DIA Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2023 (AAPIHM) 2023) Celebration
The highlighted events in the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2023 (AAPIHM 2023) series program started on May 5th to May 27th at DIA’s Detroit Film Theatre (DFT), Cultural Presentations at various dates and times. With the rich and exciting cultural activities, we cordially invite you to share with us the celebration of AAPIHM in the heart of Metro Detroit!
DIA AAPIHM 2023 series program enhances AAPI community groups’ voices and experiences by showcasing a blend of traditional and contemporary dance, musical, art, and more. Cultural Presentations invites AAPI artists based in Southeast Michigan come together to showcase their work informed by the traditions of their ancestral homes and their lived experiences in America.
Check out the different varieties at the dates and times below. Click on the lik to register to attend some i fnot all of them.
DIA AAPIHM | May 5 to 27, 2023
5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202
Visit DIA AAPIHM 2023 online and view attached flyers for program information
Summary of Programs:
May 5 | Opening Remarks & Performance: Hmong Cultural Journey (Hmong)
May 7 | Guest Artist Workshop: Sajeev Visweswaran
May 12 | Performance: U-M’s Gamelan Ensemble (Indonesian)
May 14 | Guest Artist Workshop: Louise Jones (OuiZi)
May 19 | Performance: AAPIHM Celebration Show (Multicultural)
May 21 | Guest Artist Workshop: Katie Yamasaki
May 26 | Film: Infernal Affairs Trilogy Part I
May 27 | Closing Remarks & Performance: Objects at Play – Interactive Movement & Puppetry
May 27 | Film: Infernal Affairs Trilogy Part II
May 27 | Film: Infernal Affairs Trilogy Part III
Date and Time
Friday May 12, 2023
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium
Sharon Dow, Board of Director, DIA