Category: Visual Art

‘Alice in Westonland’

Jim Rauth with Alice Weston

It wasn’t just Alice’s night, it was Alice’s day – with Mayor John Cranley proclaiming May 6, 2016, as Alice F. Weston Day and the Cincinnati Arts Association’s Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery throwing a party that night.

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.