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New Art Movie Predicts Moon Tourism's Future

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 25, 2015
It’s not unusual for visual artists to choose film/video as a medium — Ragnar Kjartansson’s A Lot of Sorrow recently showed here and several videos were part of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Eyes on the Street exhibit.  

Film: Moon Dust

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Detroit-based painter Scott Reeder’s new Moon Dust is a sci-fi feature film with a one-and-a-half-hour running time.   

Art: Artists and Authors Unite

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Sunday is the last day to see the Artists and Authors Unite exhibit in the Cincinnati Room of downtown’s Main Library.   

Visual Art: FotoFocus Lecture

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 17, 2015
This spring’s FotoFocus Lecture occurs Wednesday, March 25 at the Cincinnati Art Museum and features Roe Ethridge, a Brooklyn-based Postmodernist photographer.   

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...  

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...  
stephanie cooper he who sups with the devil

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.