Events

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.

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

  • Sun, Jul 23
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail. 2017. USA. Directed by Steve James. 90 min.

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.

The Detroiters

The Detroiters

  • Sun, Jul 23
  • 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

In 2016, Caldodecultivo, a Colombian artist collective, was invited to Detroit by Ideas City and participated in a residency at Popps Packing.

Family Tours: Detroit Institute of Awesome

  • 11 a.m., Tuesdays-Saturdays
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Join us this summer for special in-gallery tours created just for kids and their grown-ups! 

Image from Swagger

SWAGGER (City/Cité: A Transatlantic Exchange)

  • Mon, Jul 24
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Swagger. 2017. France. directed by Olivier Babinet. 84 minutes

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

  • Tue, Jul 25
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Uchiwa is a particular style of paper fan that is common in Japan. Learn about the tradition of making uchiwa as you create a fan of your own.

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

  • Wed, Jul 26
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Uchiwa is a particular style of paper fan that is common in Japan. Learn about the tradition of making uchiwa as you create a fan of your own.

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

Drop-In Workshop: Uchiwa

  • Thu, Jul 27
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Uchiwa is a particular style of paper fan that is common in Japan. Learn about the tradition of making uchiwa as you create a fan of your own.