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ICA Shines Spotlight on Local, Established Artists

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Callie Crossley observes Lucy Kim's work at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston.
Photo by Andrea Asuaje
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Every other year, the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) awards its James and Audrey Foster Prize to established, Boston-based artists who are well-known on a national and international level but who have received little recognition in Boston itself. Callie Crossley sat down with ICA curator Dan Byers and two of the artists -- Lucy Kim and Sonia Almeida -- chosen for this year's prize exhibit. Under the Radar also took a field trip to the ICA to take a look at the full exhibit prior to its opening on February 14. The James and Audrey Foster Prize exhibit runs through July 9, 2017.

Guests

- Dan Byers, the Mannion Family senior curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art

- Sonia Almeida, an artist living in Arlington and a lecturer in visual arts at Brandeis University

- Lucy Kim, an artist living in Cambridge and a lecturer in fine arts at Brandeis University

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Can't make it to the ICA? Check out some stills and in-depth explanation of the exhibit from curator Dan Byers.

 

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