MAY 2019
Cranbrook Academy of Art
2019 Graduate Degree Exhibition
Through Sunday, May 12, 2019
Open during normal Museum hours

The Degree Exhibition showcases pieces that are the culmination of two years of studio work from a diverse group of 65 graduates as they launch their careers.
Cranbrook Art Museum
Happy Hour: Educators
Friday, May 3, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm

Celebrate educators with all-ages art-making, extended museum hours, and a cash bar while learning more about our school programs; all educators get free Museum admission!
Create Camps and Teen Studios
Register your child for Create Camps or new Summer Teen Studios; 4-week intensive workshops - great for portfolio development or to learn a new skill!
Registration Open: Adult Summer Classes
Learn fundamentals with other art enthusiasts at our Adult Summer Classes, including small loom weaving, jewelry-making, and ceramic sculpture!
Cranbrook Center for Collections & Research
Frozen Music/Liquid Architecture: The Muse Ensemble Performs Bach (For Frank Lloyd Wright) and Melartin and Sibelius (For Eliel Saarinen)
Sunday, June 9, 2019
6:00pm - 9:30pm

Enjoy a champagne reception with Finnish savory appetizers, a concert with the Muse Ensemble, and an afterglow with German desserts and wines.
Bauder Lecture: Conservation Matters: The Work of the Getty Conservation Institute
Sunday, May 5, 2019

Tim Whalen, Director of the Getty Conservation Institute, will talk about five of the Institute's multidisciplinary projects in the third annual Bauder Lecture; admission is free.
Frank Lloyd Wright Smith House Tours and Saarinen House Tours
See website for tour schedule

Experience Saarinen House, Eliel Saarinen's Art Deco masterwork, and/or Smith House, a Usonian-style home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, on a guided tour this season.
Cranbrook House & Gardens
47 th Annual Spring Plant Sale
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
10:00am - 7:00pm

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm

Shop for native plants, perennials, fairy garden plants and herbs, tomatoes, Greenhouse-grown plants, gardening items, and more!
Free Admission to Cranbrook Gardens
Daily through Thursday, October 31, 2019
7:00am - 7:00pm

Cranbrook Gardens is now open and admission is free, courtesy of All Seasons Independent Living, fleurdetroit, and Roberts Restaurant Group!
Cranbrook House Tours
June - October 2019
See website for schedule

Tour an Arts and Crafts-style masterpiece designed by Albert Kahn for the visionary founders of Cranbrook, George Gough Booth and Ellen Scripps Booth.
Cranbrook Institute of Science
Women Rock Science
Friday, May 17, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a night out to support science - get tickets today to celebrate champions of STEAM while raising funds for our "Service to Others" initiatives.
Family Day
Sunday, May 19, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Grab your family and join us at the Institute for FREE general admission courtesy of Women Rock Science - check our Facebook for more info.
Explore Science! Summer Camp
June 2019 - August 2019
See website for schedule

Campers will discover the wonders across Cranbrook's 319-acre campus this summer as they become geologists, chemists, biologists, and physicists.
Cranbrook Schools
Summer Camp Registration Now Open
Register today - spaces are selling out quickly.
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Europa and the Bull photography by PD Rearick
Phoebe Kuo (3D Design '19) photography by PD Rearick
Muse Ensemble photography by Jennifer Ilene