Events

Drawing in the African American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, May 3 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Americas (1st Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

A tour in Rivera Court

Thursdays at the Museum: Highlights of the Permanent Collection (Tour)

  • Thu, May 7 , 2020
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Every Thursday at 1 p.m. the Detroit Institute of Arts offers programs for adults 55+.

Drop-In Workshop: Sock Puppets

Drop-In Workshop: Sock Puppets

  • 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Fri, May 8 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, May 9 & Sun, May 10, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Turn an ordinary sock into an extraordinary puppet when you use a variety of fun art-making materials.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 8 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age (3rd Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Guests drawing in the Native American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, May 9 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, May 10 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Japanese, Korean, Indian & Southeast Asian (1st Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

A man sitting and drawing in the medieval art galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 15 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Tic Tac Toe & Other Board Games

Drop-In Workshop: Tic Tac Toe Boards

  • 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Fri, May 15 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, May 15 & Sun, May 17, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Use a variety of art materials to create a one-of-a-kind game board and spend many happy hours playing with friends.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, May 16 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of Africa (1st Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Judy Bowman

Artist Demonstration: Judy Bowman

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, May 16 & Sun, May 17, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Join Detroit artist Judy Bowman to make a collage using a mixture of materials.