To approach faith; to approach a holy place of worship, but not go in. Vela and Malverde will visit neighborhood churches and holy places. They will not enter, they will simply visit. This action will happen on the holy day of Sunday.
When: May 31, 2015 4:59:00 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 16:59:00 )
Unpredictable, rich with symbolism, and mesmerizingly acted, this Best Foreign Film Oscar-winner directed by José Campanella lives up to its reputation. A retired court investigator hoping to find closure for a long unresolved homicide case—and for his unreciprocated love with his superior—both of which still haunt him decades later, decides to write a novel, reopening buried history and emotion
When: Jul 23, 2015 3:15:00 PM to Jul 23, 2015 8 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: $10 members + students / $12 nonmembers (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:15:00 )
To collect what is discarded. To acknowledge the discarded. To pay respect to the discarded. To discard it again. For fourteen days all of the trash that is produced within the walls of the ICA will be collected in black garbage bags. Phelan and Malverde will ascend the mountain of garbage bags and take their place upon the trash thone. They will remain there for six hours. The trash will then be hauled away.
When: Jun 28, 2015 9 AM to Jun 28, 2015 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09 )
Jim Jefferies, internationally renowned Australian comedian and actor, announced his new live tour, ‘Freedumb’ today. Following on the heels of his last sold out North American tour, ‘Day Streaming’, the US leg of the ‘Freedumb’ tour will kick off May 27 at Moore Theatre in Seattle, WA.
Throughout, Jefferies stayed on tour, headlining sold out stand-up performances in the US, Canada, the UK and his native Australia where he will begin a sold out tour in the next two weeks.
Tickets for Jim Jefferies ‘Freedumb’ US tour dates will go on sale Friday, March 20 at 12pm local time via AXS.com and the venue box office.
When: Dec 3, 2015 8 PM to Dec 3, 2015 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: $39.50 (Thu, 03 Dec 2015 20 )
Mykki Blanco is a genre-blending, gender-bending rapper known to feature spoken word by original riot grrrl Kathleen Hanna. A punk hip-hop act that merges electronic music, rap, noise, and performance art.
When: Aug 21, 2015 2 PM to Aug 21, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: $15 members + students $20 nonmembers (Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14 )
DJ duo Pajaritos describes Picó Picante as a “non-stop dance party driven by global music influences.” Curated by 2015 Foster Prize winner Ricardo De Lima. Otto Von Schirach plays unhinged and chaotic songs that merge dubstep, 80s dance music, grind, noise, psychobilly, garage rock, and tropical calypso
When: Jul 31, 2015 2 PM to Jul 31, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: $15 members + students $20 nonmembers (Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14 )
David Parker and the Bang Group return to the ICA, presenting dance that showcases the humorous ways humans connect (and sometimes stick together!) through rhythm. Families are invited to step on stage to try some of your own moves, too. See works by artists of our time in the galleries, and then create your own art in the Bank of America Art Lab.
When: Jul 25, 2015 9 AM to Jul 25, 2015 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: ree for families: up to 2 adults per family accompanied by children ages 6–12. Youth 17 and under are always admitted free to the ICA. (Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09 )
The ultra-tight self-described “future-soul collective,” band performs their sexy, eclectic R&B with a myriad of instruments including two saxophones, a trumpet, and a flugelhorn, expertly combining the old with the new.
When: Jul 9, 2015 2 PM to Jul 9, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE in conjunction with ICA Free Thursday Nights! (Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14 )
Get The Led Out is a group of professional musicians who are passionate about their love of the music of Led Zeppelin. It's been their mission to bring the studio recordings of “the mighty Zep” to life on the big concert stage. This is not an impersonator act but rather a group of musicians who were fans first, striving to do justice to one of the greatest bands in rock history!
When: May 30, 2015 8 PM to May 30, 2015 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: $25-$35 (Sat, 30 May 2015 20 )
Boston After School & Beyond, in partnership with the Institute of Contemporary Art, City of Boston, Boston Public Schools, and the Boston Opportunity Agenda, invites you to a public gathering to discuss innovative strategies for connecting the classroom to the community.
When: Jun 12, 2015 8 AM to Jun 12, 2015 1 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE (Fri, 12 Jun 2015 08 )
Select works in Arlene Shechet: All at Once stem from the artist’s residency at the Meissen porcelain headquarters in Germany, a celebrated porcelain manufactory founded hundreds of years ago. Thomas Michie, Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Sculpture at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, shares his knowledge of Meissen, materials, and history.
When: Jun 21, 2015 8 AM to Jun 21, 2015 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE with museum admission (Sun, 21 Jun 2015 08 )
Ezra Shales is Associate Professor of Design History at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and an active participant in national discussions on ceramics. He speaks to Shechet’s recent and older work in this engaging discussion with ICA visitors.
