Upcoming Events


Here are the events that we have coming up. Click the images for details and links to their individual websites, social media pages and admission/reservation forms.

Open Calls


Here are the current calls for art, films and vendors. Click the images for details and links to their individual websites, social media pages and submission forms.

Future Events


Here’s what’s coming up in 2020 so save the dates!

Apr 03 & 04 – Detroit International Festival of Animation 5
@ Senate Theater, Detroit

Apr 18 – Springtime Artist Market
@ Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, Dearborn

Apr 24 – Halfway2Halloween Monster Boolesque Spooktacular 5
@ Tangent Gallery/Hastings Ballroom, Detroit

May 17 – Detroit Rummage 8
@ (location to be announced)

Jul 11 – Small Wonders Exhibition 8
@ Heidelberg Project HQ, Detroit

Oct 29/30/31 – DAMNED 13 – An Exhibition of Enlightened Darkness
@ Tangent Gallery / Hastings Ballroom, Detroit


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About Us

Hello. We are Dekilah and Anthony, a married team that produces and curates a wide variety of art-based events (listed below) in and around the metro Detroit area. On this website, you can find general information on our upcoming events, as well as our calls for artists, filmmakers and vendors.

If you enjoy our events and wish to keep notified of future dates, consider subscribing to our newsletter! You can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to get our notices there. On Facebook, we also created the DVS Detroit Events Notifications group to help make sure you don’t miss our upcoming event notices there.

We hope to see you soon and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

The follow are the events we are currently producing annually, along with links to their available websites and social medias:

Detroit Artist Clearance Event (April)
An artist studio rummage & artist-to-artist supply sale

Detroit International Festival of Animation (April)
A showcase of local and international animated shorts
– Website – Facebook – Twitter

Detroit Rummage – Sell/Trade/Give (May)
The big annual city rummage sale!
– Website –

Halfway2Halloween Monster Boolesque Spooktacular (May)
Halloween party w/costume contests, horror art, film shorts & merchants
– Website – Facebook – Twitter

Small Wonders – An Exhibition of Tiny Art & Films (July)
An exhibition of tiny art under 5 inches & films under 5 minutes
– Website – Facebook –

Detroit Artist Bazaar – Support Local Artist (August)
The annual bazaar of local art and artists!
– Website –

DAMNED – An Exhibition of Enlightened Darkness (October)
Art – Performance – Masquerade
– Website – Facebook – Instagram – Twitter

Krampus Night – A Holiday-ish Charity Extravaganza (December)
The holiday-ish art, bazaar and variety show charity extravaganza
– Website – Facebook – Instagram – Twitter

Society of Models and Photographers (March, June, September)
A large private group model/photographer shooting event
– Website – Facebook –