Jim Chintyan

Jim Chintyan

Art à la Carte is sponsored in the summer months by Jim Chintyan (right). The weekly video series encourages participants to bring their lunch and enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, and cookies.

Dort Federal

Dort Federal

Femme Assise by Pablo Picasso is now on view in the Dow Gallery as a loan from the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada. The FIA received support from Dort Federal Credit Union to sponsor the loan.

(Left to right) FIA Public and Community Relations Coordinator Marissa Pierce joins Dort Federal Credit Union Community Relations Coordinator Nicole Sterling and Director of Marketing Laura Cipieleski in viewing the masterwork with FIA Curator of Exhibitions and Collections Tracee Glab and Executive Director John Henry.

Wealth and Investment Management of Huntington National Bank

Martha Merkley-Elderly Charitable Trust and the Stella and Fredrick Loeb Charitable Trust

(Left to right) Janice Sova and Anne Carey from Wealth and Investment Management of Huntington National Bank present FIA Executive Director John Henry and Thomas Mitchell, Board of Trustees President, grant awards from the Martha Merkley-Elderly Charitable Trust and the Stella and Fredrick Loeb Charitable Trust.

Sova and Carey represent both trusts, which, combined, support three on-going programs: a noontime series of arts-related films and videos for seniors, a three-year program that facilitates the career pursuits of gifted high school visual arts students, and a broad visual arts-based program for K-6 students.

Al Serra Auto Plaza

Al Serra Auto Plaza

The Museum Shop is stocked with new merchandise sure to remind you of your experience in the Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper exhibition. From notecards, puzzles, and catalogues to authentic paper jewelry direct from de Borchgrave’s workshop, we have pieces to intrigue you with all the possibilities of paper as an art form.

Guardian Alarm Check Presentation

Guardian Alarm

Eric Bindig, Guardian Security Consultant, (center) presents a check in support of the FOMA Film Program to John Henry, FIA Executive Director, (left) with Jason Tague, Director of Strategic Accounts (right). Guardian has sponsored the FOMA Film Program at the Screenwriter Level since 2008. 

McLaren Health Care Check Presentation

McLaren Health Care

Brent Swanson, Glass Program Manager (left) and Donovan Entrekin (right) discuss glass works with Laurie Prochazka, President of Marketing, McLaren Health Care to display in the corporate headquarters. The vessels were fabricated in the Hot Shop on a McLaren Demonstration Day. For the next three years Saturday visitors can watch demonstrations, free of charge, thanks to McLaren Health Care. 

Security Credit Union Check Presentation Photo

Security Credit Union

From left to right, Marketing Specialist Katie Tylor and Marketing Manager Ashley Lister of Security Credit Union look on as Marissa Pierce, FIA Public and Community Relations Coordinator, receives a check from Christopher Estes, Security Credit Union President and CEO, with Sarah Kohn, FIA Associate Curator and Chad Merrihew, Security Credit Union Senior Vice President and COO.

Security Credit Union has committed award support for the flamework exhibition, From the Flame, June 29 through October 6, 2019. The juried exhibition will feature contemporary flameworked glass by established and emerging glass artists who reside in the North America with three monetary prize levels. 

The Flint Institute of Arts gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the following donors who have supported the Institute with contributions

Gifts received from 

1.8.19 – 4.4.19

Annual Appeal 2018

Since 1.8.19 - 4.4.19

Mr. & Mrs. Adam Carlson

Patricia Ford

Mr. James Naddeo

Mrs. Karan A. Pinkston

Mrs. Judith A. Walker

Judge & Mrs. Thomas C. Yeotis 

The Contemporaries Members 18/19

Since 1.8.19 - 4.4.19

Mr. & Mrs. Terrell Aubert

Bill & Tess Barker

Mr. & Mrs. Berton Brown

Mr. & Mrs. Nick Godlesky

Ms. Toyonna Robbins

Miss Jenette Schanick

Ms. Erica Thrash-Sall 

Expansion Project Endowment and Equipment Funds Contributors

Since 1.8.19 - 4.4.19

Mr. Christopher Carr

Mr. & Mrs. Franklin H. Kasle

Ms. Kerstin Lawrence

Mrs. Stephanie A. Neal, in memory of Jack Neal

Donor advised grant from William H. Piper -  Flint Community Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint

