The Detroit Institute of Arts’ Inside|Out returns for its twelfth year and they’re coming to Ferndale! This popular program brings high-quality reproductions from the DIA’s collection to outdoor venues throughout our community.

The reproductions will be on view June through October.

This program was brought to Ferndale by the volunteer efforts of the Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission.

Enjoy a walk and see all 6 works of art in Downtown Ferndale (1,500 steps, 3/4 mile)

ImageArtistLocationAudio File
Edgar Degas, Dancers in a Green RoomPop-Up Park (Corner of Bermuda Street and Nine Mile)Coming Soon!
Ben Shahn, Bookshop: Hebrew Books, Holy Day BooksEast Troy Street (by Ferndale Area District Library Courtyard)LISTEN
Florine Stettheimer, Love Flight of a Pink Candy HeartTroy Pedestrian Alley (next to Candle Wick Shoppe)LISTEN
John Sloan, Fourteenth Street at Sixth AvenueThe dot (Corner of Allen Street and West Troy)LISTEN
Kwesi Owusu-Ankomah, Movement #27Schiffer ParkLISTEN
Edouard Duval-Carrié, Untitled
Withington Pedestrian Alley (between DYE Salon and Liberty Tax)LISTEN

If you have questions about DIA Inside Out in Ferndale, email us at!

this program was brought to you by:

The Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission is comprised of volunteers who care about improving your experience with the arts. Art is for everyone and DIA Inside Out makes that more true that ever. Thank you to the volunteers and City of Ferndale staff who made this possible. Audio recordings have been made possible by the members of the FACC.