Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts hosted a media preview for the Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit exhibit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Showcases Works Of Diego Rivera And Frida Kahlo (Video)

The Detroit Institute of Arts will host the “Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit” exhibit from March 15 to July 12.

03/10/2015

DETROIT, UNITED STATES:  Howdy Doody, one of America's best-loved puppets as he makes his debut at the Detroit Institute of Arts(D.IA) 06 April 2001 marking his first time on display for the public since the Howdy Doody Show went off the air in 1960. Howdy's appearance at the DIA. followed a January 2001 decision by US District Court Judge Christopher F. Droney to honor a 1967 contract between Howdy Doody puppeteer Rufus Rose and NBC.  The contract specified that Howdy Doody enter the museum's collection after Rose no longer needed the puppet.   AFP PHOTO/Jeff KOWALSKY (Photo:  JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Howdy Doody Joins Other Puppets Of Distinction On Display At DIA

The original Howdy Doody marionette from the 1940s will be among the puppets of distinction going on display at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2015

Frieda and Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, 1931, oil on canvas, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Albert M. Bender Collection, Gift of Albert M. Bender © 2014 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. (Courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Prepares For Rivera-Kahlo Exhibit (Video)

The Detroit Institute of Arts will host Diego Rivera & Frida Kaholo in Detroit from March 15-July 12. The event is attracting international attention.

CBS Detroit–03/02/2015

Inside the Detroit Institute of Arts (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Offers Free Bus Transportation The Next 3 Weekends

The DIA is encouraging residents in Macomb, Wayne and Oakland counties to check out the museum as part of their free “county days” initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

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DIA Bans Selfie Sticks For ‘Protection Of The Art’

“Most people who come to the museum love it and they respect the art,” DIA spokeswoman Pamela Marcil says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

DIA Director Graham W.J. Beal (left) and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan applaude a speaker at a press conference at  the Detroit Institute of Arts July 16, 2014. (credit:  Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Director To Retire In June

The director of the Detroit Institute of Arts, who worked to protect the museum’s collection during the city’s bankruptcy, plans to retire this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2015

Inside the Detroit Institute of Arts (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Reaches $100M Grand Bargain Goal

The Detroit Institute of Art has reached its goal of raising $100 million over 20 years to help fund the city’s bankruptcy restructuring plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

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

Detroit Institute Of Arts Directors Repay $90K For Executive Bonuses

Directors of the DIA have repaid the museum $90,000 as reimbursement for bonuses awarded to top executives in 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2014

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Japanese Businesses Back Detroit’s Bankruptcy Deal, Pledge $2.2 Million To DIA

Most of donation will be used for the DIA’s $100 million commitment to the so-called grand bargain. The rest will go toward reinstalling the museum’s Japanese collection in a new gallery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2014

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DIA Exec Defends Fundraising Amid High Salary

A key component of what’s known as the Grand Bargain is a deal to help protect pensioners as Detroit goes through bankruptcy. That deal depends on the Detroit Institute of Art reaching its $100,000,000 fundraising goal.

10/24/2014

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