First look inside the Institute for Contemporary Art

The Institute for Contemporary Art sits on the corner of Belvidere and West Broad streets, like a silver-winged present, waiting to be opened.

The art museum has been in the works from Virginia Commonwealth University for over 15 years.

Designed by New York-based Steven Holl Architects, the privately funded $41 million glass- and zinc-encased building won’t open to the public until April 21, but we recently went inside for an exclusive preview.

Read the full story and more photos in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.