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It’s Trust vs. Wariness on Our Urban Streets

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
For Eyes on the Street, Cincinnati Art Museum’s contribution to the FotoFocus Biennial, curator Brian Sholis set out to do something more than just display still photographs and short films/videos that he liked.  

Art: Eyes on the Street at the Cincinnati Art Museum

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
For Eyes on the Street, Cincinnati Art Museum’s contribution to the FotoFocus Biennial, curator Brian Sholis set out to do something more than just display still photographs and short films/videos that he liked.  

Art: Art and Privacy Lecture

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Wednesday evening there will be a discussion on “Art and Privacy” at Cincinnati Art Museum as part of programming for the Eyes on the Street photography exhibition.  

Film: Pulp: A Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Pulp's Sheffield, England reunion show is the setting for the new documentary Pulp: A Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets, which plays for one screening only.   
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At FotoFocus Show, Michael Keating Remembers His Elderly Neighbor

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
I wish the “sunroom installation” that is part of Michael Keating’s current Shadow & Light exhibition at Kennedy Heights Arts Center (through Saturday) could move straight into a museum afterward. It could serve to anchor a fuller, larger look at the noble project this veteran Cincinnati photojournalist (formerly with  

Mapplethorpe Redux

Indiana University exhibits controversial artist’s explicit work

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Many of the black-and-white photos in Robert Mapplethorpe: Photos from the Kinsey Institute Collection are a frank exploration into sexual practices in America.   

Music: Nils Frahm and Dawn of Midi

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Two gifted acts in the forefront of creating inventive contemporary genre-defying instrumental music — German keyboardist Nils Frahm and Brooklyn acoustic trio Dawn of Midi — share the bill for a show at Contemporary Arts Center on Monday.    
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Retro-culture Humorist Charles Phoenix Wants to Come to Cincinnati

{CommentsCant} · Friday, November 7, 2014
Charles Phoenix, the California pop culture humorist who came to Dayton Art Institute last night with his slide show of retro-Americana images, managed to find time to visit Cincinnati and take some photos in advance of his performance. He included them in his show. He called Cincinnati Museum Center’s Union Terminal one of the most magnificent Art Deco structures in America and expressed shoc...  
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Manifest Gallery's FotoFocus Shows Were Powerful

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
So many FotoFocus-related shows overlap and then close in October that it’s hard to get to them all or even write about in a timely fashion those that I do get to see. But I didn’t want to let Manifest Gallery’s Neither Here Nor There juried group show of photography and video work and its separate but related Leigh Merrill video installation, both o...  

Finding Humor in Retro Culture

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
As Mid-Century Modern becomes desired, preserved and collected, many cities — Cincinnati included — have started Modernism tradeshows where period design objects are sold and advice is given on home restorations.