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DIA Director: Selling Art Tantamount To Closing Museum

As Detroit continues to work through its bankruptcy, the director of the Detroit Institute of Arts released a letter weighing in on the possible sale of museum’s collection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2013

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Oakland Co. Says No More DIA Tax If Any Art Sold

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson supports the action taken Tuesday …

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

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Detroit Landmarks Tagged ‘For Sale’

Is Detroit really for sale?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

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DIA Promises Fight To Protect Art

The museum says they’ll take legal action if needed to block any potential sale of works from its collection as part of Detroit’s municipal bankruptcy filing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

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Oakland County Could Pull Plug On DIA Millage Funding

Voters in Oakland, Macomb and Wayne approved the millage provided that the funds go to the operation of the museum and not the city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2013

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DIA Director: You Can’t Help But Be Worried

Detroit Institute of Arts Director Graham Beals says there are false comparisons being made between the museum and pensioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

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Christie’s Auction House Will Assist DIA In Appraisal Of Art

Christie’s Appraisals says it has agreed to appraise some city-owned pieces in the Detroit Institute of Arts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2013

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Confirmed: Detroit Hires Christie’s To Appraise DIA

Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has been largely mum on the subject of whether the city could sell art to repay creditors.

CBS Detroit–08/05/2013

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Reports: Christie’s Auction House Evaluating DIA Collection

A New York auction house could be interested in putting the DIA’s art collection on the block.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2013

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DIA Vulnerable Under Detroit Bankruptcy

If Detroit’s broke, will culture be the first thing to go?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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