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Sep 23, 2017

Pioneer Days

DeWitt Log Homestead

North

Approximately 34.10 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Pioneer Days

DeWitt Log Homestead

North

Approximately 34.10 miles from your location

Step back in time to watch pioneer crafts and demonstrations. Games and food.

Step back in time to watch pioneer crafts and demonstrations. Games and food.

Sep 9, 2017 through Sep 7, 2017

Star Wars And The Power of Costume

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location
Star Wars and the Power of Costume at Cincinnati Museum Center. (Photo credit: 2017 Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. Used under authorization.)
Sep 9, 2017 through Sep 7, 2017

Star Wars And The Power of Costume

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location

Iconic costumes from a galaxy far, far away are presented in the Smithsonian traveling exhibition.

Iconic costumes from a galaxy far, far away are presented in the Smithsonian traveling exhibition.

Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 5, 2017

Where the Years Have Gone: From the Sixties to the Cyber Days

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location
Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 5, 2017

Where the Years Have Gone: From the Sixties to the Cyber Days

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location

Variety of photos taken from 1960s and 1970s into age of technology. Exhibit continues through Oct. 5.

Variety of photos taken from 1960s and 1970s into age of technology. Exhibit continues through Oct. 5.

Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 5, 2017

Othered Body

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location
Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 5, 2017

Othered Body

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location

Exhibition explores journey each person must make through self discovery, depression, anxiety, and body insecurity. Artist takes viewers through pressures of being... Read more

Exhibition explores journey each person must make through self discovery, depression, anxiety, and body insecurity. Artist takes viewers through pressures of being transgender as well as question of if true self discovery is even possible. Continues through Oct. 5.

Aug 29, 2017 through Nov 12, 2017

The John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge at 150

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Aug 29, 2017 through Nov 12, 2017

The John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge at 150

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Discover story of bridge with plans, photos, documents and postcards.

Discover story of bridge with plans, photos, documents and postcards.

Sep 6, 2017 through Oct 13, 2017

BESA: A Code of Honor

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Sep 6, 2017 through Oct 13, 2017

BESA: A Code of Honor

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Photographic exhibit of Muslim Albanians who rescued Jews during Holocaust. Norman Gershman photographer.

Photographic exhibit of Muslim Albanians who rescued Jews during Holocaust. Norman Gershman photographer.

Aug 25, 2017 through Oct 29, 2017

Shakespeare and the Queen City

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
Aug 25, 2017 through Oct 29, 2017

Shakespeare and the Queen City

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location

The first published edition of a literary icon's most famous works is coming to Cincinnati. Shakespeare and the Queen City will feature a rare First Folio, the first... Read more

The first published edition of a literary icon's most famous works is coming to Cincinnati. Shakespeare and the Queen City will feature a rare First Folio, the first published collection of William Shakespeare's most famous works. Published in 1623, the First Folio is the centerpiece of the exhibition that displays the ways... Read More

Sep 2, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

Walk-In and Create in Brazee's Glassroom

Brazee Street Studios

East

Approximately 5.00 miles from your location
Sep 2, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

Walk-In and Create in Brazee's Glassroom

Brazee Street Studios

East

Approximately 5.00 miles from your location

Create glass project like sun catcher, necklace or decorative bowl. No experience necessary.

Create glass project like sun catcher, necklace or decorative bowl. No experience necessary.

May 16, 2017 through May 16, 2017

Red to Bronze: The Story of Reds Statues

Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.07 miles from your location
Reds Hall of Fame and Museum
May 16, 2017 through May 16, 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.

Sep 23, 2017 through Sep 24, 2017

Pyramid Hill Art Fair

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum

North

Approximately 21.99 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017 through Sep 24, 2017

Pyramid Hill Art Fair

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum

North

Approximately 21.99 miles from your location

15th annual event where nearly 60 artists and craftsmen display their wares.

15th annual event where nearly 60 artists and craftsmen display their wares.

Sep 22, 2017 through Feb 25, 2018

Swoon

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Contemporary Arts Center
Sep 22, 2017 through Feb 25, 2018

Swoon

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Major survey of era-defining artist Caledonia Curry, better known as Swoon, showcases dimensions of multi-faceted practice, including new large-scale public installation,... Read more

Major survey of era-defining artist Caledonia Curry, better known as Swoon, showcases dimensions of multi-faceted practice, including new large-scale public installation, re-stagings of past landmark projects and survey of her socially-driven work in countries like Haiti and Kenya and cities like Braddock and New Orleans.

