Category: Visual Art

What to do, hear, see | May 24-30

'Pones’ ‘Place/Setting’ part of The Fringe

CULTURAL EXHIBITS Cincinnati Museum Center | Union Terminal, Queensgate. 513-287-7000 Opens Thursday, May 25. “Star Wars and the Power of Costume” This highly anticipated exhibit was announced with great fanfare (Literally, I was there!) last winter. The exhibit displays and…

What to do, hear, see | May 17-23

Talerico Montmartre View 36 x 36

The arrival of May Festival always signals the beginning of summer. Not familiar with Cincinnati’s historic, signature cultural event and the impetus for building Music Hall? There are many other choices, for young and old, from pets to pottery, depending on your sensory predilections. Enjoy!

Landmark gift largest in CAM history

Carl and Alice Bimel

A gift of $11.75 million to the Cincinnati Art Museum – to establish the Alice Bimel Endowment for Asian Art – was announced at the museum’s 137th Annual Meeting of the Shareholders of the Cincinnati Museum Association on May 15. This is the largest single monetary gift in the museum’s history!

Cathedral to dedicate bicentennial artwork

A new sculpture created for Christ Church Cathedral’s 200th anniversary will be dedicated at a concert next Monday. “Murmuration,” a site-specific sculpture by Anne Patterson, depicts the eponymous phenomenon whereby birds in massive flocks fly in an ever-changing formation.