Events

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jul 27
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - North Lawn

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

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Painting on the North Lawn

  • Fri, Jul 27
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - North Lawn

Explore texture and experiment with combining watercolor paints with wax resist outdoors on the North Lawn of the DIA. Enjoy live music and collaborate on a large painting that will be hung on the walls of the DIA Learning Center.  

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sat, July 28 | 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sun, July 29
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Jul 28
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jul 29
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of Africa (1st Floor)

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

Paper Masks

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Masks

  • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Tue, July 31 & Wed, Aug 1
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create a mask, for decoration or to wear, using tag board, markers and a variety of art-making materials.

Paper Masks

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Masks

  • Thu, Aug 2
  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create a mask, for decoration or to wear, using tag board, markers and a variety of art-making materials.

Paper Masks

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Masks

  • Fri, Aug 3
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create a mask, for decoration or to wear, using tag board, markers and a variety of art-making materials.

Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Aug 3
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Aug 4
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age (3rd Floor)

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