The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

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The Fords: A Legacy of Art Collecting

April 12, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Rd.

The Fords: A Legacy of Art Collecting

From German porcelain to Fra Angelico, learn about the Fords’ unique legacy of collecting and the impact of their collections and philanthropy on the Detroit Institute of Arts.

DIA Curator of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Dr. Yao-Fen You, has been exploring the Fords’ history with the museum.

She will talk about Edsel and Eleanor Ford’s eye for exquisite art, love of collecting, generosity, and impact on the museum. 

Tickets are $15 for members, $18 for non-members. No refunds or exchanges, please.