Events

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Feb 17 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - African American (2nd Floor)

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

Teachers workshopping in the galleries

Reimagining the Scavenger Hunt

  • Mon, Feb 18 , 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

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

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Tue, Feb 19 , 2019
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love

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

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Wed, Feb 20 , 2019
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Asian Galleries

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

Two women painting in the DIA art-making studio

Homeschool Afternoon: Explore, Collaborate, and Create with Acrylic Painting

  • Wed, Feb 20 , 2019
  • 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Explore the day’s theme of acrylic painting in the galleries with a customized guided experience.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Thu, Feb 21 , 2019
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary

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

Mosaic

Thursdays at the Museum: Art-Making with Mosaics

  • Thu, Feb 21 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Make a simple mosaic using a variety of art-making materials.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Feb 22 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 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. 

Unplugged

Drop-In Workshop: Cell Phone Sleeping Bags

  • 6:00 - 9:00 PM Fri, Feb 22 | 12:00 - 4:00 PM Sat, Feb 23 & Sun, Feb 24, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Decorate a “Cell Phone Sleeping Bag” to prepare for the National Day of Unplugging.

J Dilla

Friday Night Live! The Music of J Dilla

  • 7:00 & 8:30 PM Fri, Feb 22, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The music of legendary hip-hop artist J Dilla has been arranged by composer/ conductor Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, performed by musicians from Rebirth.