Jul 15, 2017 through Oct 22, 2017

Jane Benson: Half-Truths

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Contemporary Arts Center
Jul 15, 2017 through Oct 22, 2017

Jane Benson: Half-Truths

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Story of 2 Iraqi brothers who escaped from Baghdad in early 2002 becomes vehicle for British-born, NY-based artist to explore social reverberations caused by geo-cultural... Read more

Story of 2 Iraqi brothers who escaped from Baghdad in early 2002 becomes vehicle for British-born, NY-based artist to explore social reverberations caused by geo-cultural separation. Continues through Oct. 22.

Jul 15, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Njideka Akunyili Crosby
Jul 15, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Exhibition unites artist's seminal series, bringing together individual pieces from London, Johannesburg, New York and Los Angeles. Continues through Oct. 1.

Exhibition unites artist's seminal series, bringing together individual pieces from London, Johannesburg, New York and Los Angeles. Continues through Oct. 1.

Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 7, 2017

Timing is Everything

Eisele Gallery of Fine Art

East

Approximately 3.25 miles from your location
Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 7, 2017

Timing is Everything

Eisele Gallery of Fine Art

East

Approximately 3.25 miles from your location

Unique 2-person exhibit showcases paintings of MaryBeth Karaus and David Mueller. Continues through Oct. 7.

Unique 2-person exhibit showcases paintings of MaryBeth Karaus and David Mueller. Continues through Oct. 7.

Jun 8, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Kenner And The Building Of An Empire

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at dusk
Jun 8, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Kenner And The Building Of An Empire

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location

Relive childhood with story of how Cincinnati changed toy industry. Features over 150 toys including original Star Wars action figures.

Relive childhood with story of how Cincinnati changed toy industry. Features over 150 toys including original Star Wars action figures.

Sep 23, 2017

Garden in Glass Workshop

H.J. Benken Florist

North

Approximately 5.88 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Garden in Glass Workshop

H.J. Benken Florist

North

Approximately 5.88 miles from your location

Create small terrarium. All supplies and instruction included. 10 percent discount on any add-ons.

Create small terrarium. All supplies and instruction included. 10 percent discount on any add-ons.

Jun 10, 2017 through Nov 11, 2017

Glendale During WWI: Doing Our Bit

Glendale Heritage Museum

North

Approximately 12.92 miles from your location
Jun 10, 2017 through Nov 11, 2017

Glendale During WWI: Doing Our Bit

Glendale Heritage Museum

North

Approximately 12.92 miles from your location

Exhibit features stories about Glendale citizens during WWI, those who worked for war effort at home and those who served overseas.

Exhibit features stories about Glendale citizens during WWI, those who worked for war effort at home and those who served overseas.

Sep 8, 2017 through Mar 4, 2018

Ana England: Kinship

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Ana England
Sep 8, 2017 through Mar 4, 2018

Ana England: Kinship

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Artist is fascinated by foundational and fundamental connections inherent in nature, and believes that connections between us are much stronger than that which separates... Read more

Artist is fascinated by foundational and fundamental connections inherent in nature, and believes that connections between us are much stronger than that which separates us.

Aug 9, 2017 through Nov 4, 2017

Jack Arthur Wood: Meet Me at the Horizon

Hudson Jones Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Aug 9, 2017 through Nov 4, 2017

Jack Arthur Wood: Meet Me at the Horizon

Hudson Jones Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Exhibit continues through Nov. 6.

Exhibit continues through Nov. 6.

Jun 16, 2017 through Jan 28, 2018

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
William Kentridge, More Sweetly Play the Dance
Jun 16, 2017 through Jan 28, 2018

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge's powerful film installation encircles viewer with 7 screens as travelers pass across animated landscape accompanied by... Read more

Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge's powerful film installation encircles viewer with 7 screens as travelers pass across animated landscape accompanied by brass band.

Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 7, 2017

Jill Baker Gower: Retouched

Ombre Gallery

East

Approximately 4.97 miles from your location
Sep 9, 2017 through Oct 7, 2017

Jill Baker Gower: Retouched

Ombre Gallery

East

Approximately 4.97 miles from your location

Series of pieces inspired by ornate mirror frames, tools used for beautification, faceted gems, and human body.

Series of pieces inspired by ornate mirror frames, tools used for beautification, faceted gems, and human body.

Jun 10, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Treasures from the Berger Collection: British Paintings 1400-2000

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location
Treasures
Jun 10, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Treasures from the Berger Collection: British Paintings 1400-2000

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location

50 paintings span 6 centuries in this who's who of British painting. Highlights from Berger Collection, housed in Denver Art Museum, convey history of British artistic... Read more

50 paintings span 6 centuries in this who's who of British painting. Highlights from Berger Collection, housed in Denver Art Museum, convey history of British artistic achievement.

Jul 14, 2017 through Nov 5, 2017

Small Paintings from the Taft Collection

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location
Taft Museum of Art
Jul 14, 2017 through Nov 5, 2017

Small Paintings from the Taft Collection

Taft Museum of Art

Downtown

Approximately 6.86 miles from your location

Group of diminutive oils features landscape, portrait, and figure paintings by artists from United States, France, and Holland.

Group of diminutive oils features landscape, portrait, and figure paintings by artists from United States, France, and Holland.

Aug 26, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

It's Star Time: King Records

MOTR Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location
Aug 26, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

It's Star Time: King Records

MOTR Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Exhibit features 15 local visual artists presenting portraits of King Records recording artists.

Exhibit features 15 local visual artists presenting portraits of King Records recording artists.

Jun 17, 2017 through Oct 15, 2017

Anila Quayyum Agha: All The Flowers Are For Me

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Cincinnati Art Museum
Jun 17, 2017 through Oct 15, 2017

Anila Quayyum Agha: All The Flowers Are For Me

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Pakistani-American artist creates immersive installations by manipulating light.

Pakistani-American artist creates immersive installations by manipulating light.

Aug 12, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

Riflessioni di Colore: Claudio Malacarne and Gianluca Vidal

Marta Hewett Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Aug 12, 2017 through Sep 30, 2017

Riflessioni di Colore: Claudio Malacarne and Gianluca Vidal

Marta Hewett Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Summer exhibition of Italian artists features work from painter Malacarne's Water series and glassworks from Vidal. Continues through Sept. 30.

Summer exhibition of Italian artists features work from painter Malacarne's Water series and glassworks from Vidal. Continues through Sept. 30.

Sep 23, 2017

Building Big Ideas

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Building Big Ideas

Cincinnati Museum Center

Downtown

Approximately 8.78 miles from your location

Come to CMC for a celebration of all things engineering! Indulge your child's love of construction, the fascination of taking things apart, and their interest in super... Read more

Come to CMC for a celebration of all things engineering! Indulge your child's love of construction, the fascination of taking things apart, and their interest in super structures like bridges and skyscrapers during the day-long event.

Sep 23, 2017

Art Affaire

Downtown Milford

North

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Art Affaire

Downtown Milford

North

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Juried, outdoor art and fine craft show featuring over 100 local and regional artists, musical entertainment and food.

Juried, outdoor art and fine craft show featuring over 100 local and regional artists, musical entertainment and food.

Sep 16, 2017 through Oct 14, 2017

Mimi Nieman and Barbara Heimann

Mary Ran Gallery

East

Approximately 3.89 miles from your location
Sep 16, 2017 through Oct 14, 2017

Mimi Nieman and Barbara Heimann

Mary Ran Gallery

East

Approximately 3.89 miles from your location

Exhibit by modern impressionists. Runs through Oct. 14.

Exhibit by modern impressionists. Runs through Oct. 14.

Sep 18, 2017 through Oct 20, 2017

Biophilia, Standing Witness

Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery at the College of Mount St. Joseph

West

Approximately 14.11 miles from your location
Sep 18, 2017 through Oct 20, 2017

Biophilia, Standing Witness

Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery at the College of Mount St. Joseph

West

Approximately 14.11 miles from your location

Features works from 12 women artists. Exhibit continues through Oct. 20.

Features works from 12 women artists. Exhibit continues through Oct. 20.

