Exhibitions & EventsArts + Minds Lectures

Annunciation, Gradual, Edili 151, fols 1v-2r Francesco di Antonio del Chierico, 1470-71
Annunciation, Gradual, Edili 151, fols 1v-2r, Francesco di Antonio del Chierico

Ideas, Critiques, and New Interpretations


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. For ticketed events, tickets may be purchased at tickets.dia.org or by calling 313-833-4005.

 
Lecture

Lecture

THE COMING STORM: THE CIVIL WAR AND AMERICAN ART

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2015, 6:30 P.M.

6:30 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

Packing/Unpacking-Detroit Responds

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2015, 6 P.M.

6:00 PM

Location: Kresge Court
Lecture

Lecture

DR. COLEMAN MOPPER MEMORIAL LECTURE: THE NEW CLARK ART INSTITUTE: A PLACE OF SERENITY AND EXCITEMENT, INSIDE AND OUT

SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2015, 2 P.M.

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

AFTER-IMAGE: DUALISM THROUGH COLOR

SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2015, 2 P.M.

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

THE BUSINESS OF ASIAN ART: YAMANAKA & COMPANY AND CHARLES LANG FREER

SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 2015, 2 P.M.

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

FRIDA KAHLO, HER ART AND HER LIFE

TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015, 7 P.M.

7:00 PM

Location: DFT Auditorium
Lecture

Lecture

ELIZABETH SITES KUHLMAN LECTURE: THE SECRET RULES OF ENGAGEMENT: SCALE, DETAIL, AND AUTHENTICITY ($)

THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 2015

10:30 AM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

PRINCELY AND IMPERIAL TREASURIES: DECORATIVE ARTS IN BAVARIA AND AUSTRIA

SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015, 2 P.M.

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

RISING UP: HALE WOODRUFF’S MURALS AT TALLADEGA COLLEGE

SUNDAY, MAY 31, 2015, 2 P.M.

2:00 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Lecture

Lecture

AT THE CROSSROADS: VISIONS OF PAN-AMERICANISM IN THE U.S.-BASED WORK OF RIVERA, OROZCO, SIQUEIROS AND KAHLO

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 2015, 6:30 P.M.

6:30 PM

Location: Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall