Events

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. 

A girl sitting and drawing on an easel

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jun 2 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Middle East (1st Floor)

Explore the Arts of Ancient Middle East and create a pencil drawing to take home. 

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jun 7 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

Wire Sculpture

Drop-In Workshop: Wire Sculpture

  • Fri, Jun 7 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Make a sculpture using colorful wire.

Wire Sculpture

Drop-In Workshop: Wire Sculpture

  • 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. | Sat, June 8 & Sun, June 9, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Make a sculpture using colorful wire.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Sat, Jun 8 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love exhibition

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

Guests drawing in the Native American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jun 9 , 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. 

Travel Journals

Drop-In Workshop: Travel Journals

  • Fri, Jun 14 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Record your adventures and travels in this easy to make book using heavy card stock, paper and a rubber band. 

A man drawing in front of the armor cases in the Great Hall

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jun 14 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall (2nd Floor)

Explore the Great Hall and create a pencil drawing to take home.