Detroit Institute of Arts
“It’s important to note that the DIA is not in bankruptcy, in fact it is functioning extraordinarily well.”
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is giving $40 million to prevent the sale of Detroit art and help city retirees.
“This is a settlement. This is not a bailout, and I want to be very, very clear about that,” the governor said.
People as far away as the United Kingdom have come forward offering donations to the bankrupt city of Detroit.
A federal judge has asked foundations and others to raise $500 million to protect pieces in the DIA while assisting pensioners.
The Detroit fashion scene is growing and bringing with it a bevy of fashion events.
The fair market values of some of the most popular pieces in the Detroit Institute of Arts – including Bruegel the Elder’s “The Wedding Dance” and a Van Gogh self-portrait – have been released.
Celebrate Kwanzaa in Detroit at one of the cultural institutions in the city that hosts special events, activities or has collections where visitors can learn about the African American experience.
There are many organizations in the Detroit area that are not only volunteer run, but are fun places to hang out and improve your quality of life in many ways. Here are five great places to volunteer this holiday season and beyond.
A former Detroit university professor is pledging $5 million, hoping it will spark a wildfire of private financial support to protect valuable art from being sold to pay creditors in the city’s bankruptcy.