Featuring paintings, drawings, pottery, jewelry, photography and more by students in grades K–12
Student Exhibition ends June 2!
The exhibition, on display now through June 2, is free with museum admission.
Students from dozens of schools in grades K–12 submitted paintings, prints, drawings, photography, ceramics, videos, jewelry and other work to a jury of local artists, DPS officials and a DIA representative, which determined the works that are in the show.
Every year entries are chosen for feature on exhibition promotional materials. Here are this year’s selections:
Peacock, watercolor. Oxvaldo Martinez, Grade 1, Earhart Elementary/Middle School
Untitled, mixed media. Khristyn Richardson, Grade 12, Renaissance High School
Tree, painting. Braulio Castillo, Grade 7, Clippert Academy
Self-Portrait, painting. Demetrious Robinson, Grade 12, Davis Aerospace Technical High School
Untitled, jewelry. Anna Lyles, Grade 12, Cass Technical High School
Untitled, jewelry. Ariana Wilson, Grade 12, Cass Technical High School
Boy King, drawing. Matthew Lewis, Grade 9, Cass Technical High School
Untitled, fiber. Janaysha Hamilton, Grade 11, Cass Technical High School
Untitled, mixed media. Andrea Maldonado, Grade 4, Academy of the Americas
The 76th Detroit Public Schools Student Exhibition was organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Detroit Public Schools and is made possible with support from the Ruth T. T. Cattell Education Endowment Fund.
Museum hours are 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesdays–Thursdays, 9 a.m.–10 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors ages 62+, $4 for ages 6–17, and free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties and DIA members. For membership information, call (313) 833-7971.