The Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit is where adventurous minds encounter the best in contemporary visual, literary, music, and performing arts. A responsive center for diverse audiences, MOCAD presents art that contextualizes, interprets, educates and expands culture, pushing us to the edges of contemporary experience.


4454 Woodward Ave
Detroit MI, 48201
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11 am 5 pm
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11 am 8 pm

UPCOMING EVENTS


DRAWING JAM: AN EVENING WITH EDDIE MARTINEZ

Exhibiting artist Eddie Martinez joins maverick artist Tylonn J. Sawyer to host an evening of drawing over drinks and experimental jazz by a local DJ. MOCAD invites the public to bring their favorite sketchbook, pencils, pastels, and charcoal to the museum to connect with other artists over a shared love of creative expression through drawing.

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THIS MORNING A DJ SAVED MY LIFE: POINT OF INFLUENCE WITH NORM TALLEY

Point of Influence is the driving force behind MOCAD’s 2019 summer brunch events.

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Music: Bill Callahan

Live show with Bill Callahan

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DETROIT YOUTH POETRY SLAM TEAM PRESENTS

The 2019 Detroit Youth Poetry team says thank you to Detroit with a showcase of the competition ready performances.

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UNBOXING: HELINA METAFERIA

The work of exhibiting artist Helina Metaferia builds a conversation about space, language, and belonging by asserting the black body into sites of systemic oppression.

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