Aug 13, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Master of Loyalty Is in the Gallery Tonight: Art About Antonio Adams

Thunder-Sky Inc.

North

Approximately 10.47 miles from your location
Aug 13, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Master of Loyalty Is in the Gallery Tonight: Art About Antonio Adams

Thunder-Sky Inc.

North

Approximately 10.47 miles from your location

Pique Gallery co-owner and curator Lindsey Whittle curates work by variety of artists inspired by Antonio Adams. Continues through Oct. 6.

Pique Gallery co-owner and curator Lindsey Whittle curates work by variety of artists inspired by Antonio Adams. Continues through Oct. 6.

May 13, 2017 through Dec 30, 2017

CAC at 21c

21c Museum Hotel

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location
21c Museum Hotel
May 13, 2017 through Dec 30, 2017

CAC at 21c

21c Museum Hotel

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati collaborates with Contemporary Arts Center for docent-led 30-minute guided tour through 21c galleries followed by 30-minute tour of CAC.

21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati collaborates with Contemporary Arts Center for docent-led 30-minute guided tour through 21c galleries followed by 30-minute tour of CAC.

Sep 23, 2017

Last Look Cafe: Midsummer Dreams: We Are Such Stuff

Wash Park Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.74 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Last Look Cafe: Midsummer Dreams: We Are Such Stuff

Wash Park Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.74 miles from your location

Enjoy coffee and sweets with this last look at exhibit inspired by Shakespeare's poetic observations of our passions and imperfections.

Enjoy coffee and sweets with this last look at exhibit inspired by Shakespeare's poetic observations of our passions and imperfections.

Jul 14, 2017 through Sep 23, 2017

Midsummer Dreams: We Are Such Stuff

Wash Park Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.74 miles from your location
Jul 14, 2017 through Sep 23, 2017

Midsummer Dreams: We Are Such Stuff

Wash Park Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.74 miles from your location

Shakespeare's poetic observations inspire visual voyage through landscapes-enchanted and real, and dreams-light and dark. Exhibit continues through Sept. 23.

Shakespeare's poetic observations inspire visual voyage through landscapes-enchanted and real, and dreams-light and dark. Exhibit continues through Sept. 23.

Sep 23, 2017

Ken Gonzales-Day

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Ken Gonzales-Day

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Artist lecture.

Artist lecture.

Sep 23, 2017

Canvas Painting: Peacock

The Colorful Cupboard

North

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Canvas Painting: Peacock

The Colorful Cupboard

North

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location

Step by step instructions on fun paintings that any ability from beginner to master will enjoy. All supplies included. Bring own snacks and drinks.

Step by step instructions on fun paintings that any ability from beginner to master will enjoy. All supplies included. Bring own snacks and drinks.

Jul 13, 2017 through Dec 30, 2017

Paint and Sip Painting Parties

Pinot's Palette Kenwood

North

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Jul 13, 2017 through Dec 30, 2017

Paint and Sip Painting Parties

Pinot's Palette Kenwood

North

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

No-experience-required art class directed by trained, local artists. Supplies included.

No-experience-required art class directed by trained, local artists. Supplies included.

Sep 23, 2017

Backlot 30 Party

Over-the-Rhine

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location
Sep 23, 2017

Backlot 30 Party

Over-the-Rhine

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

Party recreates back lot of movie set with special effects, entertainment, production design, props, makeup artists and behind-the-scenes surprises. Food stations,... Read more

Party recreates back lot of movie set with special effects, entertainment, production design, props, makeup artists and behind-the-scenes surprises. Food stations, specialty bars, DJ with dance floor and more.

Sep 24, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Charley Harper Quilt Show

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve

North

Approximately 15.14 miles from your location
Sep 24, 2017 through Oct 1, 2017

Charley Harper Quilt Show

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve

North

Approximately 15.14 miles from your location

100 small quilts of new and past fabric interpretations of Charley Harpers work and new challenge quilts in theme Flora and Fauna of Ohio. Daily park pass is $3 for... Read more

100 small quilts of new and past fabric interpretations of Charley Harpers work and new challenge quilts in theme Flora and Fauna of Ohio. Daily park pass is $3 for residents, $5 for non resident.

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