Still from 5 Films About Technology
Sun, Feb 25, 2018, 3 PM
This 95-minute program presents seven short films from the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, widely considered the premier showcase for short films and a launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers. With fiction, documentary, and animation...More
Artist Steve Locke sits in his studio in front of a large painting of a face with its tongue sticking out
Wed, Feb 28, 2018
Join ICA curators and fellow supporters for a sneak peek at artist Steve Locke’s process and works in progress. Space is limited; contact for more information. For Director’s Circle leader members + above and...More
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
Sat, Mar 3, 2018, 3 PM
Sun, Mar 4, 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