The KIA presents a robust schedule of exhibitions organized by partner institutions from across the nation, original exhibitions exploring the depths of our permanent collection and the diversity of cultures represented in the U.S.


The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts is the area’s go-to destination for breathtaking, thought-provoking art. Our collection includes a range of paintings, ceramics, photographs, prints, sculpture, and more.


The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts offers a wide range of activities, including museum tours, exhibitions, and classes. If you would like to plan your next visit, we encourage you to take a look at our location, hours, and offerings.


Striving to share our love of art with the community, the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts regularly organizes a number of exciting events. Join an art class, explore the world of portrait photography, or learn about the events that we have planned.

Museum Tours

At the KIA, we offer tours tailored to each age group; each experience is inspired by the current exhibition and/or permanent collection.