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Institute for Contemporary Art

The ICA is poised to become a cultural linchpin for the city of Richmond. The non-collecting museum will showcase a fresh slate of changing innovative exhibitions, performances, films and special programs.

Art is intended to prompt interaction and discussion, to evoke emotion and drive experiences. As a non-collecting institution, we will showcase an ever-changing slate of exhibitions, performances, films, and special programs that translate our world into every medium. Admission is free and open to all.

601 West Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220

Place Type

Art Center





Upcoming Events

Conversations on cAll
8/17 2pm

Visitors seeking more individualized encounters with art can opt for a small group tour with a staff, student, or special guest guide. The direction of these...

Topic Tour: Architecture
8/18 1pm

As the ICA’s assistant project manager, Jaclyn McCormick, Senior Consultant with MBP, was tasked with overseeing the final stages of construction of the...

8/21 12pm

Mindfulness meditation is a way of giving “kind attention” to our experience in the here and now. This guided meditation with discussion following is...

Estman Radio: Richmond
8/22 6pm

Artist Marinella Senatore’s Estman Radio: Richmond installation creates a space at the ICA for anyone to record and share their ideas. On selected...

Staff Pick: Martin Bonadeo
8/23 2:30pm

Lesley Bruno, Communications Manager, examines artist MartÍn Bonadeo’s reimagined Solari split-flap signboard Jet Lag.

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Linda Hollett-Bazouzi

Linda Hollett-Bazouzi left a positive review 8/16/2018

It was the best talk I have attended so far. Traci, presentation was organized, succinct, and engaging. There was plenty of time to discuss aspects of her talk and the world. We gave her a 'to do' list of questions we wanted answered!