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“John Barnard,” 1744, John Michael Rysbrack, marble. Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, The Moses Lazarus Collection, Gift of Sarah and Josephine Lazarus, Bequest of Kate Read Blacque, in memory of her husband, Valentine Alexander Blacque, and Bequests of Mary Clark Thompson and Barbara S. Adler, by exchange, 1976 (1976.330)

Unique Rysbrack Showing At DIA

(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit Institute of Arts welcomes two new guests of honour: a terracotta model and a marble bust of a young boy,…


Ford Field in Detroit is seen from the press box during the NCAA's 2016 Quick Lane Bowl on 26 December 2016.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Lions, Ford Field Upgrade WiFi Service

(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit Lions have announced that WiFi will be fully upgraded and available for fans and guests at Ford Field for the…


“Bread Being Distributed to the People,” Detail of “Procession of Pope Clement VII and the Emperor Charles V after the Coronation at Bologna on February 24, 1530”, Nikolaus Hogenberg, hand-colored etchings on a scroll.Courtesy of Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles.

A Year Of Art At The DIA

(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit after Dark: Photographs from the DIA Collection hosted at the Detroit Institute of Art though to April 23 features photographs…



Lumin at the DIA allows visitors to see more than just what is on display.Photo courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Art.

Become Enlightened By Lumin At The DIA

(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit Institute of Arts is premiering a mobile tour on January 25 called Lumin that uses Google’s Tango technology to provide…


The Dodge RAM display at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show on 9 January 2017.Photo by John Skinner.

Big Things Happening At NAIAS

(DETROIT, MI) – Day 2 of the North American International Auto Show saw dozens of icons take the stage and shed light on the future…


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VW Engineer Charged In Emissions Fraud Case

(DETROIT, MI) – Oliver Schmidt, a Volkswagen engineer, was charged in a criminal complaint unsealed yesterday for his alleged role in a nearly decade-long conspiracy…



The two-seat, all carbon fiber-bodied Force1 is a high-performance, low-production sports car. The Force 1 has one of the most powerful naturally aspirated engines in the world. It is on display at the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.Photo By Ian Shalapata.

Detroit Auto Show Back At Cobo

By Ian Shalapata (DETROIT, MI) – The 2017 edition of the North American International Auto Show opened at Cobo Hall yesterday with the first of…