Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement - DIA

Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement Sunday, July 23, 2017 – Sunday, October 22, 2017 As part of a city-wide commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Detroit rebellion, the DIA presents Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement.   Explore powerful artworks by...

Jul 23, 2017 to Oct 22, 2017

12:00 PM

Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202

Bent, But Unbroken Exhibition-Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Things that can bend seldom break. Under the crushing weight of history, women have become particularly adept at weathering storms; Unbroken by the harshest conditions that could make them snap, but instead, makes them stronger.   News footage covering tropical hurricanes become highlight reels of destruction....

Jul 28, 2017 to Oct 29, 2017

12:00 PM

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren, Detroit

Work No. 790: EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT at MOCAD

Work No. 790: EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT August 2017-August 2019 This summer the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit announces the reinstallation of Martin Creed’s exterior neon artwork Work: No. 790: EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT. Originally part of MOCAD’s Words Fail Me exhibition curated by Matthew...

Aug 01, 2017 to Aug 01, 2019

12:00 PM

MOCAD, 4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit

D-Cyphered: Portraits by Jenny Risher-DIA

        D-Cyphered: Portraits by Jenny Risher Fri, Aug 4, 2017 — Sun, Feb 18, 2018   D-Cyphered: Portraits by Jenny Risher will take viewers on a photographic timeline that makes up the story of the Detroit hip-hop scene. Often overlooked by the movements in New York...

Aug 04, 2017 to Feb 18, 2018

12:00 PM12:00 PM

Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Jim Miller Melberg The Art of Play Exhibition

THE ART OF PLAYJIM MILLER-MELBERGDCDT September 11 – October 13, 2017  THE ART OF PLAY - A LEGACY EXHIBITIONJim Miller Melberg - a Michigan Modernist. With Michigan’s rich history of design and manufacturing, we are honored to present a legacy exhibition showcasing works that span Miller Melberg’s 65+ year career...

Sep 05, 2017 to Oct 13, 2017

12:00 PM

Lawrence Tech Detroit Center for Design, 4219 Woodward Ave., Detroit

Detroit City of Design & the Future of Work | Exhibition

In March 2017, Detroit was invited as Guest City of Honor by fellow UNESCO City of Design Saint-Etienne, France to present a series of exhibitions exploring the future of work at the 10th International Design Biennale in Saint-Etienne to an audience of more than 230,000. Together, these three independent, multi-...

Sep 08, 2017 to Oct 07, 2017

6:00 PM

Valade Family Gallery; Alfred A. Taubman Center for Design Education; 460 W. Baltimore, Detroit MI

Detroit City of Design & the Future of Work

Title:  Type: Gallery exhibit Description: In March 2017, Detroit was invited as Guest City of Honor by fellow UNESCO City of Design Saint-Etienne, France to present a series of exhibitions exploring the future of work at the 10th International Design Biennale in Saint-Etienne to an audience of more than 230,000...

Sep 08, 2017 to Oct 07, 2017

12:00 PM5:00 PM

CCS, A Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 460 W Baltimore, Detroit, MI

Sharon Que, Vaporous Quill Exhibition -Simone DeSousa Gallery

Simone DeSousa Gallery is pleased to present "Vaporous Quill," a solo exhibition of all new works by Sharon Que. "There is a scaffolding system that exists for each of my sculpture exhibitions made up of the interactions with people, nature, music and art that I have come across accidentally or made great efforts...

Sep 08, 2017 to Oct 08, 2017

12:00 PM

Simone DeSousa Gallery, 444 Willis, Detroit, MI

To the End of the Earth Exhibition-Detroit Artists Market

To the End of the Earth Curated by Adrian Hatfield. The vast American landscape has shaped this nation's identity, but we have exploited our natural resources to the brink of environmental disaster. To the End of the Earth brings together artists who seek to improve our ecological reality through artwork that...

Sep 08, 2017 to Oct 14, 2017

12:00 PM

Detroit Artists Market, 4719 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance Exhibition at MOCAD

Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance September 8, 2017-January 7, 2018Sonic Rebellion is curated by Jens Hoffmann, Susanne Feld Hilberry Senior Curator at Large, with Robin K. Williams, Ford Curatorial Fellow. Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance is inspired by the vital history of music in Detroit and the legacy...

Sep 08, 2017 to Jan 07, 2018

12:00 PM

MOCAD, 4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Punk House Exhibition at MOCAD Mobile Homestead

Punk House September 8, 2017-January 7, 2018 Punk House, a companion program to Sonic Rebellion, will take place in the Mike Kelley Mobile Homestead during the fall of 2017. Curated by Cary Loren, Punk House is an exhibition of ephemera culled from the archive of Destroy All Monsters (DAM), an influential...

Sep 08, 2017 to Jan 07, 2018

12:00 PM

MOCAD, 4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Exhibit: Cooper Holoweski - Basement Cosmos

Basement Cosmos is a multimedia exhibition that examines the relationship between human beings and the infinite expanse of space through banal, everyday objects. Materials such as aluminum foil, cardboard, and coffee grounds are used to depict the origin and collapse of our universe, as well as our place within...

Sep 15, 2017 to Oct 21, 2017

6:00 PM

Center Galleries; Manoogian Visual Resource Center; College for Creative Studies; 301 Frederick Douglass; Detroit, MI 48202

Panel Discussion: Immigrant-Owned Businesses in the Black Community-Detroit Historical Museum

Panel Discussion: Immigrant-Owned Businesses in the Black Community September 20 2017 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm "The History of Immigrant-Owned Businesses in the Black Community: 1967 to Present Day" Partner program with Welcoming Michigan Join us for a panel discussion with historian Jamon Jordan,...

Sep 20, 2017

6:00 PM8:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Detroit 67 Third Thursday Speaker Series: Dudley Randall and the Broadside Press

Detroit 67 Third Thursday Speaker Series: Dudley Randall and the Broadside Press September 21 2017 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm "Roses and Revolutions: The Voice and Vision of Detroit’s Dudley Randall" by Dr. Melba Joyce Boyd, Wayne State University Thursday, September 21, 6–8 p.m. Our Third Thursday...

Sep 21, 2017

6:00 PM8:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Gold Medal Olympian Melvin Pender: From Vietnam to the Olympics to The Struggle for Human Rights Lecture

Gold Medal Olympian Melvin Pender: From Vietnam to the Olympics to The Struggle for Human Rights Thursday, September 21 at 6 PM This will be an Inspirational treat! Gold Medal Olympian Melvin Pender will be at The Wright Museum to speak about the discipline and hard work it takes to succeed. He will also discuss...

Sep 21, 2017

6:00 PM

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren, Detroit

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