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The latest issue of the Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 86 1/4, is devoted to the museum’s collection of African American art. With an introduction by Valerie J. Mercer, curator and head of the GM Center for African American Art, the volume contains more than fifty entries on works dating from the nineteenth century to the twenty-first. Price: $15, $13.50 for members. Back issues also available.
The Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, in print since 1919, is devoted to new research on works of art in the museum's permanent collection. Articles, by DIA staff and other specialists, vary in length from brief notes to in-depth studies.
DIA members at the Patron level and above receive a complimentary subscription to this journal; other DIA members and nonmembers can subscribe for $15 per year. If you would like to subscribe, please contact the Membership HelpLine at 313.833.7971 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For nonmember subscriptions, single-issue orders, or information on back issues of the Bulletin, please contact the publications department at 313.833.7961 or email@example.com.
Thanks to a Detroit Area Library Network (DALNET) digitization grant, the Detroit Museum of Art and the Detroit Institute of Arts' Bulletins and Annual Reports (up to 1960) have been digitized and are now available as .PDF files. Please note: not all volumes are available in their entirety.