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Art: Sidereal Silence at the Weston Art Gallery

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Shinji Turner-Yamamoto, the Japanese-born, U.S.-based artist living in Cincinnati since 2008, has received international attention for work exploring nature in new ways and in unexpected spaces.  

Art: A Purposeless Play at Wave Pool

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 30, 2016
A purposeless play is a term the great experimentalist John Cage coined to describe the joy of music, and it’s being used as the title of a Wave Pool exhibit.  

Matthew Kolodziej's Paintings at Solway Look But Aren't Purely Abstract

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, March 24, 2016
Upon first encountering Matthew Kolodziej’s wonderful artwork at Carl Solway Gallery’s Patch Work: New Paintings show (through Saturday), you might think he’s reviving the colorfully splattering, helter-skelter Abstract-Expressionist style of Jackson Pollock. But first appearances can be deceiving. He explains, in answer to an inquiry, that he start...  

Noah Purifoy Exhibit Showcases a Great Artist

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
I believe you’ll leave Junk Dada impressed — not just by the quality of the artist's work and vision, but also by his importance to the art and American social and political thought of our times.  

Art: Tiger Lily Press at Clay Street Press

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The members of Tiger Lily Press, the venerable printmaking organization, will be showing recent work at Clay Street Press.   

Film: Iris

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Cincinnati Art Museum’s free “Moving Images” film series resumes after a short hiatus with one of the great documentarian Albert Maysles’ last films, 2014’s Iris.  

Taft’s Daubigny Show: The Irony and the Ecstasy

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Daubigny, Monet, Van Gogh: Impressions of Landscape (on display at the Taft through May 29), is outstanding for bringing together multiple pre-20th-century paintings by several artists and from various sources, including European museums.  

Art: 30 Americans at the Cincinnati Art Museum

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 16, 2016
If you’ve been to the Cincinnati Art Museum lately, you’ve seen an early arrival for the show 30 Americans, which opens Saturday.  

How ‘After the Moment’ Became a Success

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 9, 2016
After the Moment: Reflections on Robert Mapplethorpe at the Contemporary Arts Center has been instructional for showing us what the public wants in terms of Mapplethorpe remembrance.

Soul and Inspiration

For Soultime!, Jersey legends Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes were motivated by classic R&B

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Southside Johnny Lyon is part of Jersey Shore’s Holy Trinity, along with Bruce Springsteen and Steve (“Little Steven”) Van Zandt.