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Feb 11, 2017 through Jun 18, 2017

Noel Anderson: Blak Origin Moment

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Contemporary Arts Center
Feb 11, 2017 through Jun 18, 2017

Noel Anderson: Blak Origin Moment

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Noel Anderson is a Louisville, KY-born artist and a professor at the University of Cincinnati, presently working in New York City. He is known for complex investigations... Read more

Noel Anderson is a Louisville, KY-born artist and a professor at the University of Cincinnati, presently working in New York City. He is known for complex investigations into the evolving make-up of black male identity translated through a variety of textiles – from old rugs to digitally produced tapestries.

Aug 9, 2016 through Mar 31, 2017

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun

Newport Aquarium

South

Approximately 6.46 miles from your location
Seahorses Unbridled Newport Aquarium
Aug 9, 2016 through Mar 31, 2017

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun

Newport Aquarium

South

Approximately 6.46 miles from your location

A new, interactive exhibit where guests can discover 10 species of seahorses, sea dragons, trumpetfish, shrimpfish and pipefish.With a head like a horse, snout like an... Read more

A new, interactive exhibit where guests can discover 10 species of seahorses, sea dragons, trumpetfish, shrimpfish and pipefish.With a head like a horse, snout like an aardvark and belly pouch like a kangaroo- seahorses are anything but ordinary. The way the exhibit is designed; guests will be completely immersed in the world... Read More

Mar 14, 2017 through Apr 2, 2017

Red to Bronze: The Story of Reds Statues

Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.07 miles from your location
Mar 14, 2017 through Apr 2, 2017

Red to Bronze: The Story of Reds Statues

Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.07 miles from your location

This exhibit chronicles and celebrates eight Reds legends and the bronze statues of them created by local artist Tom Tsuchiya.

This exhibit chronicles and celebrates eight Reds legends and the bronze statues of them created by local artist Tom Tsuchiya.

Feb 11, 2017 through Jun 18, 2017

Andrea Bowers: Womxn Workers of the World Unite!

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Contemporary Arts Center
Feb 11, 2017 through Jun 18, 2017

Andrea Bowers: Womxn Workers of the World Unite!

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Andrea Bowers is an Ohio-born, Los Angeles-based artist who works at the provocative, often disruptive intersection of art-making, social justice and political activism.

Andrea Bowers is an Ohio-born, Los Angeles-based artist who works at the provocative, often disruptive intersection of art-making, social justice and political activism.

Mar 1, 2017 through Mar 31, 2017

Glimpse Art Exhibit

Harrison Branch Library

North

Approximately 24.91 miles from your location
Mar 1, 2017 through Mar 31, 2017

Glimpse Art Exhibit

Harrison Branch Library

North

Approximately 24.91 miles from your location

Harrison High School art students hold exhibit of selected works from variety of art courses offered at school.

Harrison High School art students hold exhibit of selected works from variety of art courses offered at school.

Mar 17, 2017 through Jun 25, 2017

Color and Rhythm: New Paintings by Cedric Michael Cox

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location
Taft Museum of Art
Mar 17, 2017 through Jun 25, 2017

Color and Rhythm: New Paintings by Cedric Michael Cox

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location

New series of paintings inspired by works in Taft collection.

New series of paintings inspired by works in Taft collection.

Mar 10, 2017 through Apr 2, 2017

Vikings: Beyond the Legend

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location
Vikings: Beyond the Legend at Cincinnati Museum Center
Mar 10, 2017 through Apr 2, 2017

Vikings: Beyond the Legend

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location

In collaboration with The Swedish History Museum, Vikings uses the latest archaeological finds and incredible original artifacts to break down the Viking stereotype and... Read more

In collaboration with The Swedish History Museum, Vikings uses the latest archaeological finds and incredible original artifacts to break down the Viking stereotype and replace it with a more accurate image of a people and culture with sophisticated knowledge of metalworking, shipbuilding, navigation and trade.

Feb 11, 2017 through May 7, 2017

Transcending Reality: The Woodcuts of Kosaka Gajin

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Kosaka Woodcuts
Feb 11, 2017 through May 7, 2017

Transcending Reality: The Woodcuts of Kosaka Gajin

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Museum's Howard and Caroline Porter Collection is largest repository of woodcuts of Kosaka Gajin outside family in Tokyo, Japan. Exhibition celebrates his prints... Read more

Museum's Howard and Caroline Porter Collection is largest repository of woodcuts of Kosaka Gajin outside family in Tokyo, Japan. Exhibition celebrates his prints capturing beauty of Japan's landscape and architectural monuments.

