BuildingDetroit Institute of Arts
museum/ former church and residential windows
5200 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, Michigan 48202
Web Address: http://dia.org/
AboutArchitect: Paul Phillippe Cret
Architect’s City: Philadelphia, PA
Date of Alterations: 1966
Architect of Alterations: Gunnar Birkerts; Michael Graves & Assoc.
Alterations Architect’s City: Detroit, MI; Princeton, NJ
Building Notes: The architect for the original DIA building is Paul Philippe Cret, Philadelphia, PA. The architect of the 1966 and 1971 additions was Gunnar Birkerts, Detroit, MI. The architects for the 2007 renovations were Michael Graves & Associates, Princeton, NJ and The Smithgroup, Detroit, MI. The architect for the First Unitarian Church was Donaldson and Meier, Detroit, MI. Building data form A not submitted. Information is on collections.
Window of the Month May 2002
Window of the Month July 2007
Window of the Month September 2007
Window of the Month August 2013
The Detroit Institute of Arts
First Unitarian ChurchMSGC: 1994.0039
Barbara Krueger; Dirk Bakker
John La Farge
Frank Lloyd Wright
Faith and Hope
Jesus on the Cross
Abou Ben Adhem (Write Me as One That Loves His Fellow Men)
St. Wenceslas of Bohemia and St. Barbara