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Art: Verge: Printing from the Periphery

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 21, 2015
There are plenty of great museums in Chicago, but if Jake Arrieta has some spare time between starts this weekend he might check out Verge: Printing from the Periphery, a survey of the best examples of contemporary Cincinnati fine-art printmaking.  

UC's Trove of Fashion Designer Bonnie Cashin's Clothing

{CommentsCant} · Monday, April 20, 2015
The Cincinnati Art  Museum's wonderful current exhibition The Total Look: The Creative Collaboration Between Rudi Gernreich, Peggy Moffitt and William Claxton mentions that one early influence on the visionary fashion designer Gernreich was Bonnie Cashin, who created quietly avant-garde women's sportswear and whose reputation has only grown since her death in 2000.It turns out that Uni...  

'Carol' Will Be in Competition at Cannes

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, April 16, 2015
It's official.
Carol, the 1950s-set drama about an affair between two women that was filmed last year in Cincinnati, will compete for the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival. That will be its long-awaited premiere.It is one of only two films by U.S. directors in the much-vaunted competition, according to Variety. The announcement was made at a press conference in Canne...  

Engaging Experiments

Near*By curatorial collective brings new ideas to the contemporary arts scene

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Cincinnati has had its share of alternative spaces and indie nonprofit galleries — sometimes co-ops or collectives — where contemporary artists show their work and try out new ideas in curating, exhibiting and community engagement.   

Art: ¡Ándele!: Mexico in Plossu at Iris BookCafe

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Iris BookCafe’s photo curator William Messer is offering a show of French photographer Bernard Plossu’s work based on trips to Mexico.  

Cory Branan with Tim Easton

Wednesday • Taft Theater (Ballroom)

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 14, 2015
As invigoratingly honest Americana continues to blossom amid the musical banalities of Modern Country like a desert rose, it brings with it a new phenomenon: the “No-Hit Wonder,” those troubadours whose grittily propulsive, slyly smart songs just can’t get commercial Country airplay. It is to them that Cory Branan has dedicated the title song of his latest album, The No-Hit Wonder.  

Art: Up at Bat: Warhol and Baseball

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Turns out Pete Rose wasn’t the only baseball player that artist Andy Warhol ever depicted. He wasn’t even the only Red. Tom Seaver came first — but accidentally.  

Warhol's Baseball Art Is a Hit at CAM

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Turns out Pete Rose wasn’t the only baseball player that artist Andy Warhol ever depicted. He wasn’t even the only Red. Tom Seaver came first — but accidentally.  

Art: Slow Art Day

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Slow Art Day is one of the best ideas to reach art museums ever — a break from the rush-rush hubbub of trying to see everything.  

Art: OBO: The Labor Show

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 31, 2015
On Saturday, the NEAR*BY curatorial collective hosts OBO: The Labor Show, a social-practice and art experiment in which selected artists and tradespersons contract with each other to exchange labor for mutually beneficial purposes.