Events

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Sep 14 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - European (2nd Floor)

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

Drawing in the African American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Sep 15 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - African American (2nd Floor)

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

Detroit Design month masthead

Detroit's Design DNA | The 1949 "For Modern Living Exhibition": Legacy and Lessons

  • Sun, Sep 15 , 2019
  • 1:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Join art historian Deborah Lubera Kawsky to explore a watershed moment in Detroit design history: the 1949 For Modern Living Exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

An example of a scroll

Thursdays at the Museum: Scrolls

  • Thu, Sep 19 , 2019
  • 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+.

Drop-In Workshop : Paper Flower Garden Wall

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at Romulus Pumpkin Festival

  • 4:00 - 8:000 p.m. Fri, Sep 20 | 11:00 a.m. - 8:000 p.m. Sat, Sep 21, 2019
  • Romulus Historical Park

Join DIA at Romulus Pumpkin Festival and create a Paper Flower. 

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • Fri, Sep 20 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

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

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Sep 20 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 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.

Drop-In Workshop: Sistrums

Drop-In Workshop at Clinton Township Festival of the Senses Art Fair

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Sat, Sep 21 & Sun, Sep 22, 2019

Join DIA at Clinton Township Festival of the Senses Art Fair and make a Sistrum.

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, Sep 21 & Sun, Sep 22, 2019
  • 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, Sep 21 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - European (2nd Floor)

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