Tag: Art Academy of Cincinnati

Culture FIX: June 22-28

The coming week is chock-full of visual art, song and even some art songs, plus a parade and festival overflowing with Pride. A week-long feast for all your senses.

Culture FIX: April 6-12

This is a bunched-up week with big bunches of events: a five-day festival, four days of dance and movies and the CSO, three theater openings, two movie double bills and a two-day symposium, plus one of J.S. Bach’s grandest compositions, capped off by the bigger than life Fran Lebowitz. Good luck keeping up…

To draw is to see

Jason Franz, founder and executive director of The Manifest Center for the Visual Arts (Photo by Alexandra Franz)

As a kid, Jason Franz wanted to be an artist. “But … I had it in my mind that if you were going to be an artist, you have to model nude for one another in art school. And I was dead set against being naked in front of anybody.”

The fantastical world of Thomas Hieronymus Towhey

Thoms Towhey, “Bastard and Bitches” 2000, 44”x60,” oil on canvas

His colorful images are complex, yet carry the viewer to a deep and secret world that begs to be discovered, and in which many recognizable elements connect to nature, to living beings, and to fragments of his subconscious. The result is magical and surrealistic.

Cuture FIX: Oct. 27-Nov. 2

Lots of opportunities to get your Halloween ya-ya’s out this week. Or, if pumpkin-time is not your thing, we’ve got you covered, too. Check out this week’s selections…

Culture FIX: Oct. 20-26

East Side. West Side. All around Downtown. I feel a song coming on. (Look it up, Kids.) So much to sing about this week. And to see, to eat and drink and … do!

Culture Fix: Oct. 13-19

Chamber Music Cincinnati presents Harlem Quartet

If you can find a more diverse set of event recommendations for this week ahead, well… We do our best. And more importantly, kudos to those presenters putting these options in front of you. Truly impressive.

Culture FIX: Aug. 25-31

Several times recently we’ve alluded to the end of the summer season, but this time we mean business. Summer series are dropping like flies, so grab one of these fleeting opportunities to hang on just a tad longer…