For over a decade, the Dirty Show® has been considered one of the largest and most important erotic art exhibitions on the planet. Each year, the exhibit features hundreds of quality erotic works, in virtually every imaginable media, from all over the world. It has become an immersive experience, with world-class performance artists on the stage and in the audience. It attracts a diverse and cutting-edge audience of free-spirited Detroiters, whose yearly attendance has grown to over 10,000 people. Now, in its 18th year, the exhibition continues to push boundaries, and remains a beacon for established and emerging artists from around the world.
In addition to the art on the walls, the Dirty Show® offers many other experiences for you while attending. It has evolved over the years to become an immersive event that will keep you entertained for hours.
Dirty Show boasts a tantalizing burlesque show, featuring some of the highest-rated performers, from across the country. Any burlesque and striptease devotee will be delighted by these performances, which have become a highlight of the show. Click here for a list of this years entertainers.
If you are tempted by the art on display in our gallery, be sure to check out the dirty print store. We feature thousands of pieces and prints for sale, created by renowned erotic artists. You will recognize many of your favorites from the show, both past and present.
EVEN MORE ENTERTAINMENT
Dirty Show has expanded to include many other alluring attractions. New in 2016, and back by popular demand, the Cinerotic Film Festival will showcase scintillating erotic art film projects. You will also see everything from Go-go Dancers to a spanking booth, and more.
FOOD AND DRINK
Feeling parched? Work up an appetite? Dirty Show features Detroit and national distilleries, local spirits, and food trucks. You will find multiple full bars at the show, as well as Dago Joe’s food truck, which you can find at Eastern Market on Saturdays.
Russell Exhibition Center at
Russell Industrial Complex
1600 Clay Street
Detroit, MI 48211
LOCAL DETROIT-AREA TICKET OUTLETS
Noir Leather – Royal Oak, MI • River’s Edge Gallery – Wyandotte, MI
The Road Show – Roseville, MI • Found Sound Records – Ferndale, MI
These are Cash Only outlets.