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Tech Night at the ICA

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The Institute Of Contemporary Art/Boston

25 Harbor Shore Drive

Boston, MA 02210

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FREE. RSVP required.

Boston is one of the leading innovation centers in the country, and the ICA is harnessing that energy around the groundbreaking exhibition Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today.

For one night only the ICA will be open for just the Greater Boston Tech Community! Experience talks from local innovators and experts, private access to Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today, VR demos, a cash bar, spotlight talks in the galleries, a pop-up shop, and more!

Experience the ICA as you never have before with:

  • Immersive storyteller + AR artist Charity Everett's presentation of her project Go Back Fetch It
  • A General Assembly discussion of ethics in user experience design with Aaron Scott, founder and creative director of Symbolic Design
  • An introduction to exhibition Art in the Age of the Internet from ICA assistant curator Jeff De Blois
  • An interactive VR experience that teaches music as you play
  • DJ David Kong of Biota Beats spinning music made from the human microbiome
  • Lee Williamson demoing his latest 3D modeling work + speaking to how VR has been a game changer
  • A look into your subconscious with EmotiVR

Mingle, get inspired, and enjoy private access to the landmark exhibition Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today.

Space is limited. Save your spot today!

P.S. Want to peek into the galleries remotely? You sure can!



Since 2011, General Assembly has transformed tens of thousands of careers through pioneering, experiential education in today’s most in-demand skills. When you learn web development, data, design, business, and more with GA, you get:

  • Award-winning curriculum and expert instructors, on campus and online.
  • A global, professional community of 40,000-plus full- and part-time alumni.
  • Career results from leading-edge courses, with mentorship each step of the way.


Boston VR is a 501( c )(3) non-profit in the boston area dedicated to making VR technology and education accessible to the general public. Boston VR hosts monthly events , working with local companies, organizations, and groups to foster the virtual ecosystem in Boston.

Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today is organized by Eva Respini, Barbara Lee Chief Curator, with Jeffrey De Blois, Assistant Curator.

Major support is provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Additional support is generously provided by Edward Berman and Kathleen McDonough, Paul and Catherine Buttenwieser, Karen Swett Conway and Brian Conway, Robert Davoli and Eileen McDonagh, Fotene Demoulas and Tom Coté, Bridgitt and Bruce Evans, Vivien and Alan Hassenfeld, Jodi and Hal Hess, Kristen and Kent Lucken, Kim and Jim Pallotta, Ted Pappendick and Erica Gervais Pappendick, Charles and Fran Rodgers, Mark and Marie Schwartz, and Charlotte and Herbert S. Wagner III.

To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.


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The Institute Of Contemporary Art/Boston

25 Harbor Shore Drive

Boston, MA 02210

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