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Five Ways to Improve Your Work Space

Workspace Calendars

Keep Appointments

Stay on schedule while enjoying your favorite works of art with a  2018 calendar. The newly expanded assortment is gorgeous and includes five designs exclusively from the DIA Shop!

Workspace Journals

Take Notes
A notebook keeps all your important information in one place. Make yours one of 12 designs featuring artwork from the DIA’s collection on a velvety-soft-to-the-touch cover. Shop all  journals and notebooks.

Workspace Notes

Correspond
Stock up and be prepared to send thank-you notes, invitations and best wishes with artfully designed note cards, sold in boxed sets or individually. Perfect for every occasion!  Shop all notecards.

Workspace Decor

Make an impression
Your desk says a lot about you! Whether your style is industrial or romantic, whimsical or bold, you’ll make a good impression no matter who stops by.  Shop workspace décor

Workspace Games

Play Smart
It may look like play, but puzzles and games stimulate creativity and analytical thinking. See, work is fun!

Shop games and puzzles

Make Dad Happy: The Best Gifts for Father's Day

Whether he likes sports, cars, art, reading, or cooking, the Detroit Institute of Arts Shop has the perfect gift for your Dad on Father's Day. Father's Day is June 18. SHOP NOW! If your Dad is as comfortable in the kitchen as he is in the garage, he will love this stainless steel colander with style [...]

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Design Spotlight | The Iconic Seatbelt Chair

Each January, Detroit, otherwise known as the Motor City, hosts the North American International Auto Show. With visitors and locals alike focused on the wonderful world of automotive design and technology, the DIA Shop draws attention to objects with designs derived from a connection to the American fascination with the automobile. Very much a product inspired [...]

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Fans of the Detroit Institute of Arts are going to love this new item,thermal bottle developed exclusively for the DIA, with a graphic design based on the museum building. This clever fellow keeps your hot beverages hot (really - you might want to put an ice-cube in before you take a swig) and your cold [...]

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Members Shopping Event

Thursday, November 3, 2016 | 5 PM–9 PM Farnsworth Entrance DIA Members are treated to an exclusive shopping event to kick off Double Discount Days. We have a fun evening planned where shoppers will be tempted by a first-look at exciting new gift selections for the holiday season. Trunk shows with jewelry makers Italianissimo and Rebel Nell expand your [...]

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Lauren Friedman Returns to DIA with 50 Ways to Wear a Scarf Demonstration

50 Ways to Wear a Scarf Author and Illustrator Returns to the DIA Shop for Spring Style Demonstration 50 Ways to Wear a Scarf author and illustrator Lauren Friedman returns to the Detroit Institute of Arts on Friday, May 6, 2016, from 2 to 4 p.m. to sign books and give a scarf-tying demonstration in the Museum Shop, [...]

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Detroit Resurrected Author Talk and Book Signing

Join journalist Nathan Bomey, author of the new book Detroit Resurrected: To Bankruptcy and Back, and Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley, for a talk and book signing at the Detroit Institute of Arts. What happens when an iconic American city goes broke? At exactly 4:06 p.m. on July 18, 2013, the city of Detroit filed for [...]

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The Art of Giving, Perfected!

At the Detroit Institute of Arts Shop, the art of giving is perfected with the season's best gift selections! Find great gift suggestions here, click on items to view them in our online shop. "Heart Throb"Detroit Artist Donald Calloway makes us swoon with his Heart Blocks. The winner of the Plowshares Theatre Company Sankofa Arts Award, Calloway's [...]

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In-Store Event: Scarf Tying Demonstration with Lauren Friedman

50 Ways to Wear a Scarf author and illustrator Lauren Friedman will sign books and give a scarf-tying demonstration at the Detroit Institute of Arts in the Museum Shop, located near the Farnsworth entrance, on Friday, November 6 between 2 and 4 p.m. Come meet the incredibly creative and talented Lauren and learn how to expand [...]

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Friends of Art & Flowers Event: Rick Darke Lecture

The Detroit Institute of Arts Auxiliary Group  Friends of Art & Flowers is proud to present The Betsy Campbell Lecture THE LIVING LANDSCAPE: Regenerative Design for Home Habitats and Urban Spaces by Rick Darke renowned lecturer, landscape design consultant, horticulturist, author and photographer. The lecture takes place Saturday, October 10, 2015, 2 P.M. at the Detroit [...]

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