With this weekend’s showings of “Out of the Past” and “The Look of Silence” as the last two films of our summer film schedule, we look forward to some great fall films including “Meru,” “Listen to Me Marlon,” Christopher Nolan’s “The Brothers Quay” and many more!
Aug31

With this weekend’s showings of “Out of the Past” and “The Look of Silence” as the last two films of our summer film schedule, we look forward to some great fall films including “Meru,” “Listen to Me Marlon,” Christopher Nolan’s “The Brothers Quay” and many more!

Pictured: “Listen to Me Marlon” (UK/2015) Often referred to as the greatest actor of the 20th Century, Marlon Brando was also one of the world’s great mysteries. Deeply troubled, riddled with insecurities yet brilliantly talented, Brando reveals himself as never before thanks to 200 hours of recordings he made during his lifetime. With those tapes as a starting point, Stevan Riley has assembled a mind-blowing portrait of the artist...

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Last-minute touches
Aug31

Last-minute touches

. We can’t wait for Fash Bash 2015 to begin!https://www.facebook.com/DetroitInstituteofArts/photos/a.245367865982.148374.13078310982/10153133408725983/?type=1

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The Detroit Institute of Arts Shop stocks a wide variety of coloring books for all ages
Aug31

The Detroit Institute of Arts Shop stocks a wide variety of coloring books for all ages

. For adults, we especially like Johanna Basford’s series of books, notecards, and journals with intricately illustrated designs. Shop the entire selection of art supplies and activity kits to find your favorite! For more information please visit www.diashop.org....

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We remember our dear friend and former colleague Susanne Hilberry
Aug31

We remember our dear friend and former colleague Susanne Hilberry

. She will be greatly missed. Here Susanne is pictured in Kresge Court at the 2009 DIA’s Friends of Modern and Contemporary Art event celebrating “Black White Gray,” a film documenting the lives of and relationship between Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe. Susanne was part of a panel discussing Wagstaff, whom she worked with at the DIA. #Michigan #News...

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Don’t miss performances by Marionetas de la Esquina this Sunday at 1 and 3 at the DIA! Four puppeteers will masterfully manipulate a cast of twenty marionettes to produce a larger-than-life circus, complete with aerialists, clowns and lions, but in a miniature scale
Aug31

Don’t miss performances by Marionetas de la Esquina this Sunday at 1 and 3 at the DIA! Four puppeteers will masterfully manipulate a cast of twenty marionettes to produce a larger-than-life circus, complete with aerialists, clowns and lions, but in a miniature scale

. In English and Spanish, Marionetas de la Esquina’s “El Circo Grande” is sure to create lasting memories for the whole family. The performances are free with general museum admission (general museum admission is free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties). Read more at dia.org. #Michigan #News...

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