Calendar

Format: 6/19/19

Gallery Talk: Caravaggio

Wednesday, August 7, 12:15 p.m.

Julien Domercq, the DMA's Lillian and James H. Clark Assistant Curator of European Art, will discuss Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio's masterpiece Martha and Mary Magdalene, on loan from the Detroit Institute of Arts.

 

details

Toddler Art: Dinner Party

August 9, 13, or 16, 11:00 am-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

details

Arturo's Art & Me: Passion for Fashion

August 10, 14, or 15, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3–5 year old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

details

Family Workshop: Makers of Mesoamerica

Saturday, August 10, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6–12 and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

details

Late Night Film: Paris Couture

Friday, August 16, 6:30 p.m.

Paris Couture looks at the golden age of couture from the late 1940s through early 1960s, when Paris was again the center of the fashion world and designers like Dior, Givenchy, and Chanel were creating looks that set a new standard for luxury and elegance.

details

Late Night Film: Iris

Friday, August 16, 8:30 p.m.

Albert Maysles' 2015 documentary Iris follows Iris Apfel, who has had a decades-long presence in the New York fashion scene for her flamboyant looks and big personality. The film and its namesake remind us to do what we love and celebrate what makes us unique in the way we dress and live. 

details

Live Podcast: The Golden Age of Haute Couture with Dressed

Friday, August 16, 9:00 p.m.

When Christian Dior unveiled his New Look in 1947, he kicked off what would be known as a golden age of couture. Join April Calahan and Cassidy Zachary from the podcast Dressed for a live episode about what made this era of fashion design so iconic and who the key players were.

details

First Tuesday

Tuesday, September 3, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Enjoy art-making, performances, story times, and tours in a fun-filled day designed just for children ages 5 and under.

details

Arturo's Art & Me: Journey to Japan

September 11, 12, or 14, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3–5 year olds and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

details

Pages