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Slow Burn

Andrew Welsh-Huggins (Ohio University Press)

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Andrew Welsh-Huggins has got their number — the number that relates to classic hard-boiled mystery novels with flawed heroes; complicated goings-on that come clear only in the final pages; love affairs a long way from first love but more interesting than that well-traveled route; and an ending that brings you up short by way of revealing things, logical but surprising, that neither you nor the central character guessed.  

Keep on Fighting

Dorothy H. Christenson (Ohio University Press)

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 5, 2015
This slim volume tells a remarkable story in such undecorated prose, the reader sometimes must go back to read again before grasping the meaning of what’s just happened.   

Tammy Faye's Final Audition (Critic's Pick)

0 Comments · Saturday, June 6, 2015
Critic's PickIt was not easy work being Tammy Faye Bakker. In Tammy Faye’s Final Audition performer Shelley Delaney, a theater professor at Ohio University, is a wholly believable Ta  

Shelter

0 Comments · Friday, May 29, 2015
Nightmares are alive in the day as well as the night in this attention-compelling collaboration between two Cincinnati groups, the dance company Pones, Inc., and the theater company Queen City Flash.  

Lively Variety of Art at the Latest ‘Changing Perceptions’ Exhibition

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Art Beyond Boundaries, the Main Street gallery where work by artists with disabilities is seen all year long, opens its space to artists without disabilities as well for what has become a popular yearly exhibition called Changing Perceptions, on view now in its ninth edition as Changing Perceptions: Merge.
  

Finding Order in “Much-ness” at NVISION

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Arynn and Joel Blazer, the husband-and-wife duo whose work is on display in Sofa King Good, are enamored of pattern.   

Art: Sofa King Good at NVISION

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Arynn and Joel Blazer, the husband-and-wife duo whose work is on display in Sofa King Good, are enamored of pattern.   

When Photography Was New

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The buildings in these photographs seem outside of time, existing in a private universe where shadows exist only to point up architectural features.  

Art: Building Pictures: Architectural Photographs by Édouard Baldus

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 10, 2014
A great advantage of early photographers using buildings as subjects instead of people is that buildings hold still. No messy business of a smile gone wrong or an inadvertent cough; a building can maintain a lengthy pose. 
  

Manifest Exhibits High-Spirited Regional Sculpture

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Manifest Gallery's current Regional Showcase exhibition presents high spirited works of art crafted by artists in the Tristate region.