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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

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit EM Defends Possible Art Sale: 35,000 Pieces Are ‘Free And Clear’

If you don’t want Detroit to sell the art — you’d better have a better idea,” Kevyn Orr told the Economic Club.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Curators Offer Show Of Support For Detroit Institute Of Arts

“We believe that moving our conference to the DIA affirms our support of one of the most outstanding museum collections in the world.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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

Scott Fountain on Belle Isle  (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Landmarks Tagged ‘For Sale’

Is Detroit really for sale?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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

Detroit Institute Of Arts

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

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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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