Art: Artists as Community Organizers at Wave Pool

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
How do artists play a pivotal role in community engagement? In conjunction with its current exhibit, Holding Ground (on view until Nov. 21), Wave Pool hosts a panel discussion that seeks to delve into some potential answers.   

Art: Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie at the Weston Art Gallery

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
The Weston Art Gallery hosts an opening reception for Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie, an exhibition organized by artist and sometimes-curator Todd Pavlisko.  

A ‘Field Guide’ to Magical Thinking

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Jochen Lempert, the German photographer whose first major U.S. museum show, Field Guide, is now at the Cincinnati Art Museum, combines the metaphysical with the biological so well that the effect is often magical.   

Art: EgoMaps at the Ice Cream Factory

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 11, 2015
The Ice Cream Factory hosts a solo show of work by self-taught photographer EgoMaps.  

Art: After the Moment: Reflections on Robert Mapplethorpe

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Seven regional curators have each chosen five new works by local artists that reflect how Mapplethorpe’s The Perfect Moment influences today’s artistic landscape.   

Art: Stew-topia at 21c Museum Hotel

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Justin Hoover and Chris Treggiari present Stew-topia, another community food- and story-sharing event at 21c Museum Hotel in conjunction with their participation in Wave Pool Gallery’s current exhibition, Holding Ground.   

Andres Serrano Opens ‘After the Moment’

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 4, 2015
As the Contemporary Arts Center prepares to open After the Moment: Reflections on Robert Mapplethorpe this Friday, the show — especially the opening itself — is taking on a much more historical dimension than first planned.  

Lost and Found

Charley Harper’s “Space Walk” mural is unveiled at the Convention Center after being hidden for decades

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 4, 2015
The interest just keeps growing for Charley Harper, the late Cincinnati artist whose work has become recognized as a colorfully stylized pinnacle of mid-20th-century Modernism.   

Chop Shop

506 Ash is the perfect gallery for an art show about autos

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 9, 2015
I had a disorientating introduction to the Elsmere, Ky., art gallery/studio known as 506 Ash. That is also its address on Ash Street, itself one of the more unusual streets I’ve come across in our metropolitan area.   

Art: Drunk Art History 102 at Live-In Gallery

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 2, 2015
If you’re a fan of the show Drunk History and have a soft spot for art history, you might have found the Holy Grail in Live-In Gallery’s second-annual Drunk Art History night.