Grand Opening Community Weekend

Date(s) - 04/22/2018
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Flint Institute of Arts


Join FIA staff and faculty, as well as state and local dignitaries, on Saturday, April 21 at 10:30a in the FIA Theater for the ribbon cutting ceremony in celebration of the museum’s new Contemporary Craft Wing and Art School Hot Shop. The ribbon cutting kicks off the FIA’s Community Weekend, which features tours of the new wing, live artist demonstrations in the state-of-the-art Hot Shop, lectures, and multiple exhibition openings.

The Community Weekend, Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22, is free for all visitors.

For more information, please call 810.234.1695 or visit

Major funding for the construction of the Contemporary Craft Wing and Art School Hot Shop was provided by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation.

During Community Weekend, admission is free thanks to Huntington Bank and Hot Shop demonstrations are free thanks to McLaren Health Care.

Sunday, April 22
• 12:00p–5:00p
Art Galleries open & Hot Shop demonstrations on the hour

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