Events

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Jan 17 , 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.

A dimly lit photo of Tord Gustavsen

Friday Night Live! Tord Gustavsen

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Fri, Jan 17, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Pianist Tord Gustavsen has been an important part of the Norwegian jazz scene for several years.

Educators on a professional development class in the galleries

DIA EdCamp

  • Sat, Jan 18 , 2020
  • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Join your fellow educators at the DIA for our first-ever EdCamp "unconference!"

Two instructors from MOTOR OM Yoga wearing black tank tops branded with the company name

MOTOR OM Yoga

  • Sat, Jan 18 , 2020
  • 10:30 AM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall

Join us for a free no-experience-needed yoga session with MOTOR OM Yoga.

Michael Daitch weaving in Rivera Court

Artist Demonstration: Weaving with Michael Daitch

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Jan 18 & Sun, Jan 19, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

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

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

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Jan 18 , 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.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Jan 19 , 2020
  • 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.

Three pamphlet stitch book examples

Drop-In Workshop: Create & Donate Pamphlet Stitch Notebooks

  • Mon, Jan 20 , 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Use an assortment of decorative papers to make a book bound with a traditional form of stitching.

Still from the Lavender Hill Mob

Thursdays at the Museum: Film - The Lavender Hill Mob

  • Thu, Jan 23 , 2020
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

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

Crayon rubbing

Drop-In Workshop: Printmaking | Crayon Rubbings

  • 6:00 - 9:00 Fri, Jan 24 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, Jan 25 & Sun, Jan 26, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Use wax crayons and found objects to create one-of-a-kind prints on paper.