Visual Art

NOTE: Even though the pandemic is easing, please check with presenting organizations in case of postponements, cancellations or other changes.


1305 Gallery | 1305 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-383-6815

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1628 Ltd. | 11 Garfield Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-320-2596

  • Thru Aug. 20. “Leftovers”

21c Museum Hotel | 609 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202.  513-578-6600

  • Thru August. “Queen City of the West”
  • Thru October. Bisa Butler: “Dress Up, Speak Up: Resistance and Regalia”

Alternate Projects | Summit Hotel, 5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227. 859-653-8684

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The Angelico Project | angelicoproject.org

  • Feb. 4-18. Word and Image Juried Exhibition

The Annex Gallery | 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Thru July 31. “For a Better World 2019, 2020 & 2021,” original drawings and poems of three annual books of Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice by Greater Cincinnati artists

Antioch College: Herndon Gallery | 1 Morgan Pl., Yellow Springs, OH 45387. 937-319-0114

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Archive of Creative Culture | 2856 Colerain Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45225. 513-813-8674

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Art Academy of Cincinnati | 1212 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-562-6262

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Art Beyond Boundaries | 1410 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-8726

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Art Deco Architecture of Cincinnati

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Art Design Consultants East | 2124 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-723-1222

  • Thru July 23. Melanie Brannan and Christina Sodano
  • July 30-Aug. 20. Lynne Meade. Reception: July 30, 4-6 p.m.
  • Aug. 6-25. Stan Johnson & Lynne Meade. Reception: Aug. 6, 4-6 p.m.
  • Sept. 17-Oct. 22. “ViewPoint 53.” Reception: Sept. 17, 6-9 p.m.
  • Oct. 22-Nov. 5. Helen Cohen, Jonathan Hebert & William Moore. Reception: Oct. 22, 4-6 p.m.

Art Design Consultants West | 1013 York Street, Ste. 200  |  Cincinnati, OH 45214

  • July 23-Aug. 13. Doug Frates & Mike Elsass. Reception: July 23, 4-6 p.m.
  • Oct. 7, 4-9 p.m. The Collective, fashion launch party

The Art League | 513-225-3387

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Arts Alliance |  Building B, Sinclair College/Mason. 513-309-8585

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ArtsConnect | Centennial Barn, 110 Compton Rd. 

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ArtScape Lebanon | 740 South US 42, Lebanon, Ohio 45036

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ArtsWave | Freedom Center, The Banks

  • Thru Oct. 31. “Truth and Reconciliation” Visual Arts Exhibition. Showcase of commissioned works by five Black & Brown artists: Brent Billingsley, Gee Horton with Phyllis Jeffers-Coly and LaDe Richardson, Rebecca Nava Soto, Tyra Patterson and Michael Coppage.

ArtWorks | 2460 Gilbert Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-333-0388

  • Thru July 31. “Student Power” (First exhibit in new gallery)
  • Aug. 21-Oct. 16. “The Way We See Ourselves: Telling Stories Through Self Portraits”
  • Oct. 29-Dec. 18. “Cut the Bias”

Augusta Art Guild | 116 Main St. Augusta, KY 41002

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Avant-Garde Art & Craft Shows | Oasis Golf Club & Conference Center, 902 Loveland-Miamiville Rd., Loveland, OH 45140. 440-227-8794

  • Nov. 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Fall Show

AYDesign – Art on Vine | 4722 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45217. 513-620-4722

  • 3rd Friday, 6-9 p.m. Monthly Gallery Night – artist Amy Yosmali

Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center | 620 Greenup St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-431-0020

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The Barn | 6980 Cambridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-272-3700

  • Thru Aug. 3. “Hot Fun in the Summertime” David Laug
  • Thru July 21. Boone County Painters

Basketshop Gallery | 3105 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211

  • Thru Aug. 21. Leonardo Kaplan: “Artificial Recognition”

Baum Pottery | 5005 St, Rte. 350, Lebanon, OH, 45036

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Behringer-Crawford Museum | 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4003

  • Ongoing. Harlan Hubbard: Artist, Author, Adventurer
  • Sept. 18, 6-9:30 p.m. “freshART,” plein air painting event and fundraiser

BLDG | 30 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4228

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BLINK Cincinnati | Downtown, Over-the-Rhine and Covington

  • October 2021. Illuminated art festival

Brazee Studios | 4426 Brazee St., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-0206

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Cafe deSales | 2835 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-751-2233

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Campsite Sculpture Park | 2866 Colerain Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45220

  • Aug. 14, 6-9 p.m.. Las Cámaras “X-Change” (at Askew Gallery)

