Events

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 10 , 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. 

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 15 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch (3rd Floor)

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

Milagros

Drop-In Workshop: Milagros

  • Fri, Mar 15, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 16, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 17, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

The Spanish word milagro literally means miracle. It refers to a small item people offer to saints whom they feel have assisted them.

Ruben Brandt, Collector

Ruben Brandt, Collector

  • Fri, Mar 15 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 16 - 5:00, 7:00 & 9:30 p.m. | Sun, Mar 17 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Official submission for Best Animated Feature, 2018 Academy Awards®.

Educator Event

Refresh, Restore, & Revitalize Educator Morning

  • Sat, Mar 16 , 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Join us for an educator-exclusive morning series focusing on the 3 “R”s of intentional relaxation: Refresh, Restore, and Revitalize!  

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 16 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

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

A painting by Ruben Toledo of Bill Cunningham photographing a woman while riding a bike

The Times of Bill Cunningham

  • Sat, Mar 16 , 2019
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The Times of Bill Cunningham is a documentary from Mark Bozek detailing the story of legendary New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham.

Lucy Cahill - mixed media

Artist Demonstration: Lucy Cahill - Mixed Media and Illustration

  • 2:00 - 4:00 P.M. Sat, Mar 16 & Sun, Mar 17, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Poster artist and illustrator Lucy Cahill uses visual references from retro popular culture to inform her artwork.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 17 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Cultures of the Americas (1st Floor)

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

Art pins example

Thursdays at the Museum: Art Pins

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

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