Detroit Institute of Arts
DIA Officers Got Pay Boost, Including $514K Director’s Salary, $50K Bonuses, As Counties Considered Tax Millage
Detroit Institute of Arts tax documents show compensation for its two top officers increased by more than 10 percent in 2012, including $50,000 bonuses for each.
“A one-time sale is detrimental to the long-term benefit of the city,” Kevyn Orr said. “Selling any art would cause a maelstrom.”
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Introduce your children to the world of art by taking them to some great exhibitions in the Detroit area.
Toyota has pledged $1 million toward the Detroit Institute of Arts’ goal to raise $100 million to prevent the sale of art in Detroit’s bankruptcy and help city pensioners.
The pledges bring the Detroit Institute of Arts to almost 80 percent of its grand bargain goal.
A major announcement is expected in a deal that promises millions of dollars to support municipal retiree pensions while protecting city-owned artwork from possible sale as part of Detroit’s bankruptcy.
Those lazy days of summer are at hand but that doesn’t mean there aren’t things to do with your time. All across the Detroit area, there are concerts, festivals and venues that are calling for visitors.
The report will likely play a major role in next month’s Detroit bankruptcy trial.
Some creditors want Detroit to sell the art to help settle the city’s debt.