Events

Minds on Art

Minds on Art

  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Mondays or Tuesdays, Mon, Apr 29 until Wed, June 4, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Minds on Art, in collaboration with the Alzheimer's Association of MI, Greater Michigan Chapter, is a free five-week art-based program for people living with memory loss and their caregivers.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Collage Portraits

Drop-In Workshop: Collage Portraits

  • Fri, May 31 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Use collage to create a portrait out of a mix of papers, cloth and other simple objects.

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.

Collage Portraits

Drop-In Workshop: Collage Portraits

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Jun 1 & Sun, Jun 2, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Use collage to create a portrait out of a mix of papers, cloth and other simple objects.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Jun 1 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of Africa (1st Floor)

Explore the Arts of Africa and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Pages