Events

Drop-In Workshop: Finger Puppets

Drop-In Workshop: Finger Puppets

  • Fri, Mar 29, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 30, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 31, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Take a finger from a glove and bring it to life as you decorate it with a variety of art-making materials.

El Violin Latino

Friday Night Live! El Violin Latino

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The concept of the Latin Violin was inspired by the poem by Cuban poet, Mappy Torres. The idea, expressed in words by Torres, is here described by the music of violinist Gregor Heubner .

A still of two women from the film 3 Faces

3 Faces

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 30 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 31 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Revered Iranian actress Behnaz Jafari (playing herself) receives an alarming video shot by a young woman on a smartphone.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 30 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 31 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

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

A mom and two sons crafting masks in the art-making studio

Drop-In Workshop: Open Studio

  • Tue, Apr 2 - Thur, Apr 4, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create something uniquely personal with a variety of fun and interesting materials in this open-ended Drop-In Workshop.

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

  • Wed, Apr 3 , 2019
  • 7:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The Italian Film Festival USA tours a dozen venues in the United States each year, bringing a stellar lineup of more than a dozen new and recent Italian feature films.

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Oakland Community College Diversity & Inclusion Fair

  • Thu, Apr 4 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Oakland Community College

Join DIA at Diversity and Inclusion Fair and create a Watercolor Postcard of your own design to send to friends and family.

In Sync Today

Thursdays at the Museum | Art and Artifacts: Explore the Collection (Tour)

  • Thu, Apr 4 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Prentis Court

Every Thursday at 1 p.m. the Detroit Institute of Arts offers free programs for adults 55+.

Ian Wardropper

Dr. Coleman Mopper Memorial Lecture: "The Frick Turns 100: Past, Present, and Future"

  • Thu, Apr 4 , 2019
  • 6:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

The annual Dr. Coleman Mopper Memorial Lecture features Ian Wardropper, director, the Frick Collection, New York, New York.