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

  • Teen Night: Romantics and Reelists
    May 18, 2012 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Fast Forward Teen Video Program Annual Spring Screening TEEN FILMS
    Come see the latest films created by Teens in the ICA's Fast Forward program ! TEEN DJs
    The ICA Teen DJ Collective will be spinning in the theater from 6 - 6:30 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
    Students from the vacation...
  • Teen Night: Streetology
    March 23, 2012 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    For this very special Teen Night, artist Swoon will co-host an unforgettable evening celebrating street art. Using the artist’s current installation as inspiration, take part in large-scale art making activities, live music, tunes by teen DJs, teen-led exhibition tours, and a special Talk Back with...
  • Teen Night: We've Gone Platinum
    October 14, 2011 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Celebrate the ICA's 75th Anniversary with a bang at Teen Night, one of our legendary, teen-produced, art happenings!
  • Reel Connection: Fast Forward Film Screening
    May 20, 2011 - 6:30pm
    Come see the latest films created by the teens in the ICA Teen New Media Program! Through video and 5.1 Surround Sound, students in the Fast Forward program explore the themes of human relationships and personal connections. Presented by the Teen Arts Council.
  • Teen Night: Localeyes
    November 12, 2010 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Come for the first Teen Night of the school year! Produced four times a year by the Teen Arts Council, Teen Night is an event that brings high school teens to the ICA from in and around Boston. Participate in tours of the galleries, activities in the art lab, and see performances by other teens...
  • Teen Night: Summer Night
    August 11, 2010 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Please join us for our first ever Summer Teen Night to celebrate Boston youth and the arts! With FREE tours of the galleries, as well as FREE food and drink and FREE live music and dance performances, this is an event you don’t want to miss. Performers Include: Rap performance by ZEEK Hip-hop by...
  • Teen Night: Word
    February 26, 2010
  • October 16, 2009
    Teen Night: Who Shot Andy Warhol
    60s themed Teen Night!
    Black Light Dance Party!!!!
    VJ Pattern Diver
    DJ Mark E. Moon Art Tours led by the Teen Arts Council DIY Themed Costume Contest (with Raul Gonzalez)
    Costume Contest (For 60s Costumes, Self-made, and Regular...
  • E Pluribus Fabricateo
    May 22, 2009 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    The ICA's Teen Arts Council and Fast Forward Video Program present
    “From Many.....Creation” 2009 Spring Teen Night and Video Screening
    Screening begins at 7 PM This event is open to the public. Admission is free. Adults welcome, too! Teens are often...
  • March 20, 2009
    Another Teen Night brought to you by the Teen Arts Council. This time you must OBEY. Come check out the hot media making activities--generate propaganda! Get a guided tour through the work of Shepard Fairey's controversial exhibit by a TAC member. Enjoy music and performances by local DJ's and...