Events

Droids, illustration, Star Wars and the Power of Costume

Behind the Seen: Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume, Warren Public Library

  • Thu, Jun 28
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Warren Public Library, Arthur Miller Branch

Learn about the DIA exhibition Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume, which closely examine the captivating process of costume design for iconic outfits featured in the first seven films of the Star Wars saga—from Queen Amidala’s lavish gowns to Darth Vader’s imposing black armor.

The Sinfonia (Family Portrait), 1671, Michiel van Musscher, Klinic Slab Light

Behind the Seen: Picturing Music

  • Sat, Jul 7
  • 2:00 PM
  • Royal Oak Public Library

Exploring the presence of music in visual art heightens awareness of the role music plays across cultures and time and provides a lens through which to explore the personal, social and creative aspects of identity.

Flowers in a Glass Vase, 1704. Rachel Ruysch. Dutch

Behind the Seen: In the Garden

  • Mon, Jul 16
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Center Line Public Library

This talk explores the hidden meanings behind images of flowers, plants, and gardens which are some of our most favorite works of art.