Events

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 6 , 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.

Educator Event

Refresh, Restore, & Revitalize Educator Morning

  • Sat, Mar 7 , 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Join us for an educator-exclusive morning series focusing on the 3 “R”s of self-care: Refresh, Restore, and Revitalize!  

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 7 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 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.

A courtroom scene in a still from the film The Traitor

The Traitor

  • 4:30 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Mar 7 | 4:30 p.m. Sun, Mar 8 | 9:15 p.m. Fri, Mar 13 2020
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The real-life story of a mafia boss who fled to Brazil in the wake of a war between Sicilian mob bosses over the local heroin trade

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

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 8 , 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.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 13 , 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - British & Decorative Arts (3rd Floor)

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

Drop-In Workshop: Tongue Depressor Puppets

Drop-In Workshop: Tongue Depressor Puppets

  • 6:00 - 9:00 Fri, Mar 13 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, Mar 14 & Sun, Mar 15, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Use fabric, yarn and felt to turn a tongue depressor into a character worthy of its own puppet show!

Pauline Kael in black and white, sitting and laughing by a window

What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael

  • 7:00 p.m. Fri, Mar 13 | 4:30 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Mar 14 | 4:30 p.m. Sun, Mar 15, 2020
  • Detroit Film Theatre

In a field that historically embraced few women film critics, Pauline Kael was controversial, witty and fiercely discerning.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 14 , 2020
  • 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.

Patrons drawing in the DIA's Rivera Court

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 15 , 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court (2nd Floor)

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