Events

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VCESDA Lecture: “The Royal Gardens of Louis XIV of France: The Role of French Baroque Faience”

  • Sat, May 18 , 2019
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Featured Speaker: Camille Leprince, French & Italian Ceramics Expert and Dealer, Paris, France, and Birmingham, Alabama.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Sun, May 19 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love exhibition

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

The Magnificent Ambersons poster

Thursdays at the Museum: Film - The Magnificent Ambersons

  • Thu, May 23 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Every Thursday at 1 p.m. the Detroit Institute of Arts offers programs for adults 55+.

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • Fri, May 24 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

Two patrons drawing in front of an abstract piece

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 24 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary

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

Roberto Gonzalez Monjas

Friday Night Live! Detroit Sessions: Violin Sonatas of Brahms

  • 7 & 8:30 p.m. | Fri, May 24 , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The Detroit Sessions present the complete Violin Sonatas of Johannes Brahms.

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. | Sat, May 24 & Sun, May 25, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, May 25 , 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.

A man drawing in front of the armor cases in the Great Hall

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, May 26 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall

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

DIA Exterior with Fountain

Thursdays at the Museum: Art BINGO!

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

Every Thursday at 1 p.m. the Detroit Institute of Arts offers programs for adults 55+.