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More Than Blood, Sweat and Tears

Following the release of his acclaimed new memoir, ‘Rock Star’ Steve Katz comes to Newport

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Veteran music man Steve Katz reflects on his rich history in music with a new memoir and an acoustic/storytelling performance Friday at Southgate House Revival.  

Cincinnati-Filmed 'Carol' Receives Outstanding Reviews

Considered an Oscar contender, film is in competition at Cannes

{CommentsCant} · Monday, May 18, 2015
The Cincinnati-filmed Carol premiered over the weekend at the Cannes Film Festival and received sterling, outstanding reviews that called it an instant Oscar contender and the most important high-profile gay drama to come out of American cinema since 2005's Brokeback Mountain. The film is in competition at Cannes.

Based on Patricia Highsmith's 1952 novel  

Art: The Cincinnati Series at Carl Solway Gallery

0 Comments · Thursday, May 14, 2015
In his The Cincinnati Series of 29 paintings depicting depopulated city sites, Peter Waite — a Connecticut-based artist — neither celebrates nor dismisses what he sees.   

Cincinnati Art Museum's James Crump Re-Emerges with a New Film

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, May 13, 2015
James Crump, the Cincinnati Art Museum's chief curator/photography curator who was a key figure in the planning and programming of the first FotoFocus festival in 2012 and then resigned from the museum in early 2013, has re-emerged as the director of a new documentary, Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art.
It tells the story, with plenty of archival footage, of three rest...  

Architectural Allure

Peter Waite's new paintings explore the city's strange and famous places

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 13, 2015
In his Cincinnati Series of 29 paintings depicting depopulated city sites, Peter Waite — a Connecticut-based artist — neither celebrates nor dismisses what he sees  

Event: Price Hill Thrill

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Sunday there will be a tour of art studios and galleries in Price Hill, sponsored by the Weston Gallery.   

National Endowment for the Arts Offers Grant to CAC

NEA's $50,000 grant will go toward a 2016 Do Ho Suh exhibit

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, May 6, 2015
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will make a $50,000 grant to Contemporary Arts Center to help mount a survey exhibition of Korean-American artist Do Ho Suh in 2016. The CAC will also produce a catalog on the artist.In a press release, CAC Director Raphaela Platow said, “We are delighted to have received this recognition from the NEA, it is a true vote of confidence to the quality of ou...  

Upcoming Price Hill Thrill to Tour Area's Art Studios

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 6, 2015
To quote from one of the classic songs released by Cincinnati’s King Records, “There’s a thrill up on the hill — let’s go, let’s go, let’s go.”  

Art: Heirloom at Wave Pool

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 5, 2015
The Near*By curatorial collective, which has been making an impact on Cincinnati's visual arts scene with events that are conceptually imaginative and substantive in terms of ideas about art-making, presents Heirloom: an exhibition of objects from the childhood homes of artists at Wave Pool gallery.  
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'The Salt of the Earth' Held Over at Mariemont Theatre

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, April 30, 2015
Documentaries about photographers have the difficulty of making still photographs hold our interest in a medium that is about — obviously — moving pictures. The contemplation and meditation that successful still photographs elicit tend to get lost when your eyes and brain are trying to keep up with something traveling at 35 frames per second. It's like trying to admire an elegant hom...