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Art of Jade

Presented by Flint Institute of Arts at Flint Institute of Arts, Flint MI

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Art of Jade

Throughout history, jade has had profound cultural implications in different regions of the world. In ancient Mesoamerican cultures, jade was highly prized and often connected to rulers and spirituality. A wide variety of items, including tools, figurines, and jewelry reflected the strong cosmological and symbolic associations the culture had with this luminous, hard stone. Jade has also been an important artistic material in China for over 6,000 years. During this time, it evolved from serving

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ADMISSION INFO

FIA members Free
Children 12 & under Free
Adults $7.00
Students with ID $5.00
Senior citizens $5.00
Huntington Free Saturdays

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LOCATION

Flint Institute of Arts

1120 E. Kearsley, Flint, MI 48503

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PARKING INFO

Free parking is available on both the North and South entrances of the building. Overflow parking is available using Flint Central High School’s parking lot, adjacent to the South end of the FIA. Click here for directions.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

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    • Wheelchair Access

Wheelchairs
The entire Institute is wheelchair accessible through both North and South entrances, and an elevator is located near the first floor restrooms. Wheelchairs are available to use free of

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