Events

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Oct 6 , 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.

Gallery teacher giving a tour to students

Thursdays at the Museum: Humble and Human exhibition Pop Up Tour

  • Thu, Oct 10 , 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+.

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.

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.

A man in a dark, long jacket on the foreground with red circles on beige in the background

Rojo

  • 8:00 p.m. Fri, Oct 11 | 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Oct 12 | 4:30 p.m. Sun, Oct 13, 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

After an innocuous dinner date is interrupted by a startling altercation with a newly arrived stranger, Claudio’s apparently placid lifestyle is disrupted.

Jeremy Dutcher

Friday Night Live! Jeremy Dutcher

  • Fri, Oct 11 , 2019
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Performer, composer, musicologist and activist Jeremy Dutcher is at the forefront of what some are calling Canada’s Indigenous Renaissance.

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.

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.

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.