The DIA’s Collection Crossword features clues that are answered by picking out details from a work of art from our collection.

Islamic, Iranian, Section of a Tile Panel, beteween 1600 and 1650

Week 12

To solve this week’s puzzle, you’ll have to look closely at Section of a Tile Panel by unknown Iranian artists. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

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Flight into Egypt by Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1899. Detroit Institute of Arts.

Week 11

To solve this week’s puzzle, you’ll have to look closely at Henry Ossawa Tanner’s Flight into Egypt. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

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The Art of the Negro: Artists (Study) by Hale Woodruff, 1950–51. Detroit Institute of Arts.

Week 10

To solve this week’s puzzle, you’ll have to look closely at Hale Woodruff’s The Art of the Negro: Artists (Study). Recommended for ages 16 and up.

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Funerary Stele for Pa-Amun before the Gods, Ptah, Bast and Amun, ca. 800 BCE

Week 9

To solve this week’s puzzle, you’ll have to look closely at Funerary Stele for Pa-Amun before the Gods, Ptah, Bast and Amun by an unknown Egyptian artist. Recommended for ages 16 and up. 

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