Events

Becca Goodman working on Jan Hals portrait

Conservation Live

  • Thursdays | Mar 7 - Apr 11, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Watch DIA art conservator Becca Goodman restore a damaged painting in a public gallery every Thursday.

A still from Singing in the Rain

Thursdays at the Museum: Singin' in the Rain

  • Thu, Mar 28 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

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

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 29 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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

Drop-In Workshop: Finger Puppets

Drop-In Workshop: Finger Puppets

  • Fri, Mar 29, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 30, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 31, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Take a finger from a glove and bring it to life as you decorate it with a variety of art-making materials.

A still of two women from the film 3 Faces

3 Faces

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 30 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 31 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Revered Iranian actress Behnaz Jafari (playing herself) receives an alarming video shot by a young woman on a smartphone.

El Violin Latino

Friday Night Live! El Violin Latino

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The concept of the Latin Violin was inspired by the poem by Cuban poet, Mappy Torres. The idea, expressed in words by Torres, is here described by the music of violinist Gregor Heubner .

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 30 , 2019
  • 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. 

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 31 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

A mom and two sons crafting masks in the art-making studio

Drop-In Workshop: Open Studio

  • Tue, Apr 2 - Thur, Apr 4, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

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

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

  • Wed, Apr 3 , 2019
  • 7:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The Italian Film Festival USA tours a dozen venues in the United States each year, bringing a stellar lineup of more than a dozen new and recent Italian feature films.