Located in the heart of Midtown Detroit, MOCAD’s dynamic visual arts program features special events and lectures, thematic exhibitions, surveys of established artists, and new commissions, and introduces emerging artists.

4454 Woodward Avenue, Detroit MI 48201
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday: 11am-5pm
Thursday + Friday: 11am-8pm


A grant from the Ford Foundation has allowed MOCAD to empower two creative leaders from the art community in a multi-year program focused on highlighting and researching the art community in Southeast Michigan. Ouliana Ermolova and Jova Lynne, current Ford Curatorial Fellows, author this blog as a way of documenting their fellowships. This blog is a reflection of their experience as emerging curators and their engagement with artists, galleries, community partners, mentors, and the institution in researching, preparing for, and presenting MOCAD exhibitions and public programs. Read More