The Contemporaries LogoThe Contemporaries is an affiliate group of the Flint Institute of Arts, geared toward FIA members ages 21 to 45. The Contemporaries gains exclusive access to the FIA through special events, tours, workshops, and networking with other young professionals. Membership in The Contemporaries is $50 for one person and $75 for two people. You must be an FIA member at the Individual level ($30) or higher. Join now to attend the great events below including the Kentucky Derby Affair on May 2, 2020.


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The Contemporaries Member Events
September 19–22, 2019
EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art
Get the VIP experience at EXPO Chicago, a leading international art fair with more than 135 exhibitors in Navy Pier Festival Hall.
November 8, 2019
Fall Into Art
Work on your own seasonal art piece, inspired by the exhibition Philip Haas: The Four Seasons in the FIA Art School.
February 21, 2020
The FIA Legacy
Tour the galleries, learn more about works donated to the museum by members of the Flint community, and chat with legacy members about their support of the FIA.
May 2, 2020
The Kentucky Derby Affair
Make a Run for the Roses at the 2nd Annual Kentucky Derby Affair. Watch the race as you enjoy food, music, and fun.
July 18, 2020 
Mystery Road Trip
Hit the road for secret art adventure!