Associates of the American Wing
Associates of the American Wing members enjoy special programs dealing with American painting, sculpture, and decorative arts of the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries.
European Paintings Council
Through focused gallery tours, visits to the DIA's conservation laboratory, lectures, and more, this auxiliary provides behind-the-scenes opportunities, supporting one of the museum's most important collections.
Friends of African and African-American Art
As one of the DIA's most active auxiliaries, FAAAA is committed to developing an appreciation of African and African-American art and supporting acquisitions in these important areas.
Friends of Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Friends of Prints, Drawings & Photographs is known for enthusiastic member involvement and camaraderie. With educational and social programs built around related DIA exhibitions, dinners, lectures, workshops and festive previews, there's enough to keep any graphic arts enthusiast busy and intrigued.
Friends of Detroit Film Theatre
Join Friends of the Detroit Film Theatre (FDFT) and help to support the DFT film series, preserve the DIA's collection of film, video, and related materials, and raise funds toward restoration of the museum's historic auditorium.
Visiting Committee for European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
The Visiting Committee studies European decorative arts in all their variety. Members are committed enthusiasts who work closely with curators in planning and sponsoring public lectures and connoisseurship seminars.
The DIA's Volunteer Council is a group of more than 600 individuals who donate their time to provide a great experience for museum visitors and to extend the DIA's presence beyond our walls.