Events

Skateboarding kid in front of Inside|Out object in Detroit's Dequindre Cut. Photo by Andrew Potter Photography, Knight Foundation

Inside|Out, Spring 2017

  • Daily, Sun, Apr 16 until Sun, Jul 16
  • All Day

The Detroit Institute of Arts' popular program, Inside|Out, returns for its eighth year! Inside|Out brings high-quality reproductions of masterpieces from the museum's collection to outdoor venues throughout Metro Detroit.

Drawing in the Galleries for Youth & Adults: Ancient Middle East Gallery

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Ancient Middle East gallery

Artists and instructors from the DIA's Education Studio are on hand to help create pencil drawings inspired by the Ancient Middle East gallery to take home. The best part? No experience necessary!

Drop-In Workshop: Open Studio

  • Sat, Jun 24
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Create something uniquely personal with a variety of fun and interesting materials in this open-ended Drop-In Workshop.

Dancing Sculptures of India performance

Dance Performance: Dancing Sculptures of India

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 1:00 PM

Lalitha Ramamoorthy and the School of World Music and Dance invite you to explore Indian culture and traditions as they demonstrate the link between live dance and the dancing seen in Indian sculpture.

Diego Rivera's "Detroit Industry Murals" with a tour group

The "Big Picture" Guided Tour

  • 1 p.m Tuesday - Sundays
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Every Tuesday through Sunday at 1 p.m. take a free guided tour of the Detroit Institute of Arts' collection.

Sunday Music Bar: Stefan Kukurugya

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Kresge Court

Detroit pianist Stefan Kukurugya performs jazz, pop, R&B, and classical standards in the relaxing atmosphere of Kresge Court.

Obit, 2017, USA

Obit

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Obit. 2017. USA. Directed by Vanessa Gould. 95min.

Dancing Sculptures of India performance

Dance Performance: Dancing Sculptures of India

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 3:00 PM

Lalitha Ramamoorthy and the School of World Music and Dance invite you to explore Indian culture and traditions as they demonstrate the link between live dance and the dancing seen in Indian sculpture.

A tour stops in front of Kehinde Wiley's "Equestrian Portrait of the Count Duke Olivares"

The "Big Picture" Guided Tour (3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays)

  • 3 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Every Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. take a free guided tour of the Detroit Institute of Arts' collection.

Obit, 2017, USA

Obit

  • Sun, Jun 25
  • 4:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Obit. 2017. USA. Directed by Vanessa Gould. 95min.