Events

Professional Development for Educators

Create Your Own STEAM Adventure

  • TBD | Sat, April 13, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

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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

A group of teachers around a table in the Art-Making Studio

Artist Demonstration Workshops for Educators

  • TBD | Sat, Apr 27, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

DIA Exterior with Fountain

Teacher Appreciation Breakfast

  • TBD | Sat, May 4, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

A group of teachers around a table in the Art-Making Studio

Artist Demonstration Workshops for Educators

  • TBD | Sat, May 11, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

A group of artists using potter's wheels in the DIA's brightly colored art-studio

Potter’s Wheel for Teachers

  • TBD | Sat, May 18, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

In this hands-on class appropriate for all levels, participants will receive individual guidance while making and decorating their own pots on the potter’s wheel, along with tips and resources useful in the classroom.

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Detour (new 4K restoration)

  • Fri, May 24 - 7:00 & 9:00 p.m. | Sun, May 26 - 2:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

From the gutters of Poverty Row came a movie that, more than any other, epitomizes the dark fatalism at the heart of film noir.

Jackie Chan in Police Story

Police Story (new 4K restoration)

  • Sat, May 25 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, May 26 - 4:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The jaw-dropping set-pieces fly fast and furious in Jackie Chan’s breathtakingly inventive martial-arts comedy, a smash hit that made him a worldwide icon of daredevil action spectacle.

Educator Event

Refresh, Restore, & Revitalize Educator Morning

  • TBD | Sat, June 15, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

Etude pour "Le Pont de l'Europe" (Study for "Le Pont de l'Europe"), 1876, Gustave Caillebotte, French; oil on canvas. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York. Photograph by Tom Loonan and Brenda Bieger, courtesy of Albright-Knox Art Galler

Humble and Human: Impressionist Era Treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts

  • Sun, Jun 23 - Sun, Oct 1, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

A selection of more than forty Impressionist and post-Impressionist treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts.