Splendors of South Asia

Saturday, October 19, 2024 

The Flint Institute of Arts Museum + Art School (FIA) is pleased to announce the first ever Splendors of South Asia celebration scheduled for Saturday, October 19, 2024. The event celebrates the art, history, and culture of South Asia and aims to further the FIA’s mission of connecting diverse communities through fun, creative and inspiring visual art experiences. The springboard for the Splendors of South Asia celebration began in 2021 with the Kommareddi Family Lecture series and continues with the Meditations in Gold: South Asian Jewelry exhibition on view from May 16, 2024 to February 2, 2025.  The evening will feature a lecture that is free and open to the public, followed by a ticketed event that includes cocktails in the museum and an intimate dinner in Isabel Hall.  Proceeds from the celebration will support education programs and expand the South Asian art collection at the FIA.

6:30pm - Exclusive Cocktail Reception in Galleries

7:30pm - Intimate Dinner in Isabel Hall

Ticketed event, sponsorship opportunities available.

Dress Code: Cocktail/party attire; traditional South Asian attire encouraged

Associated Programming:

Saturday, October 19, 2024 | 5:30p - speaker to be announced

The Kommareddi Family Lecture Series focuses on topics related to the art, history, and culture of South Asia. Sponsored by Jayashree and Dr. Prasad Kommareddi.

The Kommareddi Family Lecture is FREE and open to the public. Registration required