Events

Sir William Drummond Stewart Meeting Indian Chief. Alfred Jacob Miller

Lecture: Alfred Jacob Miller, Pioneer Painter of the American West

  • Wed, Nov 28
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Laura Fry, senior curator at the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma, discusses the drawings and paintings that American artist Alfred Jacob Miller produced during and after his historic trip to the Rocky Mountains with adventurer Sir William Drummond Stewart.

Daisy Wang

Charles Lang Freer and His Adventures in Chinese Art Collecting

  • Sun, Dec 2
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Dr. Daisy Yiyou Wang, the Robert N. Shapiro Curator of Chinese and East Asian Art at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Mass., presents her research on Detroit collector Charles Lang Freer.