Academy of Art

More than 75 years of excellence and innovation in Art and Design.

Cranbrook Academy of Art is an independent graduate degree-granting institution offering an intense studio-based experience where artists-in-residence mentor students in art, architecture and design to creatively influence contemporary culture worldwide.

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Art
Museum

One of the oldest contemporary art museums in America

Cranbrook Art Museum is a contemporary art museum offering changing exhibitions and programming. The museum recently completed a renovation of its landmark 1942 Eliel Saarinen-designed building.

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Center for Collections & Research

Lectures, tours and research

Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research opened in fall of 2012 to allow the Cranbrook Community to develop new educational and research opportunities drawn from its extensive archives and the diverse collections at Cranbrook.

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House & Gardens

Historic Arts and Crafts style house and 40-acre garden

Cranbrook House and Gardens, the centerpiece of the Cranbrook Educational Community, was designed by noted Detroit architect Albert Kahn in 1908. Created by the finest artisans, craftsmen and studios of the period, the house features handcrafted furniture, tapestries, stained glass and works of fine and decorative art.

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Institute of Science

Public exhibitions, field trips, planetarium and observatory

Cranbrook Institute of Science is a natural history and science museum that fosters in its members and visitors a passion for understanding the world around them. Drawing from its vast collection of more than 200,000 objects and artifacts, the Institute offers public programs, exhibits, events and lectures throughout the year.

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Schools

K-12 schools nationally recognized for academic excellence

Comprised of college preparatory day and boarding educational institutions for early childhood through 12th grade students, Cranbrook Schools are dedicated to excellence in all aspects of education.

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