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The ICA’s Choreographic Objects Is So Damn Cool

If you’re heading to the ICA Boston’s new interactive art exhibit, which premieres on Wednesday, be sure to wear sneakers. Because this thing will put you […]

William Forsythe "The Fact of Matter" ICA Boston October 2018
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Climb, Swing, and Dance Your Way Through the ICA This Fall

The last time you walked into an art museum, you were probably greeted by oil paintings and marble sculptures, not a cluster of gymnastic rings, […]

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The Interview: Jill Medvedow

The ICA director made her name by bringing the weird, wild world of contemporary art to the masses. But is a new gallery in East Boston her most radical vision yet?

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Black Women Take the Spotlight in the ICA’s “We Wanted a Revolution”

The phrase “second wave feminism” often calls up an image of young white women burning their bras, led by Betty Friedan and Gloria Steinem in […]

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Here’s a Look Inside the ICA’s New East Boston Location, the Watershed

On July 4, you’ll be able to celebrate the nation’s independence with a visit to the city’s newest art museum. That’s when the ICA’s highly anticipated East […]

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The ICA Will Open its East Boston Location on July 4

The Institute of Contemporary Art’s highly anticipated expansion into East Boston is almost here. Its new satellite location across Boston Harbor, which it calls “Watershed,” is […]

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The MFA, Gardner Museum, and ICA Are Free for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day in Boston, various cultural institutions are having free days, as well as offering special programming in honor […]

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The ICA Selected the First Installation for Its East Boston Satellite

When the Institute of Contemporary Art opens its new satellite across the harbor next summer, it will have a conceptually appropriate installation debuting inside it. ICA director […]

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The ICA Is Bringing a New Market to the Seaport

Since it opened in 2006, the Institute of Contemporary Art has made a mission of making itself a veritable anchor for Fort Point. A new […]

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Check Out the ICA Boston’s Summer 2017 Events Lineup

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, is back for the 2017 season with its popular annual summer series, taking advantage of its waterfront location and Boston […]

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ICA Reads Chooses Kindred Adaptation for 2017 Pick

If you’re a fan of graphic novels, comics, or science fiction, ICA Reads, the Institute of Contemporary Art’s “artful book club,” is right up your […]

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Trump Might Cut Arts Funding—Of Course Boston’s Museum Directors Are Against It

Oh Mr. President, you didn’t think those reports of potentially cutting the NEA and NEH would go unaddressed by museums themselves, did you? Certainly not […]

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The ICA Is Expanding to East Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art is making a leap across the harbor. The museum announced today it will expand its artistic programming with a new location in […]

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ICA to Offer Pay-What-You-Wish Admission for Inauguration Day

Subscribers to the ICA’s e-newsletters received this brief message Thursday afternoon, led with the image above: January 20 Special Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Artists, though their work, bring […]

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The ICA Turns Artists into Curators at ‘The Artist’s Museum’

The ICA’s newest exhibition, “The Artist’s Museum,” puts the power of curating into the hands of its artists to explore collecting, a common human impulse. […]