Category: Event Preview

Two New Exhibitions at the Contemporary Arts Center

Kari Steihaug, “Legacies,” 2006, mixed media

The Contemporary Arts Center opens two new imaginative exhibitions on Friday, April 22. One features two artists who imagine the details, detours and interpretations of iconic novels with serial drawings. In the other, the artists take everyday items and turn them into imaginative works of art.

Volunteers needed for Summerfair

Rhonda Dossenback, vice president of awards for Summerfair Cincinnati; LeAnne Anklan, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra; and Jayne Utter, managing director of Summerfair

Summerfair 2016 has put out the call for volunteers to work during the show. The event relies on 400 volunteers, with shifts averaging two hours. Proceeds from Summerfair help fund grants to local nonprofits and arts groups to support art-related projects.

Skirball Museum open house with Jewish treasures on view

Holleman window

Here is your chance to explore examples of antique and contemporary Judaica, a suite of 12 prints by Israel’s painter laureate, Reuven Rubin. The colorful paintings by Jewish modern masters, brilliant stained glass and portraiture related to Cincinnati’s Jewish history are recent additions to the Skirball Museum’s collections.