Exhibitions & EventsArts + Minds Lectures

Teapot, 1723/1724, hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gilding; Johann Gregor Höroldt, Meissen Porcelain Manufactory. Detroit Institute of Arts.
Teapot, 1723/1724, hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gilding; Johann Gregor Höroldt, Meissen Porcelain Manufactory. Detroit Institute of Arts.

Arts+Minds: An in-depth lecture series about art

Noted artists, curators and historians bring fresh views and candid conversations on art, culture and history to the DIA.


All lectures take place in the Marvin and Betty Danto Lecture Hall and are free with museum admission unless otherwise noted ($). General museum admission is free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties. Parking is available in a gated lot on John R behind the museum. Lecture attendees should use the Groups/Events entrance on John R. All lectures are subject to change without notice. Please visit dia.org for the most up-to-date information. For ticketed events, tickets may be purchased at tickets.dia.org or by calling 313.833.4005.

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Artist Lecture: Swoon

Detroit Film Theatre

Saturday, October 01, 2016

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Rembrandt Peale's Court of Death: Exhibition Picture and Family Portrait

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

6:30 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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Senior Thursdays at the DIA

Thursday, October 13, 2016

1:00 PM

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Friends of Art & Flowers 2016 Betsy Campbell Lecture

Saturday, October 15, 2016

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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FAAAA 2016 African Art Recognition Award: Matching African Elegance with Substance

Sunday, October 16, 2016

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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Horst at Home and Abroad

Friday, October 28, 2016

7:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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Moving Mountains: The Construction of Sacrality in the Himalayas

Saturday, October 29, 2016

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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Senior Thursdays at the DIA

Thursday, November 10, 2016

1:00 PM

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DIA Members Only: Wonder Drugs: Coffee, Tea and Chocolate

Friday, November 18, 2016

6:00 PM

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DIA Members Only: The King’s Chocolate Kitchen at Hampton Court

Saturday, November 19, 2016

2:00 PM

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Wonder Drugs: Coffee, Tea and Chocolate

Sunday, November 20, 2016

2:00 PM

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Silent Windblown Shrines: Abbott Thayer and the American Landscape

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

6:30 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
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Senior Thursdays at the DIA

Thursday, December 08, 2016

1:00 PM