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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 […]


Shake Shack Is Coming to the Seaport

Shake Shack will open a new Boston-area outpost in 2017, located inside the retail space within the Watermark Seaport, a mixed-use development rising in the Seaport District. […]

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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 […]


Seaport’s 100 Pier 4 Could Soon Be Home to a New Arts Destination

Three finalists seeking occupy a new civic and cultural space in the South Boston waterfront will hold public presentations next week. The finalists—Celebrity Series of […]

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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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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 […]


Eulogy for Louis Boston

On Friday, Debi Greenberg announced that this July, she will shutter her independent retail outfit, Louis. For many of us, this doesn’t come as a […]


Louis Boston to Close After 85 Years in Business

After serving as the city’s go-to location for luxury clothing for nearly 90 years, Louis Boston will close its doors in South Boston this July. […]

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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 […]

Home & Property

One Seaport Square Breaks Ground

Today marks the groundbreaking of One Seaport Square, a three-acre development with plans for residential towers and retail space that’s expected to set the tone […]

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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 […]