Events

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jan 11 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age (3rd Floor)

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

Drop-In Workshiop: Snow Snakes

Drop In Workshop: Snow Snakes

  • Fri, Jan 11 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Learn a traditional Inuit game and decorate a simple stick to look like a snake.

The Michigan Philharmonic's Miniature Masterpieces

Friday Night Live! The Michigan Philharmonic's Miniature Masterpieces

  • 7 & 8:30 p.m. Fri, Jan 11 , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Miniature Masterpieces features the Michigan Philharmonic performing huge sounding pieces written for small chamber ensembles, featuring an eclectic mixture of music from Mother Goose to Edgar Allan Poe.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Jan 12 , 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.

Drop-In Workshiop: Snow Snakes

Drop In Workshop: Snow Snakes

  • 12 - 4 p.m. Sat, Jan 12 & Sun, Jan 13 , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Learn a traditional Inuit game and decorate a simple stick to look like a snake.

Liyana

DFT Animation Club: Liyana

  • 2 p.m. Sat, Jan 12 & Sun, Jan 13 , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

A tribute to creativity, the strength of the human spirit, and the healing power of storytelling.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jan 13 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern (2nd Floor)

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jan 18 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

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

Weaving

Drop-In Workshop: Weaving

  • 6 - 9 p.m. Fri, Jan 18 | 12 - 4 p.m. Sat, Jan 19 & Sun, Jan 20 , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Weaving is an ancient art form that dates back thousands of years and has been practiced by many cultures around the world. 

Michael Daitch weaving in his studio

Artist Demonstration: Weaving with Michael Daitch

  • 12 - 4 p.m. Sat, Jan 19 & Sun, Jan 20 , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Michael Daitch specializes in creating and teaching others to create handwoven pieces that are both visually and sensually pleasing.