Events

Winter Village

Drop-In Workshop: Winter Village

  • Fri, Dec 28 , 2018
  • 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Friends and family, food and drinks, ice skating and shopping are some things that might come to mind when you think about a winter village.

The Princess and the Frog

Tea-Time Theatre: The Princess and the Frog

  • Fri, Dec 28 , 2018
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Disney’s return to traditional hand-drawn animation features award-winning music, irresistible characters and a modern twist on a classic fairy tale.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Dec 28 , 2018
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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

A photo of Joan Belgrave singing passionately

Friday Night Live! Dinah Washington Tribute ft. Joan Belgrave

  • 7 & 8:30 p.m. Fri, Dec 28 , 2018
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Dinah Washington skirted the boundaries of blues, jazz and popular music, becoming the most popular black female recording artist of the 1950s.

Winter Village

Drop-In Workshop: Winter Village

  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat, Dec 29 | 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sun, Dec 30 , 2018
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Friends and family, food and drinks, ice skating and shopping are some things that might come to mind when you think about a winter village.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Dec 29 , 2018
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Ancient Middle East (1st Floor)

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

A shadow of a bridge with goats

Puppet Performance: The Rainbow Bridge and Other Stories

  • 2 p.m. Sat, Dec 29 & Sun, Dec 30 , 2018
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

The Rainbow Bridge and Other Stories feature Hobey Ford’s unique style combining stunning shadow puppetry and storytelling to retell three folktales.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Dec 30 , 2018
  • 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. 

Drop-In Workshop: Winter Village

Drop-In Workshop: Winter Village

  • Mon, Dec 31 , 2018
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Friends and family, food and drinks, ice skating and shopping are some things that might come to mind when you think about a winter village.

A stick figure boy standing atop a multicolor abstract earth with large buildings and a bright blue sky.

Boy and the World

  • Mon, Dec 31 , 2018
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Cuca’s cozy rural life is shattered when his father leaves for the city, prompting him to embark on a quest to reunite his family.