Category: Visual Art

Picture / Poem | May 2016

Collage by Sara Pearce

Pauletta Hansel has been a pillar of the Cincinnati poetry community for decades. In March, she was named Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate. This poem is from her newest collection, Tangle, Dos Madres Press 2015.

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.

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.