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Showing results for 2004

Wednesday, December 15, 2004

Detroit Institute of Arts Announces Four Key Appointments

New Curators to Head DIA's Departments of American, Contemporary and Asian Art; Research Scientist to Join Conservation Team.

Wednesday, November 17, 2004

Last Chance To See Unique Images Of The Ford Rouge Plant At The DIA

Final weeks of The Photography of Charles Sheeler: American Modernist

Monday, November 15, 2004

DIA Detroit Film Theatre Invites You To “Take Your Seats”

Fundraising campaign aims to replace 77-year-old seats in historic museum auditorium

Friday, October 29, 2004

Are You Stuffed?

Trot In To The DIA This Thanksgiving Weekend

Thursday, October 07, 2004

Bravo For Brunch With Bach

Set-a-Side Sundays for the new Brunch with Bach Season at the DIA

Monday, October 04, 2004

Harvest A Great Time In November At The DIA

Enjoy Special Programs during Thanksgiving Weekend

Tuesday, September 28, 2004

A Partnership that Makes a Difference

Wednesday, September 22, 2004

Support For The Arts Shown ByThree Generous Gifts To The DIA

Museum visitors and school children benefit from donated funds

Monday, September 20, 2004

Detroit Institute Of Arts Presents “Greatest Hits” From The Collection

Masterpieces in “Remix” Installation Organized Thematically; Presentation Highlights Range, Scope and Quality of DIA’s Collection

Thursday, September 16, 2004

Modern…Industrial…ChicThe DIA’s Founder’s Junior Council Presents “ArtSeen”

Featuring The Photography of Charles Sheeler: American Modernist

Wednesday, September 15, 2004

Construction Delays DIA Completion By One Year

Museum Remains Open With Full Schedule

Wednesday, September 08, 2004

Home Of The Brave

The Detroit Institute of Arts’ Detroit Film Theatre (DFT) presents the special world premiere of Home of the Brave, a new documentary by Paola di Florio, which tells the extraordinary story of Viola Liuzzo and her impact on the civil rights movement.

Tuesday, August 03, 2004

Set Aside September For Fun At The DIA

Wednesday, July 14, 2004

Scorsese, Bono and now Dawoud Bey

New York Times’ nationally recognized discussion series comes to the Detroit Institute of Arts

Monday, July 05, 2004

There’s Lots Of Action In August At The DIA

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has an incredible array of programs in August to attract visitors of all ages. Kids can take advantage of the creative drop-in workshops and storytelling performances, while adults can listen-in on fascinating artist talks or enjoy a melodic gallery serenade.

Monday, May 24, 2004

Fresh Air Friday Performances At The DIA

Friday night entertainment on the museum lawn begins June 11

Wednesday, May 19, 2004

Comcast Furnishes The DIA With A Substantial Donation

$500,000 worth of furniture donated for temporary office space

Wednesday, May 12, 2004

DIA Meets Million Dollar Manoogian Challenge

Touch the Future and Kresge Foundation Challenges also met

Wednesday, May 05, 2004

Inside And Out: The DIA Is Ready For Summer Fun This June

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) can be enjoyed indoors and outdoors this June with activities and performances in the museum and on the front lawn. Programs are free with museum admission unless otherwise noted. Activities with the symbol (SLI) are presented with sign-language interpretation.