Student talent to shine in 74th annual DPS Student Exhibition at Detroit Institute of Arts

Pottery, painting, drawing, sculpture and more by students in grades K-12

Artwork created by students from dozens of schools will be featured in the 74th annual Detroit Public Schools Student Exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), on view April 30-June 5. The exhibition is free with museum admission. Students in grades K-12 submitted paintings, drawings, ceramics, photographs, videos, collages and jewelry to a jury of local artists and Detroit Public Schools (DPS) officials, who determined which works would be included in the show.

The Detroit Public Schools Student Exhibition was organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Detroit Public Schools and is made possible with the support of the Ruth T. Cattell Education Endowment Fund.

Hours and Admission
Museum hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for ages 6-17, and free for DIA members. For membership information call 313-833-7971.

About the Detroit Institute of Arts
The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), one of the premier art museums in the United States, is home to more than 60,000 works that comprise a multicultural survey of human creativity from ancient times through the 21st century. From the first van Gogh painting to enter a U.S. museum (Self-Portrait, 1887), to Diego Rivera’s world-renowned Detroit Industry murals (1932-33), the DIA’s collection is known for its quality, range, and depth. The DIA’s mission is to create opportunities for all visitors to find personal meaning in art.

Programs are made possible with support from the City of Detroit.

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