Events

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Feb 2 , 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. 

Ivory D. Williams

Ivory Williams: Stories... Stories… Stories: Just What Are Stories?

  • 2:00 PM Sat, Feb 2 & Sun, Feb 3, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Master Storyteller Ivory D. Williams explores the meaning and power of stories and their importance within the African American community.

A photo of André Leon Talley in all black against a floral background

The Gospel According to André

  • Sat, Feb 2 , 2019
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

André Leon Talley has been a fixture in the world of fashion for so long that it’s difficult to imagine a time when he wasn’t defining the boundaries of great style.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Feb 3 , 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 tour in Rivera Court

Thursdays at the Museum: Highlights of the Permanent Collection (Tour)

  • Thu, Feb 7 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

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

Chinese Dragon Faces

Drop-In Workshop: Lunar New Year Dragon Masks

  • 6:00 - 9:00 PM Fri, Feb 8 | 12:00 - 4:00 PM Sat, Feb 9 & Sun, Feb 10, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

To commemorate Lunar New Year, make your own dragon mask out of tag board, paper, and raffia.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Feb 8 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 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. 

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Feb 9 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - African American (2nd Floor)

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

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Feb 10 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - 3rd Floor

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

DJ Duane Powell standing behind his equipment in front of a large, glowing X

Friday Night Live! Soundrotation Rearview Mirror Sessions with Duane Powell

  • Fri, Feb 15 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Chicago-based DJ Duane Powell bridges the gap between musical legends of the past with contemporary hip-hop heroes.