Cincinnati Art Museum

Art Museum Director
6:48 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Art Museum gets new Director

Cameron Kitchin
Credit Cincinnati Art Museum website

The Cincinnati Art Museum has a new Director.  Cameron Kitchin will start October 1. 

In a release, the Art Museum reports its board of directors unanimously chose Kitchin for the position.  He comes from the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art in Memphis, Tennessee where he served as director. 

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Exhibit Review
1:00 am
Fri July 25, 2014

A review of the Cincinnati Silver: 1788-1940 exhibit at the Cincinnati Art Museum

One piece from the Cincinnati Silver exhibit

The Cincinnati Art Museum’s exhibit Cincinnati Silver: 1788-1940 celebrates the history in the production and trade of luxury silver wares. Jane Durrell has a review of this exhibit, which runs through September 7.

Lois Rosenthal
12:04 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Arts patron Lois Rosenthal has died

Richard and Lois Rosenthal
Credit University of Cincinnati

If you've ever visited the Cincinnati Art Museum and noticed you didn't have to pay admission, you have Lois and Richard Rosenthal to thank.

Lois Rosenthal died peacefully Sunday at the age of 75, according to an obituary in the New York Times.

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Cincinnati Remembers WWI
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

MamLuft & Co. Dance presents "The Tragedy of Time" at the CAM

Frank Johnson has a reminder about the upcoming MamLuft & Co. Dance performance of The Tragedy of Time, their contribution to the Cincinnati Remembers WWI effort.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri April 4, 2014

"Crown" at Art Museum Generates Discussion

"Crown" exhibit at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
Tana Weingartner / WVXU

While the Cincinnati Art Museum is closed, a sniper fires 19 rounds into a bronze cube. Video and still cameras record the bullets as they make their way from the sniper’s rifle in the museum’s front lobby, travel past more traditional works of art, and pierce the metal cube, mounted in the Great Hall. “Crown,” the work of conceptual artist Todd Pavlisko, now on display at the museum, has generated discussion and some controversy.  Matt Distel, Art Museum adjunct curator of contemporary art, joins us to discuss “Crown” and its place in the world of art.

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