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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.  

Cincinnati-Filmed 'Carol' to Premiere at Cannes?

{CommentsCant} · Friday, March 27, 2015
Carol, the drama about a romance between a younger and older woman in 1950s New York that was filmed in Cincinnati last spring, may have its premiere in May at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in France.Variety, which closely follows the film industry, yesterday published a speculative report about what may be appearing at this years Cannes, the world's most important film f...  

FotoFocus Sponsors Upcoming Robert Mapplethorpe Symposium

Symposium will be co-presented by the Contemporary Arts Center in October

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, March 26, 2015
Last night before photographer Roe Ethridge's FotoFocus Lecture at Cincinnati Art Museum, FotoFocus' Artistic Director Kevin Moore announced the organization is co-presenting a two-day symposium on photographer Robert Mapplethorpe's work with the Contemporary Arts Center on Oct. 23-24.It will mark the 25th anniversary of CAC's presentation of The Perfect Moment, the retrospective of Mapplet...  

New Art Movie Predicts Moon Tourism's Future

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 25, 2015
It’s not unusual for visual artists to choose film/video as a medium — Ragnar Kjartansson’s A Lot of Sorrow recently showed here and several videos were part of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Eyes on the Street exhibit.  

Film: Moon Dust

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Detroit-based painter Scott Reeder’s new Moon Dust is a sci-fi feature film with a one-and-a-half-hour running time.   

Art: Artists and Authors Unite

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Sunday is the last day to see the Artists and Authors Unite exhibit in the Cincinnati Room of downtown’s Main Library.   

Visual Art: FotoFocus Lecture

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 17, 2015
This spring’s FotoFocus Lecture occurs Wednesday, March 25 at the Cincinnati Art Museum and features Roe Ethridge, a Brooklyn-based Postmodernist photographer.   

Rondle West Piece Finds New Home

{CommentsCant} · Monday, March 16, 2015
One of my favorite Cincinnati artists is Rondle West, whose "assemblage sculptures" round up all manner of strange found objects (often toys) and adheres them, sometimes like appendages, to the surfaces of "host" objects. They can look like something ready to start walking or like shelving that has been attacked by miniature aliens. The finished work often has a monochromatic, other-worldly appear...