Events

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.

A man looking into a car window while standing in the rain

Detour (new 4K restoration)

  • Fri, May 24 - 7:00 & 9:00 p.m. | Sun, May 26 - 2:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

From the gutters of Poverty Row came a movie that, more than any other, epitomizes the dark fatalism at the heart of film noir.

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.

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.

Jackie Chan in Police Story

Police Story (new 4K restoration)

  • Sat, May 25 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, May 26 - 4:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The jaw-dropping set-pieces fly fast and furious in Jackie Chan’s breathtakingly inventive martial-arts comedy, a smash hit that made him a worldwide icon of daredevil action spectacle.

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+.

A woman sitting and drawing in a renaissance art gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 31 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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