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Art: Essex Studios "Bloom" Art Walk

0 Comments · Thursday, May 2, 2013
More than 120 artists have put down roots and blossomed at Essex Studios for the free BLOOM Art Walk. Many painters, photographers, jewelers, graphic designers and sculptors will showcase vibrant colo  

Event: Modern Architecture Symposium

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 24, 2013
It’s a prized time for fans of modernism, with four days celebrating the philanthropy of former Cincinnatian Emily Rauh Pulitzer. The Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) sponsors a modern arch  

Art Freaks Meet Geeks in Two Must-See Shows

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Two grand experiments fusing art, science and technology will be revealed Friday night.
  

The Sweetest Thing

Artist Pam Kravetz and crew put the icing on the cake at 'The Art of Food'

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 27, 2013
For The Art of Food, Kravetz is the “marshmallow, glue and sugar-coated sweetness” at the center of “Let Them Eat Cake (on the Cakewalk),” a fashion show of 11 delectable looks from 15 artists working with several layers of DAAP students, beauty experts, bakers and others.  

Young Women Take on Age-Old Issues of Image, Identity

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The teen and twentysomething artists of After the Fall, Women Representing Women are just beginning to explore what being a woman means. I’m twice their average age, but I can relate. I am still sorting out questions of feminine beauty and identity.  

Follow the 'Pulp Art' Paper Trail

1 Comments · Wednesday, January 23, 2013
My grandmother would say to me, in German, “Paper is patient,” explaining that one could write anything he or she wanted on paper, whether true or false. Though I’d always associated the quote with the written word, I was reminded of it while considering Pulp Art, a show by 11 paper artists at the Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center.  

Art: New Magic & Costume Shoppe

0 Comments · Thursday, January 3, 2013
 As a champion of outsider art, Thunder-Sky Inc. has been making magic since 2009. There is no hocus-pocus involved — just the inspiration of Raymond Thunder-Sky, the late “construction c  

Kevin Cole and the Ties That Bind

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 19, 2012
If you’re looking for cliché presents, head to your nearest department store. If you and your favorite recipients are looking for a memorable exhibit, head to the Weston Art Gallery for Straight from the Soul, a 25-year retrospective by the Atlanta artist.
  

Shinji Turner-Yamamoto’s Silence Is Golden

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Shhh! There’s a tree sleeping inside Phyllis Weston Gallery. You’ll want to be silent — not because you might awaken it, but so that it can awaken you to Shinji Turner-Yamamoto’s thinking.
  

‘NINE’ Is An Odd Title With An Even Mix of Artists

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 27, 2012
NINE is just fine — both the name and the Carnegie exhibit. The title discloses only the number of artists, who represent ceramics, sculpture, painting, glass and mixed media. The show is without an obvious or assigned theme. But rather than feeling like a mish-mash, it works.