Events

Drawing in the galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Apr 14 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance

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

Watercolor Postcards

Thursdays at the Museum: Water Color Postcards

  • Thu, Apr 18 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Using watercolor paints, learn techniques to create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

A woman with a stern expression on a boat

Styx

  • Fri, Apr 19 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Apr 20 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 21 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Susanne Wolff’s deeply intelligent, razor-sharp performance combines with Fischer’s powerfully kinetic storytelling to create one of the year’s most important and unforgettable screen experiences

decorative eggs

Drop-In Workshop: Egg Shakers

  • Fri, Apr 19 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Small plastic eggs morph into fantastic percussion instruments when dried beans, rice, stickers and fun papers are added.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Fri, Apr 19 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love exhibition

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Apr 20 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Cultures of the Americas

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

decorative eggs

Drop-In Workshop: Egg Shakers

  • Sat, Apr 20, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 21, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Small plastic eggs morph into fantastic percussion instruments when dried beans, rice, stickers and fun papers are added.

A man drawing in front of the armor cases in the Great Hall

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Apr 20 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Cultures of the Americas

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

Still from Rear Window

Thursdays at the Museum: Film - Rear Window

  • Thu, Apr 25 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Grace Kelly, Raymond Burr and Thelma Ritter co-star in Alfred Hitchcock’s ingenious, brilliantly designed romantic thriller.

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Apr 26 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American

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