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Art: Alice Aycock

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Alice Aycock, one of America's most distinguished public sculptors, will be here Thursday to dedicate her 19-foot-tall, aluminum-and-steel "Super Twister."  

Event: Slow Art Day

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 8, 2014
A visit to an art museum is not meant to be a track meet, but too many people treat it that way and spend only minutes in a gallery before moving on and quickly forgetting what they saw.   

Music: Bruce Springsteen

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play U.S. Bank Arena on Tuesday, April 8.  

High Setlist Hopes

What Springsteen should play at his Cincinnati tour stop

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 1, 2014
In light of reports from shows in Australia and New Zealand (and with a heavy dose of wishful thinking), here are some suggestions for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's set at their tour stop in Cincinnati.

Ethereal Experimentation

Upcoming Weston exhibits feature two bold approaches to photography

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 26, 2014
While Anita Douthat and Charles Woodman both create photography-based or light-based art, their approaches are dramatically different. So, too, is their work — except for a common denominator.   

Pavlisko's 'Crown' is Short of its Aim

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Two years ago, when Todd Pavlisko was in the process of creating his installation Crown by having a sharpshooter fire bullets past the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Icons of the Permanent Collection exhibit into a brass cube, there were questions to raise.

Art: Patti Astor in Cincinnati

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 25, 2014
After graduating from Walnut Hills High School in 1968, Patti Titchener went to New York and reinvented herself as the celebrity Patti Astor.  

Twist of Fate

Chubby Checker returns to the birthplace of his career-making hit

0 Comments · Monday, March 17, 2014
How Chubby Checker took an under-promoted, Cincinnati-recorded song and turned it into Billboard's top song of all time.

Washington Park's Success Spurs a MusicNOW 'Portrait'

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The recent $46 million restoration/reinvention of Over-the-Rhine’s Washington Park is already reaping artistic dividends — it’s responsible for a new musical tribute to the transformative powers of landscape architecture.  

New Show at CAM Focuses on Modernist Jewelry Designer

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 26, 2014
We know that post-World War II Greenwich Village was a center for progressive Modernist arts in the U.S. — Abstract Expressionist painting, the Beats, method actors and Folk musicians like Bob Dylan.