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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

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

Report: Detroit-Bought Art At DIA Worth As Much As $870M

New York auction house Christie’s estimates the fair market value of city-bought works at the Detroit Institute of Arts to be between roughly $450 million and $870 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

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OU Students Observe Restoration Of 17th Century Painting

“We show them all the progress that we have made and all the things that we are learning.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2013

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DIA Curator Discovers Rare Painting At Meadow Brook Hall

A 17th-century painting was spotted in a dark corner at Oakland University’s Meadow Brook Hall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

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Free Fall Activities For Families In Detroit

Looking for something fun and free to do with your family this fall? Look no further.

10/25/2013

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What To Do With One Day In Detroit

From museums and walking along the river to finding some of the best food there is in the region, you will not be bored when all you have is one day in Detroit.

10/05/2013

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

DIA Wants State To Prevent Art Sale

The plan would transfer ownership of the museum building and art from Detroit to the state or the private nonprofit organization that currently runs the museum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2013

The Adventures of Prince Achmed is just one of the films to be featured at the Watch Me Move exhibit.

DIA To Host Animation Exhibit

The “Watch Me Move exhibit and film series takes visitors back to the early days of moving pictures in a glimpse into how the” industry began.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

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