Now through March 19, 2017


Thalassa, an installation by renowned New York street artist Swoon, is on view at the DIA through March 2017. Thalassa is free to view with museum admission. General museum admission is free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties!



Oct. 21 - Nov. 6

Ofrendas: Una Celebración de Día de Muertos

In celebration of Dia de Muertos, the DIA, in partnership with Detroit's Mexican Consulate, invite you to explore a community exhibition of ofrenda.  

Ofrendas: Una Celebración de Día de Muertos

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Final Weeks - Through October 31!



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Staff Picks

Jan van Eyck: Saint Jerome in His Study

Jan van Eyck

Saint Jerome in His Study, c. 1435

“Although I have many, one of my favorites is Saint Jerome in his study (and not just because he is the patron saint of libraries). I am always struck by how this tiny painting has such a large visual impact with its vivid jewel-toned colors and detailed imagery. The fun thing about this painting is learning what the objects surrounding Saint Jerome symbolize. It’s like trying to solve a puzzle. ”

Maria Ketcham, Head Librarian

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