I’ll Be Your Mirror: Reflections of the Contemporary Queer

I’ll Be Your Mirror: Reflections of the Contemporary Queer

      Organized by Mighty Real/Queer Detroit May 31-June 29, 2024 I’ll Be Your Mirror: Reflections of the Contemporary Queer explores the mirroring relationship between art and self as well as art and communities, highlighting the role of art in...

Featured Artist: Lori Ellsworth

      As an Artist living and working in beautiful Michigan, I find inspiration in the natural surroundings and its people. My main medium of choice is painting using oil and acrylic, as it allows me to explore my creativity and brings my visions to...
The Ins & Outs of Art Collecting

The Ins & Outs of Art Collecting

Join us for a series of programs on fine art collecting, coinciding with the current exhibition Out of the Vault, Into the Light, curated by Leslie Graves. The How’s & Why’s of Fine Art Collecting | April 27, 2024  at 2 PM Panelists:  Cydney Camp, Artist Dr....
Out of the Vault, Into the Light

Out of the Vault, Into the Light

Take a look into what others are collecting! The collector’s exhibition, Out of the Vault, Into the Light, features rarely seen artworks from private collections of several local art enthusiasts. In addition, a limited number of original works by the...
Artist Talk | 2024 CCS Scholarship Awards & Exhibition

Artist Talk | 2024 CCS Scholarship Awards & Exhibition

Join us on Saturday, March, 16th at 1 PM for an artist talk with scholarship finalists of the 2024 Annual Scholarship Awards & Exhibition, featuring CCS. Long time exhibition sponsor, John F. Korachis, moderates a lively panel discussion with the exhibiting...
Third Spaces of the Anthropocene | Programs

Third Spaces of the Anthropocene | Programs

Virtual Discussion + Reading Group In this highly interactive discussion and reading group we will create a community of inquiry to relate the artworks in Third Spaces of the Anthropocene to contemporary ecological issues. The approach will be broadly inspired by...
Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual, juried by Mario Moore

Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual, juried by Mario Moore

“I am honored to jury Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual with such a wide group of exceptional work. This show is a reminder of the talented array of artist within Detroit that keep exploring new means and methods within their practice. I am thankful to the...
In Other Words: Reimagining writing beyond language

In Other Words: Reimagining writing beyond language

September 22 – October 21, 2023       Ordinarily, writing shares ideas by translating them into arrangements of symbols that can be understood by applying the rules of a language. The artists in this show transcend the usual ways writing communicates by...
Extended Limb

Extended Limb

Extended Limb, curated by Detroit-based trans-media artist Holliday Martindale, delves into symbiotic relationships between art and contemporary technology. The participating artists use technology as an extension of themselves and/or as a medium. Artificial...
DAM Summer Block Party

DAM Summer Block Party

Saturday, August 12, 2023           Celebrate the end of summer with DAM at our second Block Party! This one-day art fair, held in the parking lot behind the gallery, features artwork created exclusively by DAM members. Join us for a fun day...
Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual

Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual

August 4 – September 2, 2023   “I am honored to jury Hot DAM! the Detroit Artists Market Annual with such a wide group of exceptional work. This show is a reminder of the talented array of artist within Detroit that keep exploring new means and methods...
Dreamer Warriors

Dreamer Warriors

Dreamer Warriors brings together first, second, and third generation local immigrant and nonimmigrant artists that explore identity and constantly challenge the idea of existence outside of “expected stereotyping”. The perception of immigrants, by others and...

Extended Limb

June 16 – July 15, 2023       Extended Limb, curated by Detroit-based trans-media artist Holliday Martindale, delves into symbiotic relationships between art and contemporary technology. The participating artists use technology as an extension of...

Dreamer Warriors

April 28 – May 27, 2023       Dreamer Warriors brings together first, second, and third generation local immigrant and nonimmigrant artists that explore identity and constantly challenge the idea of existence outside of “expected stereotyping”....
Concerning Landscape

Concerning Landscape

Concerning Landscape Concerning Landscape, curated by Megan Winkel, is a dual-location exhibition that explores the construct of landscape and its various forms of expression. The show at DAM focuses on conceptual interpretations and features artists Carla Anderson,...
Concerning Landscape

Concerning Landscape

January 20, – February 18, 2023         Concerning Landscape, curated by Megan Winkel, is a dual-location exhibition that explores the construct of landscape and its various forms of expression. The show at DAM focuses on conceptual...

Noel Night @ DAM

December 3, 2022 Join Detroit Artists Market on December 3rd from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. for Noel Night, produced by Midtown Detroit, Inc. With over 90 participating venues, this walkable holiday celebration features free indoor and outdoor programming, holiday shopping,...

DAM Artists in the Henry Ford Health-Cancer Collection of Art

  A gallery in its own right, the Henry Ford Health-Cancer pavilion boasts more than 250 original artworks by Detroit-area artists, from murals to mobiles and more. The Henry Ford Health collection includes work from a diverse group of artists, and many of these...
Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming

Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming

Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming Curated by Stephanie James and Elizabeth Youngblood    The Detroit Artists Market celebrates its 90th birthday with Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming—a celebratory reunion of artists nurtured by Detroit. The exhibition showcases a...
2022 Art for the Holidays

2022 Art for the Holidays

November 11 – December 30, 2022           It’s that time of year again! Art for the Holidays at the Detroit Artists Market is Michigan’s original and longest-running holiday art market, featuring a brilliant display of one-of-a-kind...
Inspired by Detroit’s Comic Book Artists

Inspired by Detroit’s Comic Book Artists

Inspired by Detroit’s Comic Book Artists Organized by Tracy Irwin Inspired by Detroit’s Comic Book Artists, juried by local legends Dave Chow and Bill Morrison, showcases the intersection of art and the comic book genre. Detroit is home to many known comic book...

Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming

September 23 – October 22, 2o22         Curated by Stephanie James and Elizabeth Youngblood The Detroit Artists Market celebrates its 90th birthday with Detroit Expat Artists: Homecoming—a celebratory reunion of artists nurtured by Detroit....
2022 Biennial All Media

2022 Biennial All Media

2022 Biennial All Media Juried by Srimoyee Mitra, director of Stamps Gallery, Stamps School of Art and Design It has been my pleasure and honor to jury the 2022 DAM Biennial. This year’s exhibition brings together poignant and diverse works that explore ideas of...

DAMICON

Saturday, August 27, 2022           Join us on Saturday, August 27 for DAMICON, a celebration of Detroit’s comic book culture and a tribute to the artists featured in DAM’s exhibition, Inspired by Detroit’s Comic Book Artists, on view through...