Haegue Yang, "The Intermediate – Inceptive Sphere," 2016
Sun, Sep 10, 2017, 2 PM
Scholar Aida Wong shares her perspective on Haegue Yang’s The Intermediate-Inceptive Sphere, 2016, a sculpture in the ICA collection made of a combination of ordinary materials such as twine, straw, bells, and flowers. Wong is a professor of...More
Dana Schutz, Getting Dressed All at Once (painting)
Thu, Sep 14, 2017, 6 PM
Barbara Lee Chief Curator Eva Respini discusses Dana Schutz’s paintings with Danielle Legros-Georges, Lesley University professor and Boston Poet Laureate, in the galleries. Visitors will gain a greater understanding of Schutz’s artistic...More
Weyes Blood portrait
Thu, Sep 14, 2017, 8 PM
Active in underground music since 2006, singer-songwriter Natalie Mering has released four records as Weyes Blood. The first thing you notice about Front Row Seat to Earth, the latest album and Mering’s third for Mexican Summer, is its closeness...More
Kat Nasti Dance
Fri, Sep 22, 2017, 8 PM
Sat, Sep 23, 2017, 8 PM
Dance UP features six of the most promising and skilled dancemakers in New England today, bringing some of the best hip-hop, tap, and contemporary dance to the stage. The talented identical twins Bobby and Billy McClain have performed hip-hop dance...More
Play date
Sat, Sep 30, 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 our galleries, find artwork to remember, and try new gallery games. Today’s...More
Zola Jesus
Sun, Oct 1, 2017, 7:30 PM
For over a decade, Nika Roza Danilova has been recording music as Zola Jesus. She’s been on Sacred Bones Records for most of that time, and Okovi marks her reunion with the label. Fittingly, the 11 electronics-driven songs on Okovi share musical DNA...More
Mark Dion, Landfill
Tue, Oct 3, 2017
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 members. The...More
Woman dancing at FF White Hot Vol 3
Fri, Oct 6, 2017, 5–10 PM
The ICA celebrates Boston Fashion Week with a special fashion focused edition of First Fridays, featuring Newbury Street’s All Too Human. Come by for a sneak peek of designers, fall styles, and of course an amazing DJ, plus a bumpin’ dance party,...More
Teens dancing in theater
Fri, Oct 13, 2017, 6–9 PM
Hosted by the Teen Arts Council Join the ICA Teen Arts Council—15 students from Boston area high schools—for an unforgettable Teen Night! Organized by teens for teens, the evening features teen-led art tours, art-making activities, and youth...More
Mark Dion, The Department of Marine Animal Identification of the City of San Francisco (Chinatown Division), 1998
Thu, Oct 26, 2017, 6 PM
Ruth Erickson, Mannion Family Curator at the ICA, leads visitors through the exhibition Mark Dion: Misadventures of a 21st Century Naturalist. Erickson will share her experiences organizing Dion’s first U.S. survey, focusing on the artists...More