Past ICA Welcomes Events

The ICA offers organisations, companies and individuals the chance to deliver unique events in our gallery spaces on the Mall. Contact our Events Team for more information on venue hire.


C Duncan

20 October 2016

ICA Theatre

A special performance from C Duncan featuring tracks from the new album The Midnight Sun.

For press enquiries, please contact Dan

For tickets and further information, visit Songkick

Communion Presents... Phoria, supported by Arctic Lake and Oh Sister
28 September 2016

Visit here to book your tickets.

For press enquiries, please contact Lucy

Petite Meller

8 September 2016

ICA Theatre

Petite Meller performs a special one-off show at London’s ICA this September. Check out her latest track Milk Bath on Spotify now.

For press enquiries, please contact Greg

For tickets and further information, visit My Ticket

Framed Lives: Painters

17 April & 10 July 2016

ICA Cinemas

Framed Lives is a long-term programme of film screenings and discussions run by the Institute of Psychoanalysis. Each series features four biographical films or documentaries about famous individuals within a specific field. Screenings are followed by brief presentations by psychoanalysts, film scholars and other experts, leaving plenty of time for discussion from the floor.

For press enquiries, please contact Sarah Lane

For tickets and further information, visit the Insitute of Psychoanalysis

Bird On The Wire presents...SUUNS

24 & 25 May 2016

ICA Cinemas

The genre-bending Suuns play two consecutive nights at the ICA with the second date announced following a sell-out of their show on the 24th.

For press enquiries, please contact Mike.

For tickets and further information, visit the Bird On The Wire website.


7 May 2016

ICA Theatre

Pumarosa are a five-piece band from London whose music has been described as “industrial spiritual” and brings together the brooding, heavier songwriting of PJ Harvey or Patti Smith with the groove-led and nocturnal electronics of The Knife and Cocteau Twins. This will be their first headline concert.

For press enquiries, please contact Kilimanjaro Live

For tickets and further information, visit MyTicket

Anna Meredith

29 March 2016
ICA Theatre

Anna Meredith headlines the ICA in celebration of the release of her debut album Varmints (Moshi Moshi/PIAS).

“hypnotic, taut and melodic” – The Wire

For tickets and further information, please visit songkick.
Keep up to date with Anna Meredith on Facebook or check out her official website.

AMP Collected: Billie Marten / A.O.S.O.O.N/ Cameron AG

4 February 2016
ICA Theatre

Radio 1 DJ and broadcaster Annie Mac returns with her highly anticipated second installment of the AMP Collected series at the ICA. The AMP Collected series kicks off on Thursday 4 February with 16-year-old British folk prodigy Billie Marten alongside south London based duo A.O.S.O.O.N – this acoustic electronic hybrid create refreshingly honest music with a timeless feel. Cameron AG, aka Cameron A Grote, is an Oxford-based multi-instrumentalist:his beautiful new track ‘Lost Direction' earned him Annie Mac's Hottest Record In The World in October, this young talented musician joins the bill.

For tickets and further information, please visit Gigs and Tours.

AMP Collected: Formation / Mabel / Bonzai

10 March 2016
ICA Theatre

The second in the AMP Collected series of 2016 takes place on Thursday 10 March with south London disco-punk duo Formation. They have recently announced their new EP ‘Under The Tracks' and continue to enthrall audiences with their energetic and infectious live performances. Announcing the London debut of one of Annie's big tips for 2015; Mabel has been championed as one of the most exciting new talents to emerge this year. Dublin-based artist Bonzai will be performing alongside Formation and Mabel.

For tickets and further information, please visit Gigs and Tours.

3 February 2016
ICA Theatre

JONES brings a fresh tongue to a classic style, blending polished electronic sounds with raw, organic elements, echoing her modern musical loves. On the surface JONES’ songs all have a soft, romantic touch, yet in fact she is writing about love and life from the perspective of a tough-skinned outsider. Having sold out London St Pancras Old Church November show in minutes, Jones has rounded off an exceptional year being chosen as a Spotify Spotlight Artist for 2016.

Plus support from
Daudi Matsiko

For press enquiries, please contact

For tickets and further information, please visit Gigs and Tours or Jones official Facebook

These events are organised independently and are not part of the ICA’s exhibition programme. To find out more about hiring one of the ICA’s unique spaces, please visit our venue hire pages. For information about the current ICA programme, take a look at our current highlights.

Take a look at upcoming ICA Welcomes Events or have a look at the events from 2014