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Robert Duncanson's Cincinnati

0 Comments · Sunday, August 26, 2007
Time-honored landscape paintings aren't my forte, as far as art goes. But art with a story is. Landscape painting in the Hudson River School tradition and a riveting tale come together in the sec  

Cover Story: More than Scribbles

Graffiti artists come in from the street at ArtWorks

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 14, 2007
It's hard to believe that Scribble Jam started in a parking lot. People come from all over the country to check out the DJ battles at Annie's and revel at the club parties downtown. At the sam  

Pendleton Arts Center expands to Newport on the Levee; is this a good thing?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Urban sprawl has led to some of the saddest architecture in 100 years: strip malls, hulking drive-thru restaurants, neighborhoods begging for sidewalks. This lolling lifestyle can only be identif  

Pop life with Visionaries and Voices

0 Comments · Monday, July 16, 2007
Outsider art is controversial. Some theorists claim that "pure" outsider art can only be made when the artist hasn't been exposed to art history or contemporary culture. But that belief assume  

Martin Meersman

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 27, 2007
THE CARNEGIE VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER aims, to quote its mission statement, "to utilize our historic building to create a leading arts organization. To this end we will provide a venue for  

Muralworks paints the city

0 Comments · Monday, June 18, 2007
I was driving down Central Parkway one morning last week when I noticed Mayor Mark Mallory. He was standing with a group of people in an Over-the-Rhine cranny, behind an official-looking podium a  

Art: The Language of Art

Semantics Gallery knows the dialect

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 12, 2007
Semantics, the raw, artist-run little gallery on Harrison Avenue in Brighton, turns 15 this year, making it the longest running alternative art co-op in Cincinnati. In 1992, Cincinnati-based artis  

Art: Day by Day

Clay Street Press offers a little more Germany in Over-the-Rhine

0 Comments · Monday, June 11, 2007
Clay Street Press is now showing works by two print artists, Jochen Saueracker and Birgit Jensen, both of whom come from Dusseldorf, Germany. They work in different techniques within the printing   

Cover Story: Hot Issue: Graphic Content Part III

Distel, Harper, Berkenblit and Stamper put on a show at the CAC

0 Comments · Monday, June 4, 2007
The third rotation of the Contemporary Arts Center's (CAC) exhibition, Graphic Content: Contemporary and Modern Art/Design, opens June 4 with special visits from exhibition designer Todd Oldham a  


0 Comments · Friday, June 1, 2007
This year marks the 40th anniversary of SUMMERFAIR, one of largest and most popular arts festivals in the Cincinnati area. Beginning on June 1 at 2 p.m., over 300 artists of all media will conver