Category: Visual Art

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.

What to do, hear, see | April 26-May 2

Two important instructions this week:
1) Contribute to ArtsWave today to help them reach their campaign goal of $12.6 million. The arts are absolutely key in making Cincinnati uniquely special.
2) Plan your weekend using our hand-picked events!
And if you need to look further ahead, check out the most comprehensive arts listings in the region at MoversMakers.org