Detroit Institute of Arts

A couple looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

DIA To Raise $100M To Protect Pensions, Art In Bankrupt Detroit

“It’s important to note that the DIA is not in bankruptcy, in fact it is functioning extraordinarily well.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2014

Kellogg Foundation To Help In Detroit Bankruptcy

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is giving $40 million to prevent the sale of Detroit art and help city retirees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2014

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Gov. Snyder Plans To Aid Detroit Pensions, Save Art

“This is a settlement. This is not a bailout, and I want to be very, very clear about that,” the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2014

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Individual Donations Rolling In To Protect Detroit Pensions, Art

People as far away as the United Kingdom have come forward offering donations to the bankrupt city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2014

A couple looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Foundations Commit $330M-Plus To Save Detroit Art

A federal judge has asked foundations and others to raise $500 million to protect pieces in the DIA while assisting pensioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2014

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Best Upcoming Fashion Events In Detroit

The Detroit fashion scene is growing and bringing with it a bevy of fashion events.

01/07/2014

A man looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Document Details Worth Of Individual Works At Detroit Institute Of Arts

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

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Guide To Observing Kwanzaa In Detroit

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.

12/10/2013

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Best Places In Detroit To Give Back This Holiday Season

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.

12/09/2013

A man looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Donor Offers $5M To Help Protect Detroit Art

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2013

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