Events

Rhythmic Ribbon Batons. Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Rhythmic Ribbon Batons

  • Fri, Aug 23 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

The ribbon baton is used in floor exercises for gymnastic and dance.

Playing chess with the Detroit Chess Club at the DIA

Detroit City Chess Club Open Play

  • Fridays at 4:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Join the Detroit City Chess Club in their regular Friday meet-ups in Prentis Court.

A man sitting and drawing in the medieval art galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Aug 23 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

Explore the European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Guests drawing in the Native American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 24 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

Explore Native American Art and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Rhythmic Ribbon Batons. Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Rhythmic Ribbon Batons

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Aug 24 & Sun, Aug 25, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - North Lawn

The ribbon baton is used in floor exercises for gymnastic and dance.

Two patrons drawing in front of an abstract piece

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Aug 25 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

Explore Modern & Contemporary Art and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Artist Trading Cards, Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Artist Trading Cards

  • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Tue, Aug 27 - Thu, Aug 29, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Artist trading cards are miniature works of art created on 2½ x 3½  inch card stock.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Aug 30 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient America (1st Floor)

Explore the Ancient Cultures of the Americas and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Artist Trading Cards, Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Artist Trading Cards

  • Fri, Aug 30 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Artist trading cards are miniature works of art created on 2½ x 3½  inch card stock.

A man drawing in front of the armor cases in the Great Hall

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 31 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall (2nd Floor)

Explore the Great Hall and create a pencil drawing to take home.