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Artist Talk with Cristine Brache

Artist Cristine Brache screens and discusses her recent digital commission for ICA Miami titled "Morning Sickness in the USA" (2020), as well as a selection of artworks and installations. Read More

Eileen Myles: Selected poetry, Shannon Ebner “Passing A”

“It’s weird when you’re moved by your own work.” Iconic poet Eileen Myles shares anecdotes from her life and reads selected poems, including a new poem titled “Passing A” on the occasion of artist Shannon Ebner’s exhibition “A Public Character” at ICA Miami. Watch the full presentation here. Read More

ICA Speaks: Mark Handforth (Full Lecture)

Renowned artist and sculptor Mark Handforth discussed recent exhibitions, including a new sculpture commissioned as part of ICA Miami’s inaugural presentation in its new home in the Miami Design District. Learn more. Read More

Hernan Bas: What makes gay art gay?

Internationally renowned painter Hernan Bas discusses the “otherworldly,” audience awakenings, and the implicit meanings depicted in gay art. But the question remains: “What makes gay art gay?” Watch Hernan Bas’s full lecture here. Read More

Sven Lütticken: “Producing Facts: Notes on the Politics of Concrete Abstraction”

Arts theorist Sven Lütticken explores the cultural, social, economic, and technological conditions that produce “alternative facts.” From Lütticken: “As fake news and ‘alternative facts’ triumph, the complexity of facticity is denied. However, ritualistic ‘fact checking’ is in itself not a solution as the performativity of social media goes into overdrive. Read More

ICA Speaks: Panel Discussion with Jillian Mayer and Nicolas Lobo

ICA Miami Associate Curator Stephanie Seidel moderates a panel discussion between Nicolas Lobo and Jillian Mayer, Miami-based artists whose practice explore the effects of technology and the increasing complexity and digitization of everyday life. Lobo and Mayer discuss how science fact, science fiction, and the artists’ own social spaces inform… Read More

ICA Speaks: Hernan Bas (Full Lecture)

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ICA Ideas: K-HOLE Miami Report

As part of K-HOLE’s residency with ICA Miami, co-founders Dena Yago and Sean Monahan conducted market research over the course of three days that used the city as a case study. In the tradition of science fiction, K-HOLE looked to specific cases of speculative real estate development, communities, and… Read More

ICA Speaks: Roe Ethridge (Full Lecture)

ICA Miami’s inaugural ICA Speaks program begins with a talk by world-renowned photographer Roe Ethridge, whose work over the last decade has radically altered the relationship between fashion and fine art photography. His work has been featured in the Whitney and Lyons Biennials, and is in permanent collections of leading… Read More