Institute of Contemporary Art

Theodora Varnay Jones Retrospective Exhibition Coming to the San Jose ICA

The San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) presents Manifold, a solo exhibition by postminimalist sculptor and installation artist Theodora Varnay Jones. Manifold will be on view from November 7, 2009 through February 20, 2010. The installation in the ICA's Focus Gallery provides visitors with a unique opportunity to see...

Afterlife Opens at the ICA in November

Afterlife Resurrects Contemporary Castaways Group Exhibition at the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art Presents Discarded Materials Transformed Into Works of Art.October 2009, SAN JOSE, CA  - On the heels of its recent show, NextNew:Green thatfeatured the works of emerging Bay Area artists exploring issues...

The 29th Annual Fall Art Auction at the ICA

What's it all about? Our Fall Art Exhibition and Auction features the work of over 150 Bay Area artists including sculpture, photography, drawings, prints, mixed media, and paintings.  This not-to-be-missed annual event celebrates artists and art supporters who believe in the mission of the ICAWho benefits? We all do! The auction...

Annual Fall Art Auction Preview This Friday at San Jose ICA

The wait is almost over...The 29th Annual Fall Art Auction Exhibition opens Friday, October 2nd!This year's auction gallery is filled with more than 150 exceptional works including sculpture, photography, paintings, drawings, prints, and mixed media from Bay Area contemporary artists.Friday, October 2 5pm - 6pm: Special ICA Members-only Preview* > Be...

Talking Art and Making Art at the ICA

Join us (and bring a friend) this Thursday, Sept 10 for a lively Talking Art conversation in the gallery, 7-9pmFacilitating Ideas Through Ideas: The Role of Art, Artists and Curators in Our Lives and Times.Be a part of conversation with the ICA curatorial staff, NextNew:Green artists, Ice Floe artist...

Kick Off the Long Weekend at the South First Friday Gallery Walk!

Christel Dillbohner, 2009, Polar Journey detail, monoprint installation, photography by David PaceBring a friend or two and join us on Friday, September 4th for the South First Friday Gallery Walk starting at 6pm and going 'til late!Now on view at the ICA:Christel Dillbohner:Ice Floe a floating sculptural installation and multi-media...

San Jose downtown art, NextNew: Green at ICA

Tonight is the opening reception for the latest exhibition, NextNew: Green, now showing in the main gallery at San Jose's Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)."Green presents fresh perspectives on climate change and related environmental and conservation issues." Featuring the work of 9 emerging artists, "the aim is to provoke and...

Ice Floe at San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (Video)

What is Ice Floe? Go behind the scenes with Loni...https://vimeo.com/5920866

Christel Dillbohner’s Ice Floe Opening Soon at ICA

Christel Dillbohner, 2009 studio view of artwork for Ice Floe and Arctic Circle, Courtesy of the ArtistSaturday, August 8th marks the opening of Ice Floe, a solo exhibition by mid-career artist Christel Dillbohner. An opening reception with the Artist will be held at the ICA on First Friday, August...

San Jose ICA: ‘Ice Floe’ by Christel Dillbohner

The work explores the physical landscape of the Arctic and Antarctica and the impact that people have had on these environments.