Two Of A Kind: Future Retrieval’s “Close Parallel” at the Cincinnati Art Museum

Two Of A Kind: Future Retrieval’s “Close Parallel” at the Cincinnati Art Museum

In mid-March, the 2021 National Council on Education of the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) annual conference was to be held in Cincinnati. Due to the pandemic, this highly anticipated event ...

Ceramics Shows at Weston Gallery, DAAP Meyers Gallery, Manifest Gallery, and the Contemporary Arts Center

Ceramics Shows at Weston Gallery, DAAP Meyers Gallery, Manifest Gallery, and the Contemporary Arts Center

Clay and the Human Imprint: “Social Recession” at the Weston Gallery March 13-April 24, 2021; “Multi-Cultural Fellowship Exhibition” at DAAP Meyers Gallery, February 22-Mar...

Once Again, Painting’s Invincibility: American Painting: The Eighties Revisited  Cincinnati Art Museum, March 12–July 11, 2021 Cynthia M. Kukla

Once Again, Painting’s Invincibility: American Painting: The Eighties Revisited Cincinnati Art Museum, March 12–July 11, 2021 Cynthia M. Kukla

Every past era offers us a view of the cultural riches deemed significant in its time.  Looking back on an era gives us a glimpse into the thinking of the era’s makers and those...

Space to Dream: "Reflections of the Harlem Renaissance" at Kennedy Heights

Space to Dream: “Reflections of the Harlem Renaissance” at Kennedy Heights

Featuring one or two works by twelve artists, Reflections of the Harlem Renaissance might at first seem a small show. But stopping to dwell with any piece reveals a vast and at tim...

“Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes,” Taft Art Museum through June 6, 2021

“Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes,” Taft Art Museum through June 6, 2021

Organized by the New-York Historical Society, “Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes” is a delight, sure to tantalize everyone with a ...

March 2021


Two Of A Kind: Future Retrieval’s “Close Parallel” at the Cincinnati Art Museum
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In mid-March, the 2021 National Council on Education of the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) annual conference was to be held in Cincinnati. Due to the pandemic, this highly anticipated event ...

Ceramics Shows at Weston Gallery, DAAP Meyers Gallery, Manifest Gallery, and the Contemporary Arts Center
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Clay and the Human Imprint: “Social Recession” at the Weston Gallery March 13-April 24, 2021; “Multi-Cultural Fellowship Exhibition” at DAAP Meyers Gallery, February 22-Mar...

Once Again, Painting’s Invincibility: American Painting: The Eighties Revisited Cincinnati Art Museum, March 12–July 11, 2021 Cynthia M. Kukla
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Every past era offers us a view of the cultural riches deemed significant in its time.  Looking back on an era gives us a glimpse into the thinking of the era’s makers and those...

Space to Dream: “Reflections of the Harlem Renaissance” at Kennedy Heights
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Featuring one or two works by twelve artists, Reflections of the Harlem Renaissance might at first seem a small show. But stopping to dwell with any piece reveals a vast and at tim...

“Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes,” Taft Art Museum through June 6, 2021
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Organized by the New-York Historical Society, “Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes” is a delight, sure to tantalize everyone with a ...

An NFT Sold for $69.3 Million in the Name of Art. Who’s Paying for It?
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Few had heard of Mike Winkelmann until reports of the $69.3 million sale of his digital collage, Everydays: The First 5000 Days, catapulted him to star level overnight, landing his...

Cincinnati Art Galleries: “Provenance”
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Cincinnati Art Galleries, at 225 East 6th Street, is presenting new acquisitions including small and medium sized paintings including sixty pieces from the collection of Charles an...

“Cocoon: Fibers of Home 1 1An Exhibition of Female Fiber Artists,” 1628 Ltd., through May 21, 2021
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“Cocoon: Fibers of Home” at 1628 Ltd. suits the time. The exhibition’s title perfectly describes the concept behind the show that features the work of Annabel Biernat, R. Dar...

Confronting Greatness: A Celebration of Women Artists
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

January 25 through June 11, 2021 Miami University Art Museum (MUMA), Oxford, Ohio Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm (Check for current hours) I would like to celebrate the exhibit ...

