Events

Two teens working on an art-making project in the studio

Drop-In Workshop: It's a Zoo in Here!

  • 6:00 - 9:00 Fri, Mar 6 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, Mar 7 & Sun, Mar 8, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Come to the DIA Studio and create a project called, "It's a Zoo in Here!"

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 6 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

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

Detroit Youth Choir

Friday Night Live! Detroit Youth Choir

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Mar 6, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Detroit Film Theatre

Featuring Distinguished Alumni from the Sphinx Organization.

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 7 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Greek & Roman (2nd Floor)

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

Artist Michael Daitch weaving in Rivera Court

Artist Demonstration: Weaving with Michael Daitch

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 7 & Sun, Mar 8, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Michael Daitch specializes in creating and teaching others to create beautiful handwoven pieces.

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

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 8 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall (2nd Floor)

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

Three Ofrendas from the 2019 exhibition

Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos 2020

  • September 26 - November 8, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

In celebration of Dia de Muertos, the Detroit Institute of Arts, in partnership with Detroit's Mexican Consulate, invite you to explore a community exhibition of ofrenda altars.

Image with text that reads: Music and Dances with Wolves: Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood - Online Edition

  • Sat, Oct 24 , 2020
  • 11:00 AM

Explore familiar stories through a new lens with Eisenhower Dance and Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings. Featuring original contemporary dance and live music commission by Jordyn Davis, these art forms combine with the s...