Tag: Cincinnati Art Museum

ArtsWave inspires Tidal wave of creativity

At the the second annual ArtsWave Tidal: Arts x Tech more than 50 people spent the weekend brainstorming solutions to problems presented by local arts organizations. Two teams of coders, designers and digital strategists walked away with grants of $5,000 for the solutions they developed.

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!

Cincinnati Art Museum revitalizing Schmidlapp Gallery

Schmidlapp Gallery from summer 2016, featuring temporary exhibition mural (Kehinde Wiley, United States, “Sleep,” 2008, oil on canvas, Rubell Family Collection, Miami)

The Cincinnati Art Museum has received a $1 million grant for an innovative redesign of its Schmidlapp Gallery. The renovations – made possible by the grant from Jacob G. Schmidlapp Trusts, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee, along with financial support from the state – will allow visitors to connect with art and engage in focused study of collections.