Events

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Oct 11 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age (2nd Floor)

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

Retablos

Drop-In Workshop: Retablos

  • Fri, Oct 11 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Learn about the Latin American folk art tradition of retablos while you create one of your own.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Oct 12 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ofrendas Exhibition

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

Retablos

Drop-In Workshop: Retablos

  • 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Oct 12 & Sun, Oct 13, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Learn about the Latin American folk art tradition of retablos while you create one of your own.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Oct 13 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 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.

 Valeriano & Martina Fraga

Michoacán to Michigan

  • 2:00 p.m. | Sun, Oct 13, 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Michoacán to Michigan is a compelling documentary that tells the story of Valeriano & Martina Fraga’s journey from Mexico (Morelia, Michoacán) to Michigan.

Sugar Skulls

Thursdays at the Museum: Sugar Skulls

  • Thu, Oct 17 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

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

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Oct 18 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

Drop-In Workshop : Paper Flower Garden Wall

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Flowers

  • Fri, Oct 18 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Come to the studio to make your own paper versions of the flowers you find in our collection that inspire you.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Oct 19 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

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