Carl Solway Gallery | 424 Findlay St., Cincinnati, OH 45214. 513-621-0069

  • Thru Aug. 28. Survey of Jay Bolotin’s work from the last 45 years, including the brand new “L Portfolio,” “The Book of Only Enoch” portfolio, his LP “No One Seems To Notice That It’s Raining” (Delmore Recording Society), posters and ephemera, plus ongoing screenings of new film “The Silence of Professor Tösla”

The Carnegie | 1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-2030

  • Thru Oct. 2. “Art is the Residue of Action”

Caza Sikes | 3078 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-290-3127

  • Thru July 31. Hiep van Nguyen: “From Saigon to Cincinnati,” over 50 works from Vietnamese American Cincinnati-based artist, including watercolor and acrylic

Cincinnati Art Club | 1021 Parkside Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45202 513‑241‑4591

  • Sept. 17-Oct. 22. “ViewPoint 53” Reception: Sept. 17, 6-9 p.m. (at ADC East)

Cincinnati Art Galleries | 225 E. 6th St. #1, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-2128

  • Thru Sept. 23. “New Acquisitions” over 60 newly acquired paintings by notable American and European artists

Cincinnati Art Museum | 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-2787

  • Thru Aug. 29. “Future Retrieval: Close Parallel”
  • Thru Sept. 5. “American Painting: The Eighties Revisited”
  • Oct. 22-Feb. 6 “Simply Brilliant: Artist-Jewelers of the 1960s and 1970s”

Cincinnati Art Underground | 513-903-0623

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Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7000. cincymuseum.org

  • July 23-Feb. 21 “Borrowed Gems from the Taft Museum of Art”

Cincinnati Nature Center | 4949 Tealtown Rd., Milford, OH  45150

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Clay Alliance

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Clay Street Press | 1312 Clay St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-3232

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Clifton Cultural Arts Center |2728 Short Vine St., Cincinnati OH 45219 513-497-2860

  • Ongoing. CCAC @ Calhoun Gallery
  • July 23-Aug. 20. Shelby Alexander Solo Exhibition
  • Aug. 27-Sept. 24. “S0FT GH0ST” Dai Williams
  • Oct. 1-22. “Batres Gilvin”

Collector’s Art Group | 225 E. 6th St. 2nd floor, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-587-0220

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Contemporary Arts Center | 44 E. 6th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-345-8400

  • Thru Aug. 8. “Flaw” Joan Tanner • “End Over End” Steffani Jemison
  • Thru Sept. 19. “Wild Frictions: The Politics and Poetry of Interruption” Hellen Ascoli
  • Thru April 11. “This Time Tomorrow” Performance Festival • “Worktable” Kate McIntosh
  • Sept. 17-Feb. 6. Sreshta Rit Premnath • Marwa Arsanios
  • Oct. 15-17. “Let ‘Im Move You”Intervention” Jumatatu M. Poe & Jermone “Donte” Beacham
  • Dec. 10-May 1. The Regional

The Contemporary Dayton | 118 N. Jefferson St., Dayton, OH 45402. 937-224-3822

  • Thru Sept. 25. Mychaelyn Michalec “From a Basement on a Hill”

DAAP Galleries | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-2839

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Dayton Art Institute | 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, OH 45405. 937-223-4278

  • Thru Sept. 12. “Changing Times: Art of the 1960s”
  • Thru Aug. 15. “The Roaring (and the Quiet) 1920s” • “Bukang Y. Kim: Journey to the East”
  • Thru Sept. 19. “All by Myself: Japanese Creative Prints”
  • Oct. 23-Feb. 13. “Norman Rockwell: Stories of Emotion”

Dearborn Highlands Arts Council | 331 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47205. 812-539-4251

  • Nov. 26-Dec. 22. “Arts Alive!” Art Fair & Gift Bazaar

Eisele Gallery of Fine Art |  6936 Madisonville Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-791-7717

  • Thru July 24. Tony Lipps: City Reflections

Elementz | 1640 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Essex Studios | 2511 Essex Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-476-2170

  • ArtWalks 2021: TBA

Eva G. Farris Gallery | Thomas More College. 333 Thomas More Pkwy. Crestview Hills, KY 41017. 859-344-3300

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Evendale Cultural Arts Center | 10500 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-563-1350

  • Aug. 6-8. “Holding the Line: Traditional Artists with Contemporary Vision” Reception: Aug. 6, 6-9 p.m.

