Events

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.

Ensemble Melange posing with their instruments

Friday Night Live! Ensemble Melange: Shuffle Concert

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

Shuffle Concert changes the rules of performance by having the audience select the music to be performed.

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. 

Milo the Magnificent

Puppet Performance: Milo the Magnificent

  • Sat, Mar 9, 2:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 10, 2:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Alex & Olmsted’s Milo the Magnificent is a highly engaging show about an aspiring magician.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 10 , 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

  • Fri, Mar 15 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch (3rd Floor)

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

Milagros

Drop-In Workshop: Milagros

  • Fri, Mar 15, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 16, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 17, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

The Spanish word milagro literally means miracle. It refers to a small item people offer to saints whom they feel have assisted them.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 16 , 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.

Lucy Cahill - mixed media

Artist Demonstration: Lucy Cahill - Mixed Media and Illustration

  • 2:00 - 4:00 P.M. Sat, Mar 16 & Sun, Mar 17, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Poster artist and illustrator Lucy Cahill uses visual references from retro popular culture to inform her artwork.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 17 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Cultures of the Americas (1st Floor)

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