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Event: Raise the Heights

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Kennedy Heights Arts Center, one of the best and most ambitious in the region, takes a great leap forward this weekend when it opens its new 10,500-square-foot annex in a portion of an old Kroger grocery store.  
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Third Cincinnati-Related Film to Screen at New York Film Festival

{CommentsCant} · Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The Greater Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Film Commission — or an enterprising arts-tourism travel agent — might want to look at organizing a charter from here to attend the New York Film Festival from Sept. 25 to Oct. 11. Previously announced at the fest were two dramatic films shot in Cincinnati — Todd Haynes’ Carol with Cate Blanchett and ...  

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Art vs. Craft in Today’s Museums and Galleries

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The theme for CityBeat’s Fall Arts Preview is “Arts & Craft. But maybe it should be “Art vs. Craft,” because not only are the two different, but there is tension — hostility, even — between the two, especially with the emergence of Modern and Contemporary art in the late 19th and early 20th century.
  

Art: Matt Morris Gallery Talk

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Matt Morris, the Chicago-based artist/curator whose show The Perfect Kiss (QQ)* *questioning, queer is at Contemporary Arts Center, will be there himself Sunday to give a gallery talk and sign his new exhibit-related book.  

Art: Bail or No?

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Bail or No? The Impossible Tricks Show is the latest unusual exhibition from the Near*By curatorial collective.  

Ohio’s Strange Monument Honoring Robert E. Lee

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 11, 2015
War-related memorials and monuments are one of the most common forms of public art, and it will probably stay that way as long as there are wars to remember. But just because we have these everywhere, we shouldn’t take their existence for granted.
  

The Past Is the Present at Taft Museum’s Curtis Show

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 5, 2015
You can feel like you’re viewing the history of photography — as well as American history — from one of those disorienting, spinning Rotor amusement-park rides as you walk through Taft Museum of Art’s Enduring Spirit: Edward Curtis and the North American Indians.   
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Carol Release Date Moves Up

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, July 30, 2015
Indiewire is reporting today that the Weinstein Company, distributor of Todd Haynes’ Cincinnati-shot drama Carol, will move up its theatrical release date to Nov. 20 from the originally planned Dec. 18. It will start out in limited release and then go wider. That means the company believes the adult-oriented film, starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara...  

A Call for New Installation Art in Old OTR Buildings

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Over-the-Rhine is alive with creative ideas to broaden and deepen the revived neighborhood’s — and the city’s — cultural offerings.  
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Cincinnati-Filmed ‘Miles Ahead’ to Premiere at New York Film Festival

The Miles Davis movie, directed by and starring Don Cheadle, will close NYFF Oct. 11

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, July 22, 2015
It continues to be a good year for movies shot in Cincinnati. First, Todd Haynes’ Carol premiered in competition at the Cannes Film Festival and was so well-received that its distributor, Weinstein Company, has scheduled a December release to showcase it for Oscar consideration. Today,