Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA)

1717 E 7th St,, Los Angeles, CA 90021


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The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA) is a new museum showing exhibitions of work by international artists, with dynamic public programs and inclusive community partnerships that reflect the diversity of Los Angeles and the world.

The 12,700 square-foot museum was designed by the interdisciplinary practice wHY, with 7,500-square-feet of exhibition space. Founded in 1984 as the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA), ICA LA builds upon a distinguished history of fostering artistic experimentation with bold curatorial choices, and connecting with various communities via timely, meaningful, and engaging public programs. 

Admission is free.