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Detroit Institute of Arts

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5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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January 2019

Friday Night Live! The Michigan Philharmonic’s Miniature Masterpieces

January 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
free

Miniature Masterpieces features the Michigan Philharmonic performing huge sounding pieces written for small chamber ensembles, featuring an eclectic mixture of music from Mother Goose to Edgar Allan Poe. This concert features Symphony No. 2 (1780) by Chevalier de St. George, Three Gymnopedies (1953) by Peggy Glanvill-Hicks, Spring from The Four Seasons (1721) by Antonio Vivaldi, Mother Goose Suite for Chamber Ensemble (1911) and Quoth the Raven (2005/2018) by Whitney George. 7 and 8:30 p.m.

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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We’ll meet at DIA to talk about art!

January 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Native America blankets! We'll focus on the Navajo one but take a gander at the other ones in the collection. https://www.dia.org/art/collection/object/blanket-12761 https://www.dia.org/art/collection?keys=&keyword=blanket&collection%5B%5D=225&start=&end=&has_media%5B1%5D=1&on_view%5B1%5D=1&sort_bef_combine=search_api_aggregation_6+ASC&Submit+Collection+Search=Search+Collection

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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King: A Filmed Record… Montgomery to Memphis

January 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
free

(USA/1970—directed by Richard Kaplan) Constructed from a wealth of archival footage, the Oscar® nominated King: A Filmed Record… Montgomery To Memphis is a monumental documentary that follows Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1955 to 1968, in his rise from regional activist to world-renowned leader of the Civil Rights movement. Rare footage of Dr. King’s speeches, protests, and arrests are interspersed with scenes of high-profile supporters and opponents of the cause. Restored to full-length by the Library of Congress, the…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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February 2019

The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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African & African American Art, History & Culture Tour at the DIA

February 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

In honor of Black History Month, Black Scroll Network History & Tours will be conducting two public tours of the African & African American exhibits at the museum. The first hour of the tour will focus on the artifacts in the galleries of ancient Egypt and West & Central Africa.  The second hour of the tour will focus on the art and culture of African descendants in the Americas, especially within the United States.  Please join these special tours for Black History…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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African & African American Art, History & Culture Tour at the DIA

February 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

In honor of Black History Month, Black Scroll Network History & Tours will be conducting two public tours of the African & African American exhibits at the museum. The first hour of the tour will focus on the artifacts in the galleries of ancient Egypt and West & Central Africa.  The second hour of the tour will focus on the art and culture of African descendants in the Americas, especially within the United States.  Please join these special tours for Black History…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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March 2019

The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

March 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

March 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). This tour will give an IN-DEPTH lesson in African…

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June 2019

Humble and Human: Impressionist Era Treasures From the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts

June 26 @ 8:00 am - October 13 @ 5:00 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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In Humble and Human: Impressionist Era Treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts, an Exhibition in Honor of Ralph C. Wilson, Jr., a selection of more than forty Impressionist and post-Impressionist treasures from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Detroit Institute of Arts traces the arc of a period that elevated the irreducible beauty of the everyday to the status of fine art. A testament to the power of collaboration among artists, museums, and cities, the…

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October 2019

The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts

October 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

PLEASE READ ALL INFO BEFORE YOU RESERVE YOUR TICKET:  Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator,Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of…

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