Calendar

Format: 7/17/19

Pop-Up Art Spot: Shapes

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot on the Level 4 Landing for activities related to shapes, as well as a poetry activity, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Open Studio

First Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m.

The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the first Sunday of each month and enjoy free art making in the Art Studio for the entire family.

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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.

 

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Second Thursdays with a Twist

Second Thursdays, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Take a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. Deck yourself out in rhinestones and come out to celebrate the iconic singer-songwriter, Dolly Parton with tours of strong willed women in the collection, bedazzling activities and more.

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A Tribute to Dolly Parton featuring Harper Grace

Thursday, August 8, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

During our August Second Thursday with a Twist, enjoy a musical tribute to Dolly Parton from local singer-songwriter Harper Grace. In addition to Dolly’s hits, Grace will perform some of her original songs.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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