Families with children are invited to look, learn, and create together.
Family Art Studio
Thursday, June 23,...>>
Detroit-based architect Catie Newell wants to capture her city’s darkness before it’s all gone.
Once the worst in the nation, Detroit’s streetlights are being replaced by thousands of LEDs in a $185 million infrastructure project. Before...>>
The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) celebrated its docent program this past May for 40 years of research, outreach, and community-based learning.
The University of Michigan Museum of Art has been recognized as the top public university art museum in the country by Best College Reviews.
UMMA is number three on the overall list,...>>
The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition for a museum. Accreditation signifies...>>
On view October 17, 2015–January 31, 2016
Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s provides a fresh look at the art of the pivotal decade between the fall of the Berlin Wall and 9/11. The exhibition, whose...>>
The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) has received a $150,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The grant will support UMMA’s Engaged Learning Collections Access Project, an effort to...>>
On view August 22, 2015–January 3, 2016
The Heidelberg Project has been the life’s work of artist Tyree Guyton. It is one of the largest, best-known, and longest-running site-specific art installations in the country. Occupying more than...>>
July 5–September 27, 2015
Julian Schnabel provides a major entry into work created by the painter celebrated for a visual language that brings together unexpected materials and radically...>>
Come cool off at UMMA for a special Art Fair edition of Fridays After 5 on Friday, July 17! Not only will UMMA’s galleries and special exhibitions remain open until 8pm, there will be a free screening at 5:30pm of the 1996 film Basquiat ...>>