Events

A man displaying his sketch

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 10 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

Explore the American, Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau galleries and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Aug 11 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Islamic Art (1st Floor)

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

Two patrons drawing in front of an abstract piece

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Thu, Aug 15 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern Art (2nd Floor)

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

DIA Exterior (2008)

2019 Fash Bash

  • Thu, Aug 15 , 2019
  • 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

An annual fundraiser for the DIA in collaboration with Neiman Marcus, presented by the Founders Junior Council.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 17 , 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. 

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Aug 18 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

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

To Have and Have Not poster

Thursdays at the Museum: To Have and Have Not (film)

  • Thu, Aug 22 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

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

A man sitting and drawing in the medieval art galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Aug 23 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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

Guests drawing in the Native American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 24 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

Explore Native American Art and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Two patrons drawing in front of an abstract piece

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Aug 25 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

Explore Modern & Contemporary Art and create a pencil drawing to take home.