Check out what’s going on this week at museums across the country!
Openings and Closings: January 20 to January 26
Check out what’s going on online at museums at home and abroad!
Openings and Closings: October 28 to November 3
Check out what’s going on online and in person at museums across the country!
Curious Objects: Thirty-five Saxon Suits of Armor, with Chassica Kirchhoff
This month, Ben speaks with Chassica Kirchhoff, assistant curator of European sculpture and decorative arts at the Detroit Institute of Arts, about a suite of metal suits from the 1500s
Dancing Detectives: A revealing Bruegel show in Detroit
Pieter Bruegel’s Wedding Dance is the subject of a new exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts that explores recent discoveries about the painting
Openings & Closings: Exhibitions, Shows, Fairs 12/11/19–12/17/19
See what’s going on this week in the art and antiques world
Caffeinated culture in Detroit
The Detroit Institute of Arts has organized a delightful and illuminating exhibition that explores the myriad ramifications that coffee, tea, and chocolate had on European culture.
The African perspective in Detroit
The Detroit Institute of Arts is presenting a fascinating and adventurous exhibition that explores the consequences on African art of cultural exchanges between Africa and Europe over the past five hundred years. Casting the European as the cultural “other,” a reversal of the usual Eurocentric perspective, the exhibition examines how African artists from diverse cultures used, and continue to use, …
Sèvres extraordinaire in Detroit
A recent acquisition at the Detroit Institute of Arts