Detroit Institute of Arts http://wemu.org en Governor Snyder Announces Plan to Protect DIA Assets in Detroit Bankruptcy http://wemu.org/post/governor-snyder-announces-plan-protect-dia-assets-detroit-bankruptcy <p><strong>Snyder announces plan to shield DIA assets from Detroit bankruptcy </strong></p><p><strong>By Rick Pluta</strong></p><p></p><p>Governor Rick Snyder has proposed committing up to $350 million to help mitigate cuts to Detroit pension benefits – as well as keep assets of the Detroit Institute of Arts off the auction block.</p><p>The state’s offer would play out over 20 years and would match money raised from private donations to make sure DIA paintings, sculptures, and other works of art don’t get sold off to pay pension benefits that are central to the bankruptcy negotiations.</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 04:21:31 +0000 Bob Eccles 40525 at http://wemu.org Governor Snyder Announces Plan to Protect DIA Assets in Detroit Bankruptcy Cinema Chat: Cinetopia, Whiskey and Fast Cars! http://wemu.org/post/cinema-chat-cinetopia-whiskey-and-fast-cars <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week's edition of "Cinema Chat"&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WEMU's</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dav</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">id Fair has a different co-host. While Russ Collins spent the morning toiling elsewhere, Michigan Theater Program Director Amanda </span>Bynum<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> filled in to provide all of the movie information you'll need.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 23 May 2013 16:44:32 +0000 David Fair & Amanda Bynum 29805 at http://wemu.org Cinema Chat: Cinetopia, Whiskey and Fast Cars! Detroit Institute of Arts' Inside❘Out Coming to Ann Arbor http://wemu.org/post/detroit-institute-arts-inside-out-coming-ann-arbor <p>This spring, some classic pieces of art will be coming to downtown Ann Arbor.&nbsp;&nbsp; It's the Detroit Institute of Art's 'Inside Out' program.&nbsp;&nbsp; Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:29:34 +0000 Andrew Cluley 25561 at http://wemu.org Detroit Institute of Arts' Inside❘Out Coming to Ann Arbor