Events

DIA's 9th Annual Community Group Show

DIA's 9th Annual Community Group Show

  • Nov. 15 - Dec. 31
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Walter Gibbs Learning Center

Discover works of art created by participants in the DIA’s Community Group Program, a partnership between the museum and human service agencies in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.

D-Cyphered Cypher Workshop

D-Cyphered - Cypher Workshop

  • Fri, Dec 15
  • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - DeSalle Photography Gallery (1st floor)

Join Inside Out Literary Arts and local hip hop artists at the DIA's exhibition, D-Cyphered: Portraits by Jenny Risher, as we engage in the phenomenon this exhibition derives its name from, the Cypher.

Five Seasons

Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf

  • Thu, Jan 4
  • 7:00 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

The Garden Club of Michigan and Friends of Detroit Film Theatre cohost a special screening of Five Seasons, a new documentary about the internationally renowned Dutch master garden designer and plantsman Piet Oudolf. 

Tracy K Smith

Black History Month: A Night Celebrating Creativity and Movement

  • FRI, FEB 2 from 12 NOON-2 a.m.
  • Detroit Institute of Art - various locations

The DIA kicks off Black History Month with a late night celebration, remaining open until 2 a.m. Highlights of the event include a reading by U.S. poet laureate Tracy K. Smith and a performance by Mahogany Jones. Other eve...

Save the Date: Friends of Art and Flower's 2018 Elizabeth Sites Kuhlman Lecture & Luncheon

  • Mon, Apr 23
  • 10:30 AM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Mark your calendar for this exciting annual event.