What happens when teens throw an event in a contemporary art museum? Come find out! Teens take over the museum to host a variety of events all year long. Join us on the dance floor at a teen night, discuss art in the galleries at The Current, create with artists at pop-up events, and more!

Past Events

  • TAC on Zoom
    April 23, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
    Join Teen Arts Council for our Virtual Open Mic hosted via Zoom! When: Thursday, April 23 Time: 5:30 PM Interested in performing? https://forms.gle/MZoK5UYEueyYpSmL7 Text us at (339) 236-3039 or email teens@icaboston.org to get the info on how to join.
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    March 7, 2020 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
    The Current: Keeping Your Head Above Water Exploration of Mental Wellness Through Contemporary Art Join us, Teen Arts Council, as we open the floor to make creative tools, explore resources, and connect with a panel on the topic of mental wellness. Free for teens! Free lunch! Inspired by...
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    February 14, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Join us for a listening session hosted by ICA Teens. Listen to original beats from the teen music producers of AMP with DJ sets from the DJ Collective . Come through, enjoy the music and support local artists. Location: Dorchester Art Project : 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02122 (Fields Corner...
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    January 2, 2020 to January 30, 2020
    People, Place, Thing, or Idea is a teen-curated collection of photography made during the digital photography programs at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston during the fall of 2019. The title refers to the semester-long exploration of subjects relevant to the teen photographers. Whether their...
  • Yayoi Kusama, LOVE IS CALLING
    November 9, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
    Experience the sold-out exhibition Yayoi Kusama: LOVE IS CALLING. Air your thoughts on a podcast. Eat pizza. Limited tickets available. Join us (teens from the ICA Fast Forward film program) on Sat, Nov 9th for Love is Calling You to Podcast. Visit the ICA galleries to see LOVE IS CALLING , the...
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    October 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    ICA TEEN ARTS COUNCIL PRESENTS TEEN NIGHT Inspired by the exhibitions: 2019 James and Audrey Foster Prize and Yayoi Kusama: LOVE IS CALLING Glimpse into reimagined realities. Dress to express a self you’d be in another realm. Be creative, be spooky, be playful, be whimsical. Avoid bringing props,...
  • August TN Maya
    August 7, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    ICA Teen Arts Council presents Teen Night the CATEGORY IS _____: Living Your Authentic Truth SHOW UP & SHOW OUT. We are calling all to come dressed as their most MAXIMALIST expressive selves. Creative constraints: please refrain from bringing props including weapons & masks. Happenings...
  • Justice Just Us Collage
    August 7, 2019 - 10:30am to 4:30pm
    Teens, educators, artists, and more convene to exchange and debate ideas about the intersection between teen arts education and social justice. Free. SCHEDULE 10:30-10:45 AM | Welcome 10:45-11:15 AM | Performance by Teen Convening Artists Adobo-Fish-Sauce 11:15-11:45 AM | Presentations by teens...
  • photo exhibition
    June 3, 2019 to June 30, 2019
    The Third Eye of the Twenty First Century is a teen-curated collection of photography made during the Special Focus and Advanced Digital Photography programs this winter and spring at the Institute of Contemporary Art. The title refers to the semester-long exploration of the spaces and people these...
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    May 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Join us for performances, film screenings, and exhibitions of works by ICA Teens.