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Attractions: Downtown Cincinnati Public Art Map

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Downtown and Over-the-Rhine streets, parks, walls and other spaces have so much public art that it's worth a special walking tour — or five.  
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CAC Announces 2014-15 Season

Schedule includes upcoming visual arts exhibition season and performances

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, June 4, 2014
The Contemporary Arts Center today announced its upcoming visual arts exhibition season, as well as several events in its performance schedule. Here is the release, edited for length: Visual Arts Exhibition Season:
Memory Palace (Sept. 12, 2014-Feb.16, 2015)
Curated by Steven Matijcio
On the occa...  
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The Main Library's Inspired Idea for Listening to Vinyl Records

Monthly Listen to This! series introduces "Record Roulette"

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Steven Kemple, who was featured last year in CityBeat’s Cool Issue for his innovative programming as the Main Library’s music librarian, runs a monthly Listen to This! session there at...  

FotoFocus Has New Ideas, Big Plans for 2014 Event

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 4, 2014
At a luncheon/press conference Thursday in New York, the FotoFocus Biennial will announce details of its 2014 activities in Cincinnati for this year’s Oct. 8-Nov. 1 run.  

Big Screen Summer Classics

Lexington’s historic Kentucky Theatre keeps classic movies alive

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Larry Thomas, a longtime local film buff and lover of great old movie theaters, speaks for many Cincinnatians when he says, “I try at least once a week to consciously think to curse the names of all those who had a hand in murdering the Albee. What a waste!”   
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CAC Seeks Proposals for Summer Performance Series

Proposals due June 13

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 2, 2014
The Contemporary Arts Center has issued a call for proposals for a Summer Performance Series. The deadline is June 13. Here is the announcement:The CAC is now accepting proposals for original performance works by artists and collectives from or currently living in the Greater Cincinnati area for the 2014 Summer Performance Series. This series is designed to celebrate the diversity of the local art...  

Art: red, black & GREEN: a blues

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 27, 2014
The Contemporary Arts Center is ending its successful third performance season with an ambitious and highly praised theater piece/performance work called red, black & GREEN: a blues.  

Whitney Biennial Focuses on the Art of Curation

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 21, 2014
The Whitney Biennial is a bellwether of new trends in the contemporary art world. Or, at least, on what is most important in the eyes of the curators charged with choosing a particular year’s participating artists — and what’s important to those artists, themselves.  

Art: The Moon Show

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 20, 2014
This Saturday semantics gallery in Brighton hosts the opening of a show curated by the new artist collective Near*By.  
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Raphaela Platow on the CAC’s 2008-2009 Maria Lassnig Show

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, May 14, 2014
When I interviewed Raphaela Platow, the Contemporary Arts Center’s director/chief curator, several weeks ago for this week’s CityBeat story about the institution’s 75th anniversary, I asked about some of the highlights of her tenure. One was the 2008-2009 exhibition of abstracted and intense figurative paintings by then-octogenarian Austrian painte...