You can feel like you’re viewing the
history of photography — as well as American history — from one of those
disorienting, spinning Rotor amusement-park rides as you walk through
Taft Museum of Art’s Enduring Spirit: Edward Curtis and the North American Indians.
“Don’t know much about history,” Sam
Cooke sang. The good news is that you don’t have to know much about art
history to tune into a wonderful world at Thunder-Sky, Inc.’s History Channel: New Art from Old Art.
Two veterans of Cincinnati’s co-op
gallery scene, now students at the University of Illinois at Chicago,
will present their strange and fascinating new project, Thing-stead
artist-books, Saturday night at Camp Washington’s Wave Pool gallery.