When: Jul 16, 2015 8 AM to Jul 16, 2015 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE with museum admission (Thu, 16 Jul 2015 08 )
Join the ICA Teen Arts Council—15 students from Boston area high schools—for an unforgettable Teen Night! Organized by teens for teens, the evening features teen-led art tours, art-making activities, and youth performances in the coolest theater in Boston, the Barbara Lee Family Foundation Theater. Visit icateens.org for more details on activities.
When: Aug 5, 2015 2 PM to Aug 5, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE for teens (Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14 )
Thanks to the seventh annual Free Fun Fridays program sponsored by the Highland Street Foundation, the ICA will open its doors at no cost to visitors all day long! Activities for the whole family—including art making, performances, conversations on art, and more—will take place throughout the day.
Sail down to the ICA and discover treasures—the art of now— in our galleries. Want to design your own artworks? Construct up-to-date landscape paintings in the Bank of America Art Lab or sketch and frame your favorite view of Boston Harbor. Don’t miss a family concert at 1:30pm on the grandstand (weather-permitting).
When: Aug 29, 2015 9 AM to Aug 29, 2015 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: Free for families: up to 2 adults per family accompanied by children ages 6–12. Youth 17 and under are always admitted free to the ICA. (Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09 )
Visiting meditation master Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche will provide a practical introduction to the principles, techniques and benefits of meditation. He will discuss how meditation can help us relieve stress, increase our vitality, improve our relationships, and transform every area of our lives.
Rinpoche will include instructions and guided meditation to familiarize us with techniques we can use to help untie the knots of thoughts, emotions, distraction, stress, and anxiety that create discomfort in our minds and conflict in our lives.
When: Jun 28, 2015 6 PM to Jun 28, 2015 8 PMin North Adams, Massachusetts Cost: $10 (Sun, 28 Jun 2015 18 )
A layered, harmonic sound, combined with banjos and bouzoukis, give the group a decidedly nostalgic, bluegrass feel. Self-described as “perching harmonies atop a sound that is, in essence, folk wrapped in rock ’n’ roll,” Grey Season developed their musical style busking in the streets of Boston and Cambridge.
When: Aug 20, 2015 2 PM to Aug 20, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE in conjunction with ICA Free Thursday Nights! (Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14 )
Now returning for her third Harborwalk Sounds is audience favorite Wambura Mitaru. The classically trained Nairobi, Kenya, native has performed throughout the world, receiving acclaim for both covers and original songs that pay tribute to African history and tradition.
When: Jul 30, 2015 2 PM to Jul 30, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE in conjunction with ICA Free Thursday Nights! (Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14 )
Lead singer Ella Joy Meir croons mystically and melancholically along to dreamy, expansive alt-rock that crescendos and builds into a brazen anthem. New single “Bring Me to the Moon” confirms their influences, namely Radiohead, Björk, and Bon Iver.
When: Aug 27, 2015 2 PM to Aug 27, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE in conjunction with ICA Free Thursday Nights! (Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14 )
The Zahili Gonzalez Zamora Project, which features a drummer, an upright bassist, two horn players and a tenor saxophone, plays irresistible and sensual jazz fusion.
When: Aug 13, 2015 2 PM to Aug 13, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: The Zahili Gonzalez Zamora Project, which features a drummer, an upright bassist, two horn players and a tenor saxophone, plays irresistible and sensual jazz fusion. (Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14 )
Delicate, experimental, and at times almost genderless vocals are mixed with moodier ambient instrumentals that build from mellow to explosive. The way the band attacks a spectrum of primal emotions is evidenced in music that is layered, eclectic, and unpredictable.
When: Jul 23, 2015 2 PM to Jul 23, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE in conjunction with ICA Free Thursday Nights! (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14 )
Look closely at works by Arlene Shechet in our galleries then make and assemble your own related drawings. Then create colorful, hand-built sculptures with your family in the Bank of America Art Lab. Enjoy the summer breeze outside on the ICA grandstand: take in the view and sketch the harbor scenery.
When: Jun 27, 2015 9 AM to Jun 27, 2015 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: Free for families: up to 2 adults per family accompanied by children ages 6–12. Youth 17 and under are always admitted free to the ICA. (Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09 )
The end, the closing, the final invocation in the "Obscurus Novena" series with Malverde. With a special 9th dimension appearance by Yassy Goldie. This will occur nine days before the closing of the Obscurus Fidem installation.
When: Jul 31, 2015 1 PM to Jul 31, 2015 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: Free with museum admission (Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13 )
Join the ReadBoston Book Bike as it makes a special stop at the ICA! The ReadBoston Book Bike brings literacy activities and free books to children in the city of Boston in an environmentally-friendly way. Children can grab a free book and hear a professional storyteller share tales of wonder and adventure.
When: Aug 7, 2015 5 AM to Aug 7, 2015 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts Cost: FREE Pre-registration for summer camp and community groups required. Please contact email@example.com or (617) 478-3136 for more details. (Fri, 07 Aug 2015 05 )
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