kids and adults to do together. Visit the exhibition Nari Ward: Sun Splashed and try your hand at related artmaking...More
Nari Ward, Naturalization Drawing Table, 2004
Thu, May 4, 2017, 5–8 PM
Sat, May 6, 2017, 1–4 PM
Thu, May 18, 2017, 5–8 PM
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Participate in artist Nari Ward’s artwork Naturalization Drawing Table, in conjunction with his exhibition Nari Ward: Sun Splashed. Based on Ward’s personal experience of becoming a naturalized U.S. citizen, this interactive artwork...More
Illustrations of authors Duffy and Jennings
Thu, May 4, 2017, 7 PM
The authors of Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation (our 2017 pick for ICA Reads) join us for a timely, thought-provoking conversation about their work—and influential author Octavia Butler’s lasting relevance. Book signing to follow...More
People laughing on dance floor at ICA/Boston
Fri, May 5, 2017, 5–10 PM
Comedy night makes a comeback! Tickle your funny bone with hilarious improv and hijinks. Plus, as always, killer contemporary art, a whimsical cocktail, and a hopping dance party. This 21+ event does sell out; advance tickets are recommended. ICA...More
Installation view, Jennifer Bornstein: New Rubbing & Psychological Tests, Gavin Brown’s enterprise,
Thu, May 11, 2017, 7 PM
This edition of the biennial Foster Prize, highlighting work by Boston-area artists, will introduce a new component: a program of intimate, in-gallery Foster Talks in which each artist will engage in a discussion with a figure who has influenced...More
Beth Gill
Fri, May 12, 2017, 8 PM
Sat, May 13, 2017, 8 PM
2015 Guggenheim Fellow and Doris Duke Impact Award winner Beth Gill makes her Boston debut with a new work premiering only a week earlier at the Walker Art Center in conjunction with the exhibition Merce Cunningham: Common Time. Gill, a three-time...More