Events

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.

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

Drop-In Workshop: Open Studio

  • Fri, Apr 5 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 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.

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Apr 5 , 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. 

An Indian dancer in Rivera Court

Indian Festival

  • Fri, Apr 5 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

A weekend of performances, demonstrations, displays and hands-on activities. Immerse yourself in Indian culture while exploring its traditional and modern aspects.

A still from Lagaan

Bollywood Classics: Lagaan

  • Fri, Apr 5 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

In celebration of the DIA’s Festival of India (April 5-7) the DFT will present this modern Bollywood classic.