Don't miss all the great upcoming Special Events at the FIA!
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
Monday, January 21
Location: Flint Public Library | FIA Art School
Join the Flint Public Library and the Flint Institute of Arts to commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a full day of free activities that emphasize identity, unity, and community engagement.
At 1:00p, families with children from preschool through age 12 are welcome to make...
Power Figures with Vanessa German
Saturday, January 26
Location: Studio 4
In conjunction with her FIA exhibition Vanessa German: Miracles and Glory Abound, the artist works one-on-one with visitors to help them create their own power figure to take home. All supplies provided but participants are encouraged to bring small trinkets, meaningful to them, to include in their figures. This workshop...
12th Annual Community Gala
Saturday, January 26
Location: FIA Galleries | Isabel Hall | Lobby | FIA Theater
Community Gala is a diversity initiative presented in conjunction with the exhibition opening of Vanessa German: Miracles and Glory Abound and celebration of Black History Month. Presenting a topical lecture followed by gallery opening, strolling dinner, live entertainment with elegant décor....
Meet the Artist: Vanessa German
Sunday, January 27
Location: Henry Gallery
Meet and chat with artist Vanessa German in her exhibition.
Vanessa German is a multidisciplinary artist based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She is the founder of Love Front Porch and ARThouse, a community arts initiative for the children of her neighborhood. German’s work, which she terms “power figures,” is rooted in...
Late Night at the FIA
Tuesday, February 19
Join us for Late Night at the FIA! We are extending our hours once a month to include museum-wide activities on the third Tuesday night of the month starting in October. Not only can you expect drink specials and fun events in the Palette Café, but also gallery tours, meditation or yoga...
20th Annual Wine Tasting Event
Saturday, April 6
Location: Isabel Hall | Lobby
Guests will sample a first-class selection of exclusive, international wines. The evening will showcase gourmet fare and delicious desserts from local restaurants, along with cabaret-style entertainment, all in a world-class museum setting. The popular Wine Pull Raffle returns with a chance to win rare and expensive wines for a $2...