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Etude pour "Le Pont de l'Europe" (Study for "Le Pont de l'Europe"), 1876, Gustave Caillebotte, French; oil on canvas. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York. Photograph by Tom Loonan and Brenda Bieger, courtesy of Albright-Knox Art Galler

Humble and Human: Impressionist Era Treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts, an Exhibition in Honor of Ralph C. Wilson, Jr.

  • Wed, Jun 26 - Sun, Oct 13, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

A selection of more than forty Impressionist and post-Impressionist treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Ashley holds her son Nathaniel on the front porch of her house in Southwest Detroit.  August 17, 2017.

Video | Facing Change: Documenting America

  • Aug 9 - Sep 29, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - De Salle Gallery

This community photojournalism initiative matches emerging and early-career local photographers with acclaimed mentors.

"Café,​ Paris," 1929, Archibald J. Motley Jr., American; oil on canvas. Museum Purchase, Ernest & Rosemarie Kanzler Foundation Fund. Detroit Institute of Arts. 

Out of the Crate: New Gifts & Purchases

  • Sat, Jun 8 - Sun, Sep 15, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

DIA Director Salvador Salort-Pons selects the artwork in this gallery that showcases some of the museum’s newest acquisitions.

"The Ball Players," 1871, William Morris Hunt, American; oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts.

Play Ball! Transforming the Game, 1876-2019

  • Sat, Jun 15 - Sun, Sep 15, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Celebrate the great American pastime of baseball with a new year of the DIA's continuing series of exhibitions, Play Ball! Baseball at the DIA.

A man and his dog viewing an Inside|Out piece in Brush Park

Inside|Out 2019

  • Through October 31, 2019

In its tenth year, Inside|Out brings high-quality reproductions of masterpieces from the museum's collection to outdoor venues throughout Metro Detroit.

Hand-colored paper tiles

Drop-In Workshop: Lac Ste. Claire Fine Art Fair

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Sat, Sep 14 & Sun, Sep 15, 2019
  • Veterans Memorial Park

Join the DIA at Lac Ste. Claire Fine Art Fair and create an initial tile.

Shadow of a bicycle below an art installation in the community

DIA Inside|Out Annual Bike Ride 2019

  • Sun, Sep 15 , 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - John R. Courtyard

Join a pedal-powered celebration of public art on the 9th annual Inside|Out Bike Ride.

Children playing with Artie the Donkey in Prentis Court

Free Family Fun! Gallery Games

  • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Saturday & Sunday , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Look for the Gallery Games cart in Prentis Court by Artie the Donkey for free family fun with take-away games to play in the museum.

Children and gallery teacher in Rivera Court

Free Family Fun! Gallery Adventures

  • 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Saturday & Sunday , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Docents will provide pop-up tours and engagement activities for children and their families.

Heraldry

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at Northville Heritage Festival

  • 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Sat, Sep 14 | 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sun, Sep 15, 2019

Join DIA at Northville Heritage Festival and create a miniature coat-of-arms of your own design.

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