Installation view of ICA Collection exhibtion Entanged in the Everyday
Sun, Jul 8, 2018, 2 PM
Scholar and performer Lizzy Cooper Davis will explore themes of the body and activism for gender and racial justice in the work of Senga Nengudi. She will center the conversation on the sculpture R.S.V.P. Reverie—“B” Suite in ICA...More
Portrait of musician Mirella Costa on the street smiling in a pink jacket.
Thu, Jul 12, 2018, 6–8:30 PM
Brazilian singer Mirella Costa will be honoring Elis Regina, Nana Caymmi, and Elza Soares, among others, along with performing her own contemporary arrangements. There is no place better to be in Boston on summer Thursdays than the ICA. Take a seat...More
portrait of DJ Jazzy Jeff in a black tshirt and sunglasses
Fri, Jul 13, 2018, 6:30–10 PM
Legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff takes over the turntables at the ICA for a night of hip-hop, R&B, and old school jams. Join us for Summer Fridays, Jul 13–Aug 24*, featuring big-name-DJs, dance parties by the sea (weather permitting), vibrant art...More
Kid making art inside at the ICA
Sat, Jul 14, 2018, 11 AM – 12 PM
Sat, Jul 14, 2018, 1:30–2:30 PM
Sat, Aug 11, 2018, 11 AM – 12 PM
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Connect with family and friends at the ICA Watershed through the art of storytelling. Look, listen, and participate while making connections to artworks through movement, music, poetry, and readings. Get ready to share your art-inspired stories with...More
Picture of the band 7th Degree in black and white
Thu, Jul 19, 2018, 6–8:30 PM
Worldwide influences and incredible chemistry fuel this nine-piece funk/fusion band’s unique sound. There is no place better to be in Boston on summer Thursdays than the ICA. Take a seat on the Harborwalk as up-and-coming musicians from around the...More
People dancing outside at night at the ICA.
Fri, Jul 20, 2018, 6:30–10 PM
DJ sets by NomaNomz + Wez Live performance by Vintage Lee Visual installations by Furen Dai, Derek Hoffend, and Julia Emiliani Artist Furen Dai presents a large-scale installation using mylar balloons and handmade lanterns to address the immigrant...More
DANCE_Summer Stages_Will Rawls Open Rehearsal
Sun, Jul 22, 2018
Boston-born choreographer Will Rawls returns to his hometown for a weeklong Summer Stages Dance @ ICA residency. While at the ICA, Rawls and his collaborators will investigate cultural violence and disappearance through movement, language,...More
Lorna Simpson, Waterbearer, 1986
Thu, Jul 26, 2018, 6 PM
Assistant Curator Jessica Hong shares her perspective from coordinating this presentation of We Wanted a Revolution, an exhibition on black women artists who worked at the intersection of political activism and avant-garde art-making. From painting...More
Niu Raza
Thu, Jul 26, 2018, 6–8:30 PM
Blending huge jazzy vocals with soul, African groove, a touch of Caribbean beats, and pop, Niu Raza’s sound is full and alluring. Accompanied by a performance by dancer by Avery Gerhardt. There is no place better to be in Boston on summer Thursdays...More
Portrait of Helada Nergro in a black tshirt
Fri, Jul 27, 2018, 6:30–10 PM
The son of Ecuadorean immigrants, Helado Negro (Roberto Carlos Lange) was born in South Florida in 1980, his childhood suffused with tropical heat, humidity, and hurricanes, all refracted through the various Latin American cultures there. He brings...More