Study Spots: Institute of Contemporary Art
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If you are a sensory-modal, visual learner, and/or share a love for the arts, you will love our newest Super Secret Study spot: UPENN-ICA
Location: 118 South 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Phone: (215) 898-7108
Elixir Coffee Bar:
Admission: FREE for ALL
ELIXIR COFFEE BAR
As soon as you walk into the ICA-UPENN, you will notice the essential Elixir Coffee Bar to your left:
Grab your favorite caffeine fuel or otherwise, gourmet pastry, and head up the stairs to your left alongside the mega glass walls to the museum’s mezzanine:
Your long-awaited soft-landing will be a brightly-lit mezzanine area flooded in natural light from two adjacent walls:
Depending on the configuration of the space, you may find different types of table set-ups, but typically, you will have the option of at least 3 small tables with chairs on all sides, enough to support 1 person to a group of 3-4 people:
When the weather is nice outside, you can head out to the Tuttleman Terrace, and enjoy the elements:
Studying + Sunbathing = Bliss!
So next time you find yourself needing a little pick-me-up, try a change of scenery…
- Galleries are currently closed for installation, but the Elixir Coffee Bar and Mezzanine remain open regular hours.
- Winter Opening Celebration: February 2, 2018.
- Winter Exhibit:
Cary Leibowitz: Museum Show
FEBRUARY 2–MARCH 25, 2018
So grab your FREE ICA-UPENN Museum Membership, and enjoy your Super Secret Study Spot!
Staff Writer: Min Derry, Learning Instructor