Mar 25, 2017 through Mar 26, 2017

Baum Pottery Open House and Kiln Opening

Baum Pottery

North

Approximately 25.58 miles from your location
Mar 25, 2017 through Mar 26, 2017

Baum Pottery Open House and Kiln Opening

Baum Pottery

North

Approximately 25.58 miles from your location

Featuring works of Joe Frank McKee, Mindy and Tony Winchester, and Mike and Karen Baum. Throwing demonstrations, firing demonstrations. Kiln opens Saturday at 6:30 p.m. to... Read more

Featuring works of Joe Frank McKee, Mindy and Tony Winchester, and Mike and Karen Baum. Throwing demonstrations, firing demonstrations. Kiln opens Saturday at 6:30 p.m. to music of Full Moon Ranch. Pottery raffle and refreshments

Feb 11, 2017 through May 14, 2017

Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location
Bijoux Parisiens
Feb 11, 2017 through May 14, 2017

Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location

Explores intersection of French art, fashion, and history. See 75 pieces of jewelry by Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Lalique.

Explores intersection of French art, fashion, and history. See 75 pieces of jewelry by Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Lalique.

Feb 11, 2017 through May 7, 2017

Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms & Armor

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Dressed to Kill
Feb 11, 2017 through May 7, 2017

Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms & Armor

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Exhibition introduces Japanese samurai culture and arts from 16th to 19th centuries. 130 warrior-related objects includes full suits of armor, variety of arms and art... Read more

Exhibition introduces Japanese samurai culture and arts from 16th to 19th centuries. 130 warrior-related objects includes full suits of armor, variety of arms and art works.

Dec 10, 2016 through Jun 11, 2017

The Poetry of Place: William Clift, Linda Connor, and Michael Kenna

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Dec 10, 2016 through Jun 11, 2017

The Poetry of Place: William Clift, Linda Connor, and Michael Kenna

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Featuring lyrical interpretations rather than documentary fragments, their black-and-white photographs reveal moments steeped in history.

Featuring lyrical interpretations rather than documentary fragments, their black-and-white photographs reveal moments steeped in history.

Mar 4, 2017 through Mar 27, 2016

Local Color Brush and Palette Painters Exhibit

Woman's Art Club Cultural Center

East

Approximately 3.65 miles from your location
Mar 4, 2017 through Mar 27, 2016

Local Color Brush and Palette Painters Exhibit

Woman's Art Club Cultural Center

East

Approximately 3.65 miles from your location

Stunning showcase of paintings from summer plein aire work as well as varied subjects.

Stunning showcase of paintings from summer plein aire work as well as varied subjects.

Mar 17, 2017 through Jun 4, 2017

Eirinn go Brach: A Tribute to Cincinnati's Irish Heritage

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Mar 17, 2017 through Jun 4, 2017

Eirinn go Brach: A Tribute to Cincinnati's Irish Heritage

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Years before waves of Irish immigrantsmade their way to Cincinnati to escape theGreat Famine in Ireland, many had alreadyfound a home and began to make their mark inthe... Read more

Years before waves of Irish immigrantsmade their way to Cincinnati to escape theGreat Famine in Ireland, many had alreadyfound a home and began to make their mark inthe Queen City. Éirinn go Bràch explores thecity's Irish sons and daughters' manycontributions to our cultural, political, religiousand industrial heritage.

Feb 4, 2017 through Apr 9, 2017

Lineillism Revealed

Behringer-Crawford Museum

South

Approximately 8.83 miles from your location
Feb 4, 2017 through Apr 9, 2017

Lineillism Revealed

Behringer-Crawford Museum

South

Approximately 8.83 miles from your location

In 2000, artist Jim J.C. Hall suffered attack of shingles which caused him to see world in vertical bands of color. He began painting what he saw and created new art form... Read more

In 2000, artist Jim J.C. Hall suffered attack of shingles which caused him to see world in vertical bands of color. He began painting what he saw and created new art form, Lineillism. Exhibit follows Hall's journey as artist and features 10 of his Lineillism works.

Mar 4, 2017 through Apr 9, 2017

Cincinnati Public Schools City-Wide Art Exhibition 2017

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Mar 4, 2017 through Apr 9, 2017

Cincinnati Public Schools City-Wide Art Exhibition 2017

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Annual exhibition of artwork from kindergarten through 12th-grade students. Students compete to exhibit their work. Awards given to top students.

Annual exhibition of artwork from kindergarten through 12th-grade students. Students compete to exhibit their work. Awards given to top students.

Mar 25, 2017 through Mar 26, 2017

Clay Owl Planter Class

The Pottery Place

North

Approximately 14.10 miles from your location
Mar 25, 2017 through Mar 26, 2017

Clay Owl Planter Class

The Pottery Place

North

Approximately 14.10 miles from your location

Create owl planter for spring flowers. Includes instruction, building, glazing and firing.

Create owl planter for spring flowers. Includes instruction, building, glazing and firing.

Mar 26, 2017

Papercrafting: Adventures in Color with Sharlene Boltz

Woman's Art Club Cultural Center

East

Approximately 3.65 miles from your location
Mar 26, 2017

Papercrafting: Adventures in Color with Sharlene Boltz

Woman's Art Club Cultural Center

East

Approximately 3.65 miles from your location

Class covers color theory basics, color mixing, shading, highlighting and paper selection. Project kits included, or bring own.

Class covers color theory basics, color mixing, shading, highlighting and paper selection. Project kits included, or bring own.

