Skip to main content
Upcoming

Our galleries are temporarily closed for installation until September 9. Our building remains open to the public, including the ICA Shop, Community Media Center, and the exhibition Doing Language : Word Work. View the calendar to see ongoing in-person and virtual events.

decorative shadow image decorative shadow image
decorative shadow image decorative shadow image
decorative shadow image decorative shadow image

Provocations Performance: The Cheats Movement

Free, no tickets required

Nov 9, 2018 – Nov 10, 2018

November 9, 4:00 pm // November 10, 3:00 pm

Performances selected by The Cheats Movement, a hip-hop based community platform

The Cheats Movement is a local hip-hop based community platform that encompasses a blog, podcast network, and shop. For their response to Rashid Johnson’s “Monument”, they will be partnering with The Writer’s Den, a spoken word ensemble that works with Richmond schools and non-profits, as well as a lineup of DJs. Hip Hop Henry, DJ Mentos, and DJ Pari will be playing songs directly inspired by the poetry of Writer’s Den poets Roscoe Burnems and Imani Thompson, in a performance blending verse, improvisation, and music.

www.thecheatsmovement.com // @thecheatsmovement // #WeSeeIt
www.thewritersdenrva.com // @thewritersdenRVA // #InTheDen