Events

Making Home Artists Panel

The Spaces in Between: Panel Discussion with "Making Home" Exhibition Artists

  • Thu, May 3
  • 6:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Join us for a panel discussion featuring “Making Home: Contemporary Works from the DIA” exhibition artists Jane Hammond, Carlos Diaz, and Tyree Guyton.

Boar’s head tureen, about 1750

Casanova: The Seduction of Europe

  • Sat, Jun 2
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Giacomo Casanova (1725–98) epitomizes the sophistication of eighteenth-century Europe. Although famous to posterity as a seducer and adventurer, contemporaries regarded him as a witty conversationalist, expert on many topics, and an international man of letters.

KEVFU

Artist Heaven presents Motor City Street Dance Academies Artist KEVFU

  • Sat, Jun 9
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Explore lettering and cartooning through the hip-hop genre. Learn the visual language shared between street art and comics with cartoonist and graffiti artist KEVFU! Artist Heaven is a nonprofit organization based in Detroit designed to uplift, inspire and motivate youth through various forms of art. 

Gunnar Hamina

Artist Demonstration: Artist Heaven presents Gunnar Hamina

  • Sun, Jun 10
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Join artist and designer Gunnar Hamina as he demonstrates his technique of creating clothes out of repurposed materials. Visitors will learn about the cost-saving benefits and environmental advantages of making your own clothes and get a chance to try out sewing. Artist Heaven is a nonprofit organization based in Detroitdesigned to uplift, inspire and motivate youth through various forms of art.