March 9 - June 1, 2014
Samurai: Beyond the Sword
Discover the artist behind the armor. Samurai: Beyond the Sword explores artworks that project the image of the samurai not only as fierce warriors but also as patrons of the arts and sophisticated artists and scholars. Tickets are on sale now.
Flowers in a Glass Vase, 1704
“I find this painting amazing in its detail and composition; every time I view it, I find something I haven't noticed before. And the colors are rich and the flowers are incredibly vibrant! The fact that it was painted by a woman at a time when men so completely dominated the art world only adds to this painting's uniqueness. ”
Tracy Hobbs, Volunteer
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- Looking for something fun to do on spring break? Visit the DIA's #Samurai: Beyond the Sword! http://t.co/t8ExKIDJMu #Detroit4/18/2014 10:01:44 PM
- Expert floral designer Jane Godshalk will speak at the DIA's annual Elizabeth Sites Kuhlman Lecture May 1. Tickets: http://t.co/N0tsmb6xRh.4/17/2014 7:41:15 PM
- #InsideOut is officially installed for spring 2014! Visit http://t.co/8Gucryg3oI for a list of locations and downloadable maps.4/16/2014 9:24:43 PM
- The DIA Blog — Explore the museum like never before, through the eyes of museum staff.
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