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: A Generation Removed
    May 17, 2013 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    This was the Fast Forward Class of 2013's amazing video work in the form of dramas, documentaries, experiments, and animations. List of Pieces (not in screening order) A Friend Of Mine
    By Aric Oak
    A memory that’s not mine, and I don’t plan on having. I do miss my friend though...
  • April 12, 2013 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Teen Night: Who is R. Fong?
    Teen Night: Summer 2012
    Join the ICA Teen Arts Council for a celebration of the work of west coast street artist Barry McGee. Art-making Performances Spoken Word DJs Youth Fashion Show
  • November 9, 2012 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Teen Night: The Hip-Hop Dreamscape
    Inspired by the work of Brazilian artists Os Gemeos, this teen night will explore two main inspirations to their work; the influence of early HipHop culture, and the impact of their dreams on their vivid imagery. Spoken Word Performances
    Live Music...
  • August 8, 2012 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Hosted by the ICA Teen Arts Council FREE taco bar from Chipotle! Join the ICA Teen Arts Council for a Teen Night presented in conjunction with the ICA's fourth annual National Convening for Teens in the Arts. Organized and promoted by teens for teens, the evening explores the world of technology...
  • 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...