Events

Sun Prints

Drop-In Workshop: Sun Prints

  • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Tue, June 18 - Thur, June 20, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

A sun print, also known as a photogram or cyanotype, is an image made by using a simple photographic process. Make your own image using a variety of everyday objects.

Art pins and buttons

Thursdays in the Museum: Art Pins and Buttons

  • Thu, Jun 20 , 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+.

Sun Prints

Drop-In Workshop: Sun Prints

  • Fri, Jun 21 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

A sun print, also known as a photogram or cyanotype, is an image made by using a simple photographic process. Make your own image using a variety of everyday objects.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jun 21 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Islamic Art (1st Floor)

Explore Islamic Art and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Jun 22 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age (3rd Floor)

Explore Art of the Dutch Golden Age and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Sun Prints

Drop-In Workshop: Sun Prints

  • 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. | Sat, June 22 & Sun, June 23, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

A sun print, also known as a photogram or cyanotype, is an image made by using a simple photographic process. Make your own image using a variety of everyday objects.

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jun 23 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

Explore the European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Shrinky dink examples

Drop-In Workshop: Shrinky Dink Key Chains

  • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Tue, June 25 - Thu, June 27, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Create a fun design on plastic and then watch it shrink down.

Etude pour "Le Pont de l'Europe" (Study for "Le Pont de l'Europe"), 1876, Gustave Caillebotte, French; oil on canvas. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York. Photograph by Tom Loonan and Brenda Bieger, courtesy of Albright-Knox Art Galler

Humble and Human: Impressionist Era Treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts, an Exhibition in Honor of Ralph C. Wilson, Jr.

  • Wed, Jun 26 - Sun, Oct 1, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

A selection of more than forty Impressionist and post-Impressionist treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Sunset Boulevard

Thursdays at the Museum: Sunset Boulevard (film)

  • Thu, Jun 27 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

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