Mr. William S. White 

Special Gifts 

To support General Operating Fund

Ms. Connie Lawson

Mrs. Robert C. Morgan

Donor advised grant from William H. Piper -  Flint Community Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint

Gift of an FIA Membership

Ms. Bethany Burkman for Michael Borror

Mr. Matt Carmichael for Alan Davis & Ms. Elizabeth Carmichael-Davis

Angelica Chambers for Sara Gribowskas

Ms. Patricia J. Cleland for Sandy Malnar

Mr. & Mrs. Tomek Hempel-Stadnik for Jack & Katherine Hempel

Ms. Shayna Hosler & Mr. James Mason for Michael Hosler

Mr. Michael Sprague & Dr. Janet Sprague for Mary Sprague

To support FIA Art School Youth Arts Partner

Neiman Marcus 

To support FIA Art School Children’s Scholarships

Employees at Consumers Energy

To support the FIA Art School

Dr. Randle Samuels & Ms. Gail Offen

Sponsor of Art a la Carte Summer 2019 Program

Mr. James R. Chintyan 

To sponsor the shipping of the Picasso artwork from Toronto

Dort Federal Credit Union

In Memory

In memory of Ruth Leder 

Jane Bingham

Mr. & Mrs. John B. Henry

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

In memory of Dr. Russell Sandberg 

Mr. & Mrs. John B. Henry

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

In memory of Marianne Chardoul Mair 

Mrs. Edmund Brownell

Susanne Chardoul Johnson

Mr. John L. Riegle, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy C. Sanford

Dr. & Mrs. Byron Schoolfield

In memory of Grayce Scholt to support the Expansion Project Endowment Fund 

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

In memory of Trudi Schreiber 

Mr. & Mrs. John B. Henry

Kathryn Sharbaugh

In memory of Dr. Morton Stanley 

Mr. & Mrs. John B. Henry

In memory of Benjamin Wright, Jr. 

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

In Honor

In honor of Richard & Ilene Harris’ 40th anniversary 

Mr. & Mrs. Joel H. Harris

Print Club Members 18/19

Since 1.8.19 - 4.4.19

Mr. Joseph Coriaty

Mr. Dallas Dort & Mrs. Sharon A. Peterson Dort

Mr. & Ms. Jonathan Glab

Samuel & Graciela Harris

Mr. Matthew Knuth

Ms. Mary Whitlock

Mr. & Mrs. Vincent Zamora

Gift of Print Club 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Josh & Ashley Hurand

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Sara Hurand & Elie Weiss

Mr. William S. White for Tiffany Lovett

Mr. William S. White for Ridgway & Shannon White

Event Sponsors

Since 1.8.19 – 4.4.19

Lego Competition 2019 

Barnes & Noble

Dr. Shawn Reiser & Dr. David Taylor

Sovita Credit Union

The Party 2019 

Mrs. Edmund Brownell

Consumers Energy

Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce

FUNchitecture, LLC

William Hentgen

Mass Transportation Authority

Drs. Bobby & Nita Mukkamala

Drs. Venkat & Rama Rao

ROWE Professional Services, Co.

The Serra Foundation

WJRT ABC 12

Wine Tasting 2019 

Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

Kay & Michael Behm

Bennett Telephone Answering Service

Mike Foskett Plumbing

FUNchitecture, LLC

Drew & Cathy Gentry

Dr. Samasandrapalya Kiran & Dr. Mona Hardas

Mr. & Mrs. Todd McCredie

Rebecca Pettengill

Roy, Noye & Warren, CPA, P.C.

Mr. & Mrs. Khalil Saab

Leo & Elizabeth Solano

Xcelerated IT Strategies, Inc.