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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 […]

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Matthew Ritchie Concludes ICA Residency with ‘The Long Count’

For the last year and a half, artist Matthew Ritchie has presented a number of exciting projects in Boston. From a multi-sensory mural in the lobby […]

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ICA Receives Largest Gift in Museum History from Barbara Lee

The Institute of Contemporary Art just received its largest gift ever, the museum announced Friday. Philanthropist and political activist Barbara Lee is gifting 43 artworks […]

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ICA Hosts First Solo Adriana Varejão Exhibition in the U.S.

Even after spending two years organizing an entire exhibition dedicated to Adriana Varejão, ICA assistant curator Anna Stothart still sometimes struggles to find the words […]

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Artist Bea Camacho Will Knit Herself into a Yarn Cocoon at the ICA

If you’re the type who likes to see creative, wild, and weird things in person before everyone else, then mark your calendars for November 13 […]