Exploring the Figure, Inside and Out
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

The development of an artist is a mysterious thing. The yoking of hand and mind, style and subject matter, conscious and subconscious — all can happen in any way, at any speed, w...

New Gallery Update
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Aeqai visited several galleries as they have changed, including names, locations, staff, space, interiors, art, artists, buyers, technology, services, COVID issues and focus.  Lea...

“The Smash-Up” by Ali Benjamin
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Of the many novels published so far in 2021, few stand out for overall excellence; many are overpraised and veer into the whiny.  Ali Benjamin’s first novel for adults, R...

“Fake Accounts” by Lauren Oyler
Mar 27, 2021 | by | Read →

Although I am leery of, and usually bored by, novels about the internet, a world in which I have little to zero interest, Lauren Oyler’s debut novel “Fake Accounts̶...

January/February 2021


Whistling in the Dark: “Frank Duveneck: American Master” at Cincinnati Art Museum, December 18, 2020-March 28, 2021
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It’s long been discussed whether Duveneck’s lasting contribution to American art is more as a painter or a teacher. As a painter, his influence has been hard to characterize, b...

Going Home: “And the Presence of Light” at the Weston Gallery
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

The new installation at the Weston Gallery called “And the Presence of Light” by Oberlin, OH based artist Johnny Coleman is inspired by the story of 4 year old Lee Howard Dobbi...

SOS Art Retrospective: 2016-2020
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

For their annual SOS ART 2021, the Kennedy Heights Arts center is presenting a retrospective of the past five years of SOS shows.  In a nutshell, SOS ART showcases artists who wor...

Landscape without Landscape: “Bukang Y. Kim: Journey to the East” at Dayton Art Institute, November 7, 2020-February 14, 2021
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Editor’s Note: This show has been extended until August 15, 2021 In writing about Bukang Yu Kim’s extraordinary solo show of ten paintings at the Dayton Art Institute, I ne...

“Pressing On: Prints by Members of the Tiger Lily Press,” Caza Sikes, through February 28, 2021
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Printmaking encompasses a myriad of techniques. The processes can be complicated. The equipment is specialized. And often expensive. Some artists have the wherewithal to set up the...

Cincinnati Art Galleries Continues Its Longstanding Tradition of Panorama
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

There are many longstanding traditions in Cincinnati.  Panorama of Cincinnati Art is one of them. Randy and Michele Sandler opened Cincinnati Art Galleries in 1983 at 225 E. 6th S...

Fotofolio: Glenna Jennings
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

“At Table” (2005-ongoing) Glenna’s statement and bio: Place and Space are consistent themes in my work, which ranges from documentary and constructed photography to socially-...

Spelunking Through “Substrata” at EPOCH Gallery
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

The entryway to “Substrata” at EPOCH Gallery consigns you to a steep snowy slope several yards from a building appearing as a futuristic ski lodge.  At your every pause, you f...

An Exhibition of Two Textile Artists Carolyn Mazloomi :“A Piece if My Mind” and Heather Jones: “A Sense of Place” January 30 – February 27, 2021 Alice and Harris Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
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“Every human being in the world has a “cradle to grave” relationship with textiles.” These words by Carolyn Mazloomi contextualize her choice of quilts as her chosen art me...

Lights, Camera and Memes – Art in the Age of Digital Immediacy
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

The Night Gallery is a gem within the maze of LA’s Industrial District. “Headlines” by Derek Boshier and “Screen Time” by Luke Murphy and Christine Wang are two exhibitio...

“Let Me Tell You What I Mean” by Joan Didion
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

I have long believed that Joan Didion has the greatest mind of any writer, thinker, essayist, reporter, anywhere in the world during her long writing career (both fiction and nonfi...

“That Old Country Music” by Kevin Barry
Feb 20, 2021 | by | Read →

Kevin Barry, whose 2019 novel “Night Boat to Tangier” was one of that year’s best novels, has returned with a gorgeous book of short stories, “That Old Coun...


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    We’re pleased to let our readers know that our March issue of Aeqai has just posted, and equally pleased that so many arts venues, nonprofits and commercial spaces both, have...