Two veterans of Cincinnati’s co-op
gallery scene, now students at the University of Illinois at Chicago,
will present their strange and fascinating new project, Thing-stead
artist-books, Saturday night at Camp Washington’s Wave Pool gallery.
With the Independence Day dustup on
Fountain Square a couple of weeks ago and the madness of the recent
All-Star Game festivities, worldwide media influx and fancy bunting in
the rear-view mirror, it’s time for Cincy to get back into its regular
Founded in 1815, this summer marks the city
of Covington’s 200th birthday, and they’re going to be fêting their
bicentennial the same way you would if you had been alive for 200 years —
with a huge six-day celebration.
If it bleeds it leads, the saying goes, so the fact that The Cincinnati Enquirer’s third
Cincy StoryTellers event will revolve around the Reds (and baseball in
general) should come as no surprise, especially since it’s the night
before the start of the MLB All-Star Weekend.