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Q&A: Big Dance Theater’s Annie-B Parson

To say that Big Dance Theater has made some big moves in the past 25 years would be an understatement. Led by co-artistic directors, co-founders, and married couple Annie-B […]

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The ICA Debuts Its Largest Collection Presentation

Ten years ago, things at the ICA became a lot more permanent. After changing its name and its location more than a dozen times throughout its […]

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ICA Debuts New Exhibits by Nalini Malani and Liz Deschenes

The Institute of Contemporary Art has begun its summer season with the opening of two colorful new exhibits: Mumbai-based media and installation artist Nalini Malani’s In Search of […]

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More Public Art Is Coming from the ICA

If you’re taking a stroll through the Seaport to enjoy this newfangled summer thing we’re all experiencing, you might spot some new art, while you’re […]

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Three Local Museums Are Joining Snapchat

If you’ve ever felt that the only thing missing from your art appreciation experience was emojis, tomorrow is your lucky day. Wednesday, May 18 marks the official […]

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Summer 2016 Events at ICA Boston

Food, music, an unbeatable view. Sure, the ICA requires a trek across the channel, but make it there on a warm summer night and you’ll […]

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ICA Receives Another Gift of Works by Women from Barbara Lee

Around this time last year, Barbara Lee gave the Institute of Contemporary Art its largest gift ever—43 artworks created by 25 female artists. This morning, the […]

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In Its Biggest Undertaking to Date, ICA Debuts ‘Black Mountain College’ Exhibition

The Institute of Contemporary Art‘s latest exhibition, “Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College 1933-1957,” is a treasure trove for art history enthusiasts. The small, […]

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The ICA Is Launching a New Weekly Friday Event Series

First Fridays, the ICA’s popular after-hours parties, only come around once a month, but now, the museum is launching a new program to fill remaining […]

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Watch an Artist Draw a Monumental Mural at the ICA Using Only Sharpies

Ethan Murrow recently spent two weeks drawing a massive mural inside the Institute of Contemporary Art. Bit by bit, he created a photorealistic image—depicting a cathedral […]

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Summer 2015 Events at the ICA Boston

A state-of-the-art building paired with a spectacular waterfront view, the Institute of Contemporary Art is as compelling as it gets. This season, visitors can appreciate […]

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Follow Friday: The ICA

A photo posted by ICA/Boston (@icaboston) on Jan 23, 2015 at 8:50am PST Follow Friday, at a Glance Connect with the ICA on Social Media: […]

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Barbara Lee: Wonder Woman

Barbara Lee has ­wagered her fortune on building the ICA and getting a woman elected to the White House. Will this finally be her year?

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ICA Launches Book Club Linking Art and Literature

Art and books have long since been partners in the storytelling business. Now the ICA in Boston is making the connections a central focus with their […]

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ICA Opens ‘When the Stars Begin to Fall,’ ‘Sonic Arboretum’

In the summer of 2010, Andrew Bird, the singing, whistling, violin-wielding “one-man orchestra of imagination,” debuted “Sonic Arboretum” in a sold out, one-night only performance at […]