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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...  
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The Onion Mocks Cincinnati, The Economist Touts MusicNOW

Cincinnati gets shout-outs in both publications

{CommentsCant} · Monday, March 16, 2015
Some interesting national/international coverage for Cincinnati.
The Onion's Weekender edition for March 15 — the special travel issue — spotlights "Cincinnati in Just 300 Days" on its cover. However, it somehow overlooked publishing the itinerary. Check out the comical cover he...  
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REVIEW: 'Figurative Folklore' at Covington Arts

{CommentsCant} · Friday, March 13, 2015
Selena Reder, a former contributor to CityBeat's visual arts coverage, has curated the current Figurative Folklore exhibition at the City of Covington's gallery at 2 W. Pike St. It's devoted to six artists whose figural work tells a strong narrative. Particularly noteworthy at the show is the work of two artists who do three-dimensional work.
Ken Page brings a sense of fun an vis...  

‘A Lot of Sorrow’ Is Headed CAC’s Way

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 11, 2015
As Steven Matijcio, curator of the Contemporary Arts Center, puts it about the Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson, “Boy, he’s really taking Ohio venue by venue these days!”  

Art: A Lot of Sorrow

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Starting Wednesday and continuing through March 20, one of his most acclaimed video creations, last year’s A Lot of Sorrow, will be screening during regular gallery hours in the CAC’s Black Box Theater.  

Lecture: Digital Fabrication: Realizing the Impossible, From Piranesi to Kapoor

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 10, 2015
The fascinating world of fast-growing 3D printing is the subject of this year’s Kreines Lecture on Decorative Arts and Design Sunday at Cincinnati Art Museum.  

Songwriter Doc Pomus Featured at ReelAbilities Film Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 4, 2015
It’s been a long, slow journey for Doc Pomus — who died in 1991 without being widely known by the public — to become recognized as one of Rock & Roll’s greatest songwriters ever. But his cause has gained much momentum recently.  

Film: AKA Doc Pomus

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 4, 2015
It’s been a long, slow journey for Doc Pomus — who died in 1991 without being widely known by the public — to become recognized as one of Rock & Roll’s greatest songwriters ever. But his cause has gained much momentum recently.  

Film: Paris

0 Comments · Friday, February 27, 2015
Director Cedric Klapisch's Paris is the final movie in the Cinema in the City series that University of Cincinnati's new Center for Film and Media Studies is presenting at Clifton's Esquire Theatre.   
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Cincinnati Artist Shinji Turner-Yamamoto Attracts International Attention

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Shinji Turner-Yamamoto's 2012 Global Tree Project: Hanging Garden — two trees suspended by wire inside Mt. Adams' deconsecrated (and crumbling) Holy Cross Church — is now generally recognized as one of the high points of public art in Cincinnati in recent years.
In addition to proving inspirational for us in terms of what large-scale, site-specific art can be and what local artists ...