Decorative to Dangerous: The Art of Metalwork

Decorative to Dangerous: The Art of Metalwork

Presented by Flint Institute of Arts at Flint Institute of Arts

Across cultures and time, people have fashioned metal into both functional and decorative uses. This exhibition explores how artists transformed various metals, from precious to commonplace, into fantastic works of art. Featuring a variety of objects, from jewelry to weaponry, Decorative to Dangerous also showcases a spectrum of metalworking techniques.

Admission Info

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

Phone: 8102341695

Dates & Times

2015/10/03 - 2016/04/03

Location Info

Flint Institute of Arts

1120 E. Kearsley, Flint, MI 48503

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

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 charge on a first come first served basis at the Visitor Service desk at the North entrance of the building. Wheelchair accessible restrooms are available in the lobby, in the Art School and on the second floor.

Service Animals
The FIA complies with all ADA requirements and accepts service animals in the museum as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 2010. Types of Service Dogs may include, but are not limited to: Guide Dog, Mobility Aid Dog, Seizure Alert Dog, PTSD Dog, Hearing Alert Dog, Diabetes Alert Dog, Migraine Alert Dog, Narcolepsy Alert Dog, Seizure Response Dog, Psychiatric Service Dog.