Fairfield Community Arts Center | 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014. 513-867-5348

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Fitton Center | 101 S. Monument St., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513-863-8873

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FotoFocus Biennial |

  • Oct. 9-10. “Telephotography” Fall Symposium (at Memorial Hall)
  • Oct. 1-8, 2022. Celebration of lens-based art

Framed NKY | 2519 Ritchie Ave., Crescent Springs, KY 41017. 859-781-2233

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Gallery 708 | 2643 Erie Ave. #3, Cincinnati, OH, 45208

  • Aug. 6-Sept. 26. Alan Brown & Jason Erler: “Otherworldly Journeys”

Gallery Veronique | 11324 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45249. 513-530-5379

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Grail in the US | 931 O’Bannonville Rd., Loveland OH 45140. grail-us.org 

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Greenacres Arts Center | 8400 Blome Rd., Indian Hill. 513-898-3256

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Heritage Village Museum | 11450 Lebanon Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-563-9484

  • Thru Aug. 15. Nancy Ford Cones Photography Exhibit
  • Thru August. Transferware Exhibit

Hoffner Gallery | Hoffner Lodge, 4120 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati OH 45223. 513-373-4661. contact@hoffnerlodge.com

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HudsonJones | 1110 Alfred St., Cincinnati, OH 45214. facebook.com

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Hyde Park Art Show |

  • Oct. 3. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Area’s largest one-day art exhibit and sale

i.imagine | 830 Madison Ave., Covington, KY 41011. 859-801-1045

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Indian Hill Gallery | 9475 Loveland Madeira Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45242. 513-984-6024

  • Thru Aug. 8. Vivid Prints: Kevin Harris and Saad Ghosn

Iris BookCafe and Gallery | 1331 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-260-8343

  • Thru November. “Seven Cities” Casey LeClair

Kennedy Heights Arts Center | 6546 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45213. 513-631-4278

  • Thru Aug. 28. “Undermining Silence: The Language of Change,” outdoor gallery
  • Sept. 5-Nov. 7. “Illustrative Becoming” Artist talk: Oct. 4, 2:30 p.m. (Kennedy Gallery)

Ledge Gallery | 2803 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206

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Lloyd Library and Museum | 917 Plum St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-3707

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The Lodge | 231 6th Ave., Dayton, KY 41074. 513-467-9115

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Manifest Gallery | 2727 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-861-3638

  • Thru Aug. 6. “Semblance” • “Pattern” • “Cherished” • “Master Pieces 15” 
  • Aug. 13-Sept. 10. “Nude 13” • “Cut” • “Bloom” • Scott Ramming & Colby A. Sanford paintings Preview: Aug. 13, 6-9 p.m.

Mary Ran Gallery | 3668 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208., 513-871-5604

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Mercantile Library | 414 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-0717

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Miami University Art Museum | 801 S. Patterson Ave., Oxford, OH 45056. 513-529-2232

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Miami University Voice of America Learning Center | 7847 VOA Park Dr., West Chester Township, OH 45069. 513-895-8862

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Middletown Arts Center | 130 N. Verity Pkwy., Middletown, OH  45042. 513-424-2417

  • Thru July 29. Oil Paintings by Ben Frederick
  • July 26-Aug. 26. 10th Annual Photography and Digital Art Competition

Miller Gallery | 2715 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-871-4420

  • Sept. 30-Oct. 30. Rene Romero Schuler: “Ladies”
  • Nov. 4-Dec. 18. Tyler Shields: “Top of the World”

The Mohawk Gallery | 2106 Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45214. 513-381-5116

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Montgomery Arts Commission | Universalist Church, corner of Montgomery and Remington Roads. 513-891-2424

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Muhlhauser Barn | 8558 Beckett Rd., West Chester Township, OH 45069

  • Sept. 29. “A Tribute to Historic Barns of Ohio: 88 Counties, 88 Paintings, 88 Essays”

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center | 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. 513-333-7500

  • Thru Sept. 24. “We Are the Story: A Visual Response to Racism”

Neusole Glassworks | 11925 Kemper Springs Dr., Forest Park. 513-751-3292

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Northern Kentucky University | 100 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5148

  • Thru July 30. Juried Student Exhibition (virtual)

Off Ludlow Gallery | 3408 Ormond St. Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-201-7153

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Ombré Gallery | 1429 Vine St. Over-the-Rhine

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Oxford Community Arts Center | 10 S. College Ave., Oxford, OH 45056. 513-524-8506

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Paper Wings | 1207 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

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PAR-Projects | 1662 Hoffner St., Cincinnati, OH 45223

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Pendleton Art Center | 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-4339

  • Final Fridays, 6-10 p.m., open studios

Pendleton Art Center – Middletown | 1105 Central Ave., Middletown, OH 45044. 513-465-5038

  • First Friday, 5-9 p.m.
  • First Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. “Second Look”

Pique | 210 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-322-9553

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Pop Revolution Gallery |  300 Main St., Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-785-7672

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Pop Revolution Gallery |  105 E. Main Street, Mason, OH 45040. 513-492-7474

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Popped Art | 2854 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225. 513-371-3782

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Price Hill Will | 3724 St. Lawrence Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45205. 513-251-3800

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Public Library | 800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-369-6900

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Purple Star Studio | 10 W. Pike Covington, KY 41011. facebook.com

  • Now open: new gallery space

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum | 1763 Hamilton-Cleves Rd., State Route 128, Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-868-1234

