Artists Explore Otherworldly Depths of the Imagination in New Exhibition

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DETROIT, MI.- Hold onto your mind as the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) presents some of the eeriest images portrayed in prints over the last 500 years. In Your Dreams: 500 Years of Imaginary Prints features more than 135 European and American prints from the DIA’s collection from some of the superstars of the art world, including Francisco Goya, Pablo Picasso, Albrecht Dürer, Salvador Dalí and Marc Chagall. The exhibition will be on view through Jan. 2, 2011. In Your Dreams is organized by the DIA and is free with museum admission. “It’s fascinating to see how some of the greatest artists throughout 500 years have imaginatively expressed their ideas about religion, politics, literature, social justice, and the human soul,” said Nancy Sojka, DIA curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs. “The DIA’s print collection is so rich that we are able to include some of our ‘best-of-the-best’ works