A variety of online programs, virtual tours of present and past exhibitions, and at-home art activities are available @ home at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts.

Browse the page below for the latest online events and offerings.

Online programs

Art Detectives

Once a month, Arty the Art Detective will guide young learners through reading, making, and looking! Join us for this free program designed for children 4–8 (but other ages welcome!)


Bi-monthly Tuesday noon ARTbreaks offer a diverse range of presentations, from films, to demos, to talks and discussions.

Artist Talks

Talks are presented by curators, artists, educators and more. These events are typically included with admission.

Virtual tours

Unveiling American Genius

Framing Moments: Photography from Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

View the digital catalog

From Earth and Fire: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics

At-Home Art Activities

Created by Jessica Sundstrom, the KIA’s assistant curator of youth & family programs, these at-home art activities are designed to be educational and fun. With a simple supply list, families can create their own art works to be displayed at home.

Spoon Painting

Squish Painting

Create Your Own Museum

Rainbow Finger Painting