  • Thru Aug. 20. “A Preliminary Presentation of the 7th Hole Religion Craftowner”
  • Sept. 13-Oct. 23. MSA Select
  • Nov. 19-Jan. 2. “Journey Borealis”
  • Sept. 2021-Sept. 2022. “Leverage” Large Scale Sculpture by Brett Price

Redtree Art Gallery | 3210 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-8733

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The Red Door Project (powered by Art Academy of Cincinnati) | 513-381-3510. facebook.com 

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Reverb Art + Design | 130 W. Court St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 202-340-8768

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Rookwood Pottery | 1920 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-2510

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Rosewood Arts Centre | Rosewood Gallery, 2655 Olson Dr., Kettering, OH 45420. 937-296-0294

  • Thru July 30. Annual “The View” Juried Landscape Exhibition
  • Aug. 16-Oct. 22. Annual “HWD (Height, Width, Depth)” Juried Sculpture Exhibition
  • Nov. 8-Dec. 30. Regional Art Ed Exhibition

Rottinghaus Gallery | At Quince & Quinn, 3066 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-871-3662

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Row House Gallery | 211 Main St., Milford, OH, 45150. 513-831-7230

  • Aug. 8. 50th Anniversary Block Party

Ruth’s Parkside Café | 1550 Blue Rock St., Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-542-7884

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St. John’s Unitarian Universalist Church | 320 Resor Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-961-1938

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Save Our Souls Art

  • Thru Aug. 31. SOS ART 2021: online exhibit

Sharonville Cultural Arts Center | 11165 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-554-1014

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Skirball Museum / Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion | 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

  • Ongoing. “Opening the Ark: Bringing a Lost Jewish Synagogue to Life”

Stivers School for the Arts | Fifth Street Gallery, 1313 E. 5th St., Dayton, OH 45402. 937-542-7380

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Studio Collection Sale | Harmony Lodge, 646 E. Epworth Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232. 513-662-9382

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Studio Erin Taylor | 2868 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225

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Studio Kroner | 130 W. Court St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Thru July 31. John Metz: “Be Still,” abstract paintings

Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery | Mount St. Joseph Univ., 5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45233

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Summerfair Cincinnati | Coney Island. 513-531-0050

  • June 3-5

Switch Lighting & Design | 312 W. 4th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-1901

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Taft Museum of Art | 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-0343

  • Thru Jan. 2. “In a New Light | Treasures from the Taft”

Tiger Lily Press | 859-760-6070

  • Nov. 13, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Local Ink 2021 market
  • May 25-June 29. Member Show

University of Cincinnati Clermont College | Park National Bank Art Gallery, 4200 Clermont College Dr. Snyder Building, Rm S140, Batavia, OH 45103. 513-558-2787

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VADA Gallery | 2916 Highland Ave. #2, Cincinnati, OH 45219

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Visionaries & Voices | 3841 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-861-4333

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Walk on Woodburn | Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206

  • Aug. 13, 6-9 p.m. Neighborhood art crawl

Warren County Historical Museum | 105 S. Broadway, Lebanon, OH 45036

  • Thru July 23. Drawings and Paintings: Sylvia Thompson Outland
  • Aug. 13-Sept. 24. The Art of the Book
  • Oct. 8-Dec. 5. REFLECTIONS: The Art and Life of Gary Simendinger 
  • Dec. 11-Jan. 12. FROM THE COLLECTION: New Works for the New Year

Wash Park Art | 1215 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-291-3626

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Wave Pool Gallery and The Welcome Project | 2940 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225

  • Thru Aug. 7. “Breathe!: Artists Respond to the Crises of Our Age”
  • Thru Oct. 30. “Reconciliation Garden” Lorena Molina (at Welcome Project, 2936 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225)

West End Art Gallery | 513-449-0144

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Weston Art Gallery | Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-977-4165

  • Thru Aug. 28.Eric S. England: “25¢ Gods” • Paul Thie: “Copy Cave – Cincinnati” • Breanne Trammell: “Slow Burn”

Westwood Art Show | 3017 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211

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Whistle Stop Clay Works | 119 Harrison Ave., Loveland, OH 45140

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Women Writing for a Change | 6906 Plainfield Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-272-1171

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Wright State University | Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, 160 Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy. Dayton, OH 45435. 937-775-2978

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Wyoming Art Show | 1 Worthington Ave., Wyoming, OH 45215. 513-761-1749

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Wyoming Fine Arts Center | 322 Wyoming Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45215

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Xavier University Art Gallery | A. B. Cohen Center. 1658 Musketeer Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45207

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Your Friends & Neighbors | 2803 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-258-8461

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Yust Gallery | 3602 Eastern Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226. 513-284-6737

  • Contemporary art in a variety of media

YWCA Cincinnati | 898 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-7090

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