Nov 13, 2018
Coffee & Conversation: Constructing Utopia
Constructing Utopia: Radical Care Work in Cauleen Smith: Give It or Leave It. Enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee and join Tamir Williams, Penn History of Art PhD candidate, for a conversation inspired by the ICA exhibition Cauleen Smith: Give It or Leave It. The discussion will focus on the alternative forms of collectivity and

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Nov 2, 2018
VIP – Visiting Infants & Parents
At ICA, infants and parental figures are VIPs! Every first Saturday of each month, from 9am – 11am, our doors are open exclusively to parents, caregivers, and children ranging from infancy to 24 months old. Come be a part of a child-friendly art experience where adults are free to engage with our exhibitions in a

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Nov 2, 2018
VIP Hours – Visiting Infants & Parents
At ICA, infants and parental figures are VIPs! Every first Saturday of each month, from 9am – 11am, our doors are open exclusively to parents, caregivers, and children ranging from infancy to 24 months old. Come be a part of a child-friendly art experience where adults are free to engage with our exhibitions in a

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Oct 25, 2018
ICA Gather x No Otro Lado
Join writer, activist, DJ, and teacher Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela for a live performance with producer Josh Hey, Koofreh Umoren on trumpet, and Dan Nosheny on tuba, and celebrate the release of Johnson-Valenzuela’s new album No Otro Lado. A panel discussion moderated by Tufts University professor Anthony Romero will feature poet and Harvard University Radcliffe Fellow Javier

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Oct 24, 2018
VIP Hours– Visiting Infants & Parents
At ICA, infants and parental figures are VIPs! Every first Saturday of each month, from 9am – 11am, our doors are open exclusively to parents, caregivers, and children ranging from infancy to 24 months old. Come be a part of a child-friendly art experience where adults are free to engage with our exhibitions in a

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Oct 18, 2018
Coffee & Conversation: The Combahee River Collective and Identity Politics
Enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee and join Fred Schmidt-Arenales, Penn MFA candidate, for a conversation inspired by artist Cauleen Smith’s ICA exhibition Give It or Leave It. The discussion will focus on the reference within the exhibition to the black radical feminist group, the Combahee River Collective. Participants will learn about the collective’s history

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Oct 1, 2018
Coffee & Conversation: Materializing Visions
Materializing Visions: Intersections of Technology and Spirituality in Cauleen Smith’s Give It or Leave It. Enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee and join Isabelle Lynch, Penn History of Art PhD candidate, for a conversation about Cauleen Smith’s ICA exhibition Give It or Leave It. The discussion will focus on the relationship between the visions, astral

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Aug 30, 2018
Mindfulness at the Museum with Sandi Herman
Join us as we consciously connect with the breath—and with the light, colors, shapes, and textures of the museum. This meditation workshop introduces participants to everyday mindfulness, focusing on the present moment with kindness, compassion, and awareness. We will begin with a guided meditation in a seated posture, as participants are invited to slow down,

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Aug 30, 2018
Mindfulness at the Museum with Shesheena Bray
Understanding the critical connection between mind, body and breath has tremendous implications for healing and stress reduction. During our sessions, participants will tap into their breath to explore tensions in the body while quieting their minds. Weekly sessions will incorporate guided meditation, and introduction to breathwork and intention setting. Mindfulness at the Museum is a

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Aug 30, 2018
Mindfulness at the Museum with Hariprasad Kowtha
The session begins with a brief mindfulness instruction, whether it is a walking practice or a seated one. Next, we will practice mindfulness together in silence for around twenty to thirty minutes. Then, after brief introductions, we will read a small part of the curator’s notes together aloud, and begin a discussion about mindfulness practice,

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