The Institute Of Contemporary Art


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The The Institute Of Contemporary Art was originally founded in 1936 as The Boston Museum of Modern Art and later change to its current name in 1948. The museum presents contemporary art through different media—visual arts, film and video, performance and literature. It also hosts educational programs that encourage an appreciation for contemporary culture.

The artists in Contemporary Art field that ICA have introduced are Cubist Georges Braque, Expressionist Oskar Kokoschka and Edvard Munch, Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Laurie Anderson, and Roy Lichtenstein, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Carol Rama, Vanessa Beecroft, Kara Walker, Cildo Meireles, Ellen Gallagher, Tony Oursler, Cindy Sherman, Bill Viola, Rachel Whiteread, Janine Antoni, and Cornelia Parker.

Minimum Time Needed

2 Hours


Tuesday and Wednesday 10 am - 5 pm
Thursday and Friday 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday 10 am - 5 pm

Admission Fee

general admission $15
seniors $13
students $10
17 and under FREE
members FREE
5 to 9 pm every Thursday FREE
families (up to 2 adults accompanied by children 12 and under) on the last Saturday of each month except December FREE


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