Explore the ICA, take in the harbor views, and discover unforgettable art. Have fun with your family using artist’s tools and materials to shape and share your ideas by creating original art works.


Character Study, 11–4 PM
Bank of America Art Lab, 1st Floor
Imagine, design then draw your own characters, inspired by everyday life in our installation by artist Dennis Nance. For more fun, use pattern-making and cloth to create small-scale original artworks to add to the life-size tree costume on view in the Art Lab.

Meet the Artist, 1–3 PM
Bank of America Art Lab, 1st Floor
Don’t miss your chance to meet artist Dennis Nance on Thu, Apr 18 or Fri, Apr 19 from 1–3 PM at the Bank of America Art Lab!  Visitors are invited to help embellish a new sculpture Dennis designed inspired by an ICA visitor-made drawing. 

Books and Looks, 11 AM + 2 PM
Poss Family ​Mediatheque + 4th Floor Galleries
Gallery staff lead interactive story sessions focused on themes related to the art on view or architecture. 

Weaving Experiments, 1–3 PM
Common Room, 1st Floor
Wed, Apr 17—find and take a close look at several art works in the ICA Collection exhibition Entangled in the Everyday, then join Boston artist Zahirah Nur Truth and create your own weaving using a variety of colorful fibers plus repurposed materials.