architecture

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Mon October 27, 2014

50 years of preserving Cincinnati's past - the Cincinnati Preservation Association

  As the Cincinnati Preservation Association is celebrating its 50th anniversary, the organization'’s original mission to save Native American and early settlement sites has evolved to saving individual buildings and reviving entire neighborhoods.

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Family Fun Saturdays
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Betts House lets kids Build It! this summer

Cincinnati’s Betts House, Ohio’s oldest brick home, invites parents and kids this summer to come by and enjoy the exhibit Build It!, allowing for hands on activities to introduce the concept of architecture to the next generation. Executive Director Dayle Deardurff joins Jane Durrell to discuss the exhibit, on loan from archKIDecture of Chicago, how it fits into the Betts House mission, and the house’s Family Fun Saturdays.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Recognizing Cincinnati's Architectural Styles

Union Terminal and its Moderne Art Deco architecture

  Victorian, Art Deco, Federal, Italianate, German Gothic, Cincinnati’s downtown and surrounding neighborhoods are home to a variety of architectural styles.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Rookwood Pottery of Cincinnati

A Rookwood tile depicting Carew Tower, one Cincinnati landmark memorialized by another.
Provided, Rookwood Pottery of Cincinnati

Founded in 1880 by Maria Longworth in Cincinnati, Rookwood Pottery was soon recognized for its beautiful and distinctive pieces worldwide. In 1902 Rookwood began creating architectural pottery, and its tiles and custom designs adorned thousands of private homes and public buildings, from Carew Tower to Grand Central Station.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Preserving Cincinnati's Historical Landmarks

Front Facade and Entrance of Pinecroft - the Estate of Powel Crosley, Jr.
By Paul Muller, Cincinnati Preservation Association

  The Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) works to preserve the historic cultural buildings and sites in Cincinnati. To help celebrate its 50th anniversary, CPS is asking you to help select the 50 top historic buildings and sites that define Cincinnati. Union Terminal?  City Hall? Carew Tower?

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