Events

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Thu, Feb 20 , 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 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.

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Feb 21 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American, Arts & Crafts & Art Nouveau (2nd Floor)

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

Mosaic

Drop-In Workshop: Mosaics

  • 6:00 - 9:00 Fri, Feb 21 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, Feb 22 & Sun, Feb 23, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

A mosaic is a picture or decoration made of small pieces of stone, glass or other substances.

A woman drawing in front of a slab in the Islamic gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Feb 22 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of the Ancient Middle East (1st Floor)

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

The Jeghetto puppeteer and a young boy playing with a wooden string puppet on the puppeteer's head

Puppet Performance: Jeghetto’s Workshop

  • 2:00 p.m. | Sat, Feb 22 & Sun, Feb 23, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Enter the Workshop of Jeghetto and watch him get lost in his imagination as he creates unique puppets out of recycled materials.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Feb 23 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Guests drawing in the Native American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Feb 28 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

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

LaShaun Kotaran

Spoken | The Art of Poetry

  • Fri, Feb 28 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Area poets present works inspired by the pieces of art they love the most.  

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Feb 29 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Islamic World (1st Floor)

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

A few children drawing at easels

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 1 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Middle East (1st Floor)

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