Events

Artist Trading Cards, Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Artist Trading Cards

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Aug 31 & Sun, Sep 1, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

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

A still from Mirai

DFT Animation Club: Mirai

  • 2:00 p.m. | Sat, Aug 31 & Sun, Sep 1, 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

When four-year-old Kun meets his new baby sister, his world is turned upside down.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Sep 1 , 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.

Drop-In Workshop: Picture Frames

Drop-In Workshop: Instant Film and Picture Frames

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

Take a photo using an instant camera then create a 5-by-7 inch frame made from corrugated cardboard for your photo.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Sep 6 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of Africa (1st Floor)

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

Portrait of Mike Wallace in front of tv screens

Mike Wallace is Here

  • 7:00 p.m. Fri, Sep 6 | 2:00, 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Sep 7 | 2:00 & 4:30 p.m. Sun, Sep 8 , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

In a career that lasted more than half a century, Mike Wallace evolved from commercial pitchman to investigative journalist.

Drop-In Workshop: Picture Frames

Drop-In Workshop: Instant Film and Picture Frames

  • 12:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Sep 7 & Sun, Sep 8, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Take a photo using an instant camera then create a 5-by-7 inch frame made from corrugated cardboard for your photo.

Melissa Dettloff demonstrating screen printing

Artist Demonstration: Screen Printing with Melissa Dettloff

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Sep 7 & Sun, Sep 8, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Melissa Dettloff is a Detroit illustrator and screen printer.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Sep 7 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of Africa (1st Floor)

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

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Sep 8 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Korean & Japanese (1st Floor)

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