Events

Two members of Gratitude Steel Band with their instruments

The Gratitude Steel Band

  • 2:00 p.m. | Sat, Feb 23 & Sun, Feb 24, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Bring the family to enjoy the rhythms of the Gratitude Steel Band as they bring their high-energy island style and positivity to a vast array of musical styles.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Feb 24 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

An example of a handmade scroll

Drop-In Workshop: Scrolls

  • Fri, Mar 1, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 2, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 3, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Scrolls were used for centuries to keep records and as decoration. Make your own scroll out of simple materials to take home.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 1 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Islamic World (1st Floor)

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

Two traditional Japanese dolls

Japanese Girls Day

  • Sat, Mar 2, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 3, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

A weekend exploring traditional and modern aspects of Japanese culture in celebration of Hinamatsuri - or Japanese Girls Day.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 2 , 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

  • Sun, Mar 3 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch (3rd Floor)

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

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 8 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

Celebration masks

Drop-In Workshop: Celebration Masks

  • Fri, Mar 8, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 9, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 10, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Have fun creating a colorful and expressive mask using feathers, ribbon, glitter and more.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 9 , 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.