Mar 11, 2017 through Oct 30, 2016

Eat Drink Paint

GameWorks

South

Approximately 11.17 miles from your location
Mar 11, 2017 through Oct 30, 2016

Eat Drink Paint

GameWorks

South

Approximately 11.17 miles from your location

Food, drinks, painting and fun. Includes 1-hour game card with ticket purchase.

Food, drinks, painting and fun. Includes 1-hour game card with ticket purchase.

Mar 26, 2017

Pop-Up Festival

Leapin Lizard Gallery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location
Mar 26, 2017

Pop-Up Festival

Leapin Lizard Gallery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Features women in arts musical, visual, dance and culinary arts. Portion of proceeds go to local women-focused Cincinnati charity.

Features women in arts musical, visual, dance and culinary arts. Portion of proceeds go to local women-focused Cincinnati charity.

Mar 4, 2017 through Apr 22, 2017

The Return To Beauty: Asian Influences on Contemporary Landscape Art

Cincinnati Art Galleries

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location
Mar 4, 2017 through Apr 22, 2017

The Return To Beauty: Asian Influences on Contemporary Landscape Art

Cincinnati Art Galleries

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location

Examines influences of traditional Chinese and/or Japanese art on work of 16 regional artists, mainly painters, but also two photographers and two printmakers curated by... Read more

Examines influences of traditional Chinese and/or Japanese art on work of 16 regional artists, mainly painters, but also two photographers and two printmakers curated by area writer/editor/curator Daniel Brown.

Mar 20, 2017 through Mar 31, 2017

Senior Thesis Exhibitions

Xavier University Art Gallery

East

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location
Mar 20, 2017 through Mar 31, 2017

Senior Thesis Exhibitions

Xavier University Art Gallery

East

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location

Features Natalie Braun, Anne Donahue, Michaela Fettig and Lydia Reagan.

Features Natalie Braun, Anne Donahue, Michaela Fettig and Lydia Reagan.

Feb 13, 2017 through Mar 27, 2017

Art for All

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location
Feb 13, 2017 through Mar 27, 2017

Art for All

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location

Paint same picture as everyone else under guidance of professional artist. Stop by Main Library to see sample. Open to all adults.

Paint same picture as everyone else under guidance of professional artist. Stop by Main Library to see sample. Open to all adults.

Feb 27, 2017 through Jun 9, 2017

Anne Frank: A History for Today Exhibit

Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education

North

Approximately 7.82 miles from your location
Center for Holocaust and Humanities
Feb 27, 2017 through Jun 9, 2017

Anne Frank: A History for Today Exhibit

Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education

North

Approximately 7.82 miles from your location

Life history of Anne and her family is leading thread running through exhibition. Developed by Anne Frank House and sponsored in North America by Anne Frank Center for... Read more

Life history of Anne and her family is leading thread running through exhibition. Developed by Anne Frank House and sponsored in North America by Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect.

Mar 27, 2017

Rainbow Weaving

Campbell County Public Library - Fort Thomas

South

Approximately 5.18 miles from your location
Mar 27, 2017

Rainbow Weaving

Campbell County Public Library - Fort Thomas

South

Approximately 5.18 miles from your location

Weave with colors of rainbow to make special project. Grades 1-5.

Weave with colors of rainbow to make special project. Grades 1-5.

Mar 27, 2017

Discover the Silhouette Machine

Williamsburg Branch Library

North

Approximately 17.27 miles from your location
Mar 27, 2017

Discover the Silhouette Machine

Williamsburg Branch Library

North

Approximately 17.27 miles from your location

Program introduces Silhouette and gives step-by-step for creating and cutting first design.

Program introduces Silhouette and gives step-by-step for creating and cutting first design.

Mar 14, 2017 through Apr 25, 2017

Adult Coloring

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location
Mar 14, 2017 through Apr 25, 2017

Adult Coloring

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location

Coloring supplies provided.

Coloring supplies provided.

Mar 28, 2017

Fundamentals of Drawing

Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center

South

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location
Mar 28, 2017

Fundamentals of Drawing

Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center

South

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location

Maurice Mattei covers perspective, foreshortening, composition, various drawing techniques, anatomy, and aspects of art history. Runs March 28-May 16.

Maurice Mattei covers perspective, foreshortening, composition, various drawing techniques, anatomy, and aspects of art history. Runs March 28-May 16.

Mar 24, 2017 through Aug 19, 2017

Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location
Eternal Flame at Freedom Center
Mar 24, 2017 through Aug 19, 2017

Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

World premiere exhibition in partnership with Matthew Willman, South African documentary photographer commissioned by Nelson Mandela Foundation.

World premiere exhibition in partnership with Matthew Willman, South African documentary photographer commissioned by Nelson Mandela Foundation.

Mar 28, 2017

Lazy, Crazy Crafternoon

Union Township Branch Library

North

Approximately 6.01 miles from your location
Mar 28, 2017

Lazy, Crazy Crafternoon

Union Township Branch Library

North

Approximately 6.01 miles from your location

DIY jewelry, handy gadgets and more. Supplies provided.

DIY jewelry, handy gadgets and more. Supplies provided.

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