Art Talk: Dawoud Bey | Art Access Online

In this week’s Art Talk, James Pearson Duffy Curator of Photography Nancy Barr discusses Dawoud Bey Detroit Portraits, a collection of photos from this American photographer known for his large-scale art and street photography portraits. Watch >
Lake Orion PIPA Project | Community Partnership Connection

The DIA’s Lake Orion Partners in Public Art (PIPA) project is officially taking shape! This mural is a partnership between the Village of Lake Orion, their Downtown Development Authority, Orion Art Center, and J.S. Capitol Group. To see more photos of the progress and learn more about the project visit our website. Learn more >
Art-Making video | School Field Trip from Home

In this week’s art-making video participants will learn to make a sandpaper monotype using objects from home and inspired by prints in the DIA collection. Monotype is a printmaking technique that generally yields a single good impression from a prepared printing plate. Watch now >
Oliver Sacks | DFT @ Home

DFT @ Home is a virtual screening room that presents Detroit Film Theatre selections at your convenience and helps benefit the DFT. New this week is Oliver Sacks: His Own Life a profound, engaging, deeply moving cinematic memoir that posthumously celebrates renowned neurologist and literary giant Oliver Sacks. Learn more >
Refresh, Restore, & Revitalize Educator Morning

This popular program for educators is back in an online format from the comfort of home on Saturday, Oct. 3. Local educators are invited to grab their yoga mats or a towel for a guided yoga session. Participants will be guided through simple stretches, movement, relaxation, and meditation to restore and relax the body, mind and senses to relieve the tension of this unusual school year. Learn more >
TATM presents Art-Making | For Seniors

This week join DIA Studio staff for a guided discussion of portraits in the museum, followed by another round of blind contour drawing, an exercise designed to help the artist slow down, focus, and have fun creating something unique while fine-tuning their drawing skills. Learn more >
Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos 2020
on view through November 8, 2020
Dutch and Flemish Prints and Drawings from 1550 to 1700
on view through November 29, 2020
Guests of Honor: Frida Kahlo and Salvador Dalí
on view through January 3, 2021
Guests of Honor from the Musée du Louvre
on view through January 10, 2021
Welcome Back!
The DIA is open Wednesday-Sunday; timed entry tickets are required. Please click here for protocols and recommendations to make your visit safe and convenient. 
DIA Every Day | See the Collection Online

Most of the DIA's massive, 60,000+ piece collection is available online to browse and learn from wherever you are. Many of these works also have interpretive information right on the page, as well as other details, and images from different angles and perspectives than you'd see in person. Current and past exhibitions are also available online. Browse Art now >
Adults $14 | Seniors $9 | Ages 6-17 $6
College students $8 | Free for 5 and under

The DIA is always free for all residents of Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties as well as DIA members.
Wednesday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday & Tuesday: Closed

Box Office 313.833.4005
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