Events

Italian Film Festival USA: Short Films Program

Italian Film Festival USA: Short Films Program

  • Sat, Apr 27 , 2019
  • 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Seven recent Italian short films will be presented in one program lasting approximately 82 minutes.

A woman standing behind a neon sign

Italian Film Festival USA: Il vizio della speranza (The Vice of Hope)

  • Sat, Apr 27 , 2019
  • 8:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(Italy/2018-directed by Edoardo De Angelis)

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Apr 28 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch: Golden Age

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

Bob and Marys

Italian Film Festival USA: Bob and Marys

  • Sun, Apr 28 , 2019
  • 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Roberto and Marisa are a couple who have been married for almost thirty years, leading a tranquil and uneventful life.

Minds on Art

Minds on Art

  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Mondays or Tuesdays, Mon, Apr 29 until Wed, June 4, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Minds on Art, in collaboration with the Alzheimer's Association of MI, Greater Michigan Chapter, is a free five-week art-based program for people living with memory loss and their caregivers.

A tour stops in front of Kehinde Wiley's "Equestrian Portrait of the Count Duke Olivares"

Thursdays at the Museum | Tour: Thinking Through Art

  • Thu, May 2 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Tour the galleries and learn something new with an in-depth tour of the DIA's permanent collection.

 

Sandpaper Monoprints

Drop-In Workshop: Sandpaper Monoprints

  • Fri, May 3 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

A monoprint is a single impression of an image made from a reprintable block. Try your hand at this unusual form of printing using sandpaper and crayons.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 3 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern Galleries

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

Chrysta Bell

Friday Night Live! Chrysta Bell

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. | Fri, May 3, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Singer Chrysta Bell‘s voice and musical style has been described as ethereal and sensual.

A man working on wood furniture in the Great Hall

Society of American Period Furniture Makers

  • 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, May 4 & Sun, May 5, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall

Acquire an appreciation for eighteenth-century American furniture with members of the Society of American Furniture Makers.