Events

Logo for the Freep Film Festival

Freep Film Festival

  • April 12 - 14, 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Featuring a wide range of topical, relevant and up-to-the minute works of particular interest to our region.

This is a Test

Artist Demonstration: Andy Malone – Play Test

  • Sat, Apr 13, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 14, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Explore the interactive art and games created by Detroit artist Andy Malone.

Pop art pins

Drop-In Workshop: Pop Art Pins

  • Sat, Apr 13, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 14, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create one-of-a-kind wearable art pins using a variety of traditional and nontraditional jewelry-making materials.

A group of teachers around a table in the Art-Making Studio

Artist Demonstration Workshops for Educators

  • TBD | Sat, Apr 13, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

Professional Development for Educators

Create Your Own STEAM Adventure

  • TBD | Sat, April 13, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts is your resource for teaching and learning. 

A woman with a stern expression on a boat

Styx

  • Fri, Apr 19 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Apr 20 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 21 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Susanne Wolff’s deeply intelligent, razor-sharp performance combines with Fischer’s powerfully kinetic storytelling to create one of the year’s most important and unforgettable screen experiences

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Fri, Apr 19 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love exhibition

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

decorative eggs

Drop-In Workshop: Egg Shakers

  • Fri, Apr 19 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Small plastic eggs morph into fantastic percussion instruments when dried beans, rice, stickers and fun papers are added.

decorative eggs

Drop-In Workshop: Egg Shakers

  • Sat, Apr 20, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 21, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Small plastic eggs morph into fantastic percussion instruments when dried beans, rice, stickers and fun papers are added.

A woman drawing in the American galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Apr 26 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American

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