The FIA celebrates the life of Robert Piper, 1942–2017. Bob’s affiliation with the FIA began 50 years ago, as a volunteer through the Friends of Modern Art at the first Art Fair. Art was integral to the lives of both Bob and his late wife, Judy.
Through a charitable trust administered by Huntington National Bank, the Flint Institute of Arts received funding for its noontime, arts-related video and films series aimed at seniors, comprehensive, visual arts-based classes for K-6th grade students ...
Just before he died in 1917, Auguste Rodin authorized the posthumous casting of his bronzes so that his legacy would be preserved. The Musée Rodin in Paris determines what is a true and original cast and rigorously exercises this authority.
Now in its 50th year, the Flint Art Fair, presented by the Friends of Modern Art (FOMA), attracts thousands of visitors to the two-day event, held on the grounds of the Flint Institute of Arts, in the heart of the beautiful Flint Cultural Center.
Flint, MI – Scott B. Karlene, M.D., and Kevin J. Gaffney, M.D. Dermatology and the Flint Institute of Arts present The PARTY: An ARTrageous Affair at the Flint Institute of Arts on Saturday, June 3, from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Flint, MI – In commemoration of the hundredth anniversary of the death of sculptor Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), the Flint Institute of Arts presents Rodin: The Human Experience/Selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections.
The FIA received incredible and bittersweet news in the form of an unexpected bequest from Doris Sutton. Had she told us of her estate plans, the FIA would've enjoyed celebrating her generosity during her lifetime through the Renaissance Society.
FLINT – PNC representatives will join local education leaders to announce a new program designed to help preK teachers in public, charter and Head Start classrooms obtain the tools and experiences they need to help give their students a head start in life.
Flint, MI – On Saturday, March 25, the Flint Institute of Arts will host Meet the Women of a New Tribe, a panel discussion and performance featuring six women featured in the FIA's current large-scale exhibition.
Flint, MI – The Flint Institute of Arts, in partnership with the Junior League of Flint, present the 18th Annual Wine Tasting Event: An Evening of Wine and Roses at the Flint Institute of Arts on Saturday, March 18.
The Flint Institute of Arts, in partnership with the Flint Public Library, will present a celebratory program of the life and work of Dr. Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2017 with free, family-friendly activities and events.
The Friends of Modern Art (FOMA) will present Michael Moore in Trumpland, the latest documentary from the Flint-born director/author/provocateur, for three recently added screenings at the Flint Institute of Arts.
Founders Society and the Flint Institute of Arts are pleased to present the 11th Annual First Frost Arts and Fine Crafts Fair on Saturday, November 5 from 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday, November 6 from 11 AM to 5 PM.
As the lead crisis remains at the forefront of citizens’ concerns, The FIA has received a $100,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to support a new Head Start-based Success through Art (START) program designed to benefit children, ages 3 to 5.
The Friends of Modern Art (FOMA) is pleased to announce the 49th annual FLINT ART FAIR. This iconic 2-day event will kick off summer in Flint this weekend, June 18 & 19, on the grounds of the Flint Institute of Arts in the beautiful Flint Cultural Center.
The Flint Institute of Arts celebrates the life of Bess Hurand, 1920–2015. Bess became a member of the FIA in 1959 and since then served as a Trustee, Docent, President of the Founders Society, and consummate patron.