Announcements

Tiger Lily Press Print Sale Nov 2 at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

October 31st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Tiger Lily Press Print Sale Nov 2 at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

Saturday, November 2,  11 a.m. – 5 p.m. The sale is located on the 2nd floor gallery at: Clifton Cultural Arts Center  3711 Clifton Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45220 Tiger Lily Press will offer fine art prints for sale by local printmakers. Meet the artists and hear them explain their wonderful techniques for making art. Enjoy [...]

Autumn Air Art Fair at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

October 31st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Autumn Air Art Fair at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

This year’s event will feature approximately 40 talented artists and will be held on Saturday, November 2nd in the Clifton Cultural Arts Center (CCAC). The Autumn Air Art Fair is recognized for it’s high quality and mix of unique handcrafted art. The event is free to the public. There is ample free parking in the [...]

Artists and Health Care Seminar

October 31st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Art on the Streets and Know Theatre are hosting an evening of information and conversation about the new health care benefits, requirements, rights, credits, and more. FIND OUT: *    What insurance coverage is available through the Health Insurance Marketplace? *    How much does coverage cost? *    What financial assistance is available to help pay premiums [...]

Cincinnati Book Publishing (CBP) announces publication of Cincinnati’s Terrace Plaza Hotel: An Icon of American Modernism by University of Cincinnati DAAP graduate Shawn Patrick Tubb

October 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Cincinnati Book Publishing (CBP) announces publication of Cincinnati’s Terrace Plaza Hotel: An Icon of American Modernism by University of Cincinnati DAAP graduate Shawn Patrick Tubb. Cincinnati Art Museum director Aaron Betsky wrote the foreword, which aptly describes the Terrace Plaza’s leadership position in the Modernist art and architecture movement in the U.S. after World War [...]

ART AFTER DARK: IMMORTAL SPIRITS October 25

October 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

ART AFTER DARK: IMMORTAL SPIRITS Final Friday, October 25, 2013 5pm-9pm You haven’t seen a Final Friday like this! Every picture tells a story and for October’s Final Friday, spirits tell tales of their own among more than 60,000 works of art at the Cincinnati Art Museum. Art After Dark presents “IMMORTAL SPIRITS” from 5pm-9pm, [...]

“Why Does Contemporary Art Matter?” Lecture in the Mary R. Schiff Library Friday, October 25

October 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

“After Dark” Lecture in the Mary R. Schiff Library; “Why Does Contemporary Art Matter?” Featuring; Manifest Gallery, SCPA, SOS Art and more Friday, October 25, 2013 7pm to 8pm Located on the third floor of the former Art Academy space, our new rooftop library (The Mary R. Schiff Library) is the perfect place for great [...]

CALL TO PROFESSORS OF ART + CURRENT OR FORMER STUDENTS OR ARTISTS + CURRENT OR FORMER PROFESSORS

October 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Have you ever been student of art? Or are you, or have you ever been, a teacher or professor? If so then TAPPED is a exhibit opportunity for you… TAPPED 4th Annual Exhibit of Works by Professors and their Current or Former Students (or Artists and their Current or Former Professors) Out of respect for [...]

Letter from the Editor

October 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements, October 2013

Letter from the Editor  The October issue of aeqai has just been posted, and we think that you will find this issue our very strongest yet, indicative of both the artistic and literary talent in this region. As we have noted more frequently, the variety and complexity of the exhibitions offered has gotten more sophisticated and [...]

Local Artist Kevin Muente’s Artwork Featured in “INTO THE WILD” on Display at the RJD Gallery in Sag Harbor NY

October 21st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

“INTO THE WILD” Join us on an aesthetic voyage as we explore the artwork of artists Dragan Bibin, Carlo Cane, Rick Garland, Kevin Muente, John Jude Palencar, Dan VanLandingham, Wang Xiaobo and more. Exhibit will be on display thru November 6th For more information about the gallery, and to learn more about our artists, please [...]

Creative Community Rallies Support for Colleague

October 21st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Landor Associates is honored to be opening its doors to the local creative community for an evening to benefit  Mike Amann. Mike is a passionate, active contributor to the local design community and owner of The BLDG art studio in Covington, Kentucky. He also happens to be the husband of one of Landor’s own, Associate [...]

LLOYD LIBRARY AND MUSEUM ANNOUNCES AWARD of an ArtsWave PROJECT SUPPORT GRANT for its FALL EXHIBITION: WOUNDED HOME

October 21st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Lloyd Library and Museum is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of a Project Support Grant from Cincinnati’s ArtsWave.  This grant supports an educational programming component of the Lloyd’s ambitious and visionary exhibition, Wounded Home, a commemoration of the Civil War and its impact on the home front.  The grant provides funding [...]

ONE 4- the Fourth Annual Manifest Prize

October 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

$1000 Cash Award + Solo Feature Exhibit of ONE Prize-winning Work Open to works of any media, genre/style, and size. There are no restrictions on submissions to The Manifest Prize. Artists who have been included in previous Manifest projects are always welcome to submit to any future project, including the Manifest Prize. Deadline: November 1, [...]

Announcing the Lloyd Medicinal and Johnny Appleseed Memorial Garden at the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden

October 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Announcing the Lloyd Medicinal and Johnny Appleseed Memorial Garden at The Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden New installment set for dedication on October 23, 2013 COLUMBUS, OH—The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden is pleased to announce its latest addition to the Heritage Garden, the Lloyd Medicinal and Johnny Appleseed Memorial [...]

CPA Program: Saving Buildings with the Landbank 10/12/13

October 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Saving Buildings With the Land Bank Saturday, October 12, 10 am – noon Hauck House, 812 Dayton Street, West End Presented by the Hamilton County Land Reutilization Corporation Learn how the land bank’s new Preservation Grant program can save important historic buildings in your community by stabilizing rather than demolishing them.Then see the land bank’s [...]

Laura Letinsky Lecture and Reception Wednesday October 9, 2013 7:00 pm at the Cincinnati Art Museum

October 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Laura Letinsky Lecture and Reception Wednesday October 9, 2013 7:00 pm Fath Auditorium, Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 Lecture Free and Open to the Public No Reservation Required Reception A reception will immediately follow the lecture in the Great Hall. Parking is free for Cincinnati Art Museum members, $4 for [...]

NKU to host live screening of PBS broadcast of ‘Moby-Dick’ opera Nov. 1

October 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Northern Kentucky University will host a live screening of the PBS Great Performances broadcast of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s Moby-Dick opera on Friday, Nov. 1, at 9 p.m., in the Griffin Hall George and Ellen Rieveschl Digitorium. The opera received rave reviews at its world premiere at the Dallas Opera in 2010 and at [...]

Moby Dick Rehearsed on Stage at Northern Kentucky University

October 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Moby Dick Rehearsed By Orson Welles Directed by Michael W. Hatton September 26 – October 6, 2013 NKU Robert & Rosemary Stauss Theatre An ingenious idea is employed to accommodate the sweep of this classic story on the stage. A Shakespearean company who puts down their rehearsal sides of Lear and curiously take up those [...]

Clifton Cultural Arts Center Hires New Executive Director

October 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Clifton Cultural Arts Center is very excited to announce Leslie R. Mooney as their new executive director starting on October 21. Mooney, formerly the ‎Director of Development at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, received her Bachelor of Arts in History from Georgetown College in Kentucky and her Master of Arts in Public History [...]

FotoFocus is a proud to announce the 2013 The Spirit of Light Award Recipient

October 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

FotoFocus is a proud to announce that the 2013 recipient of The Spirit of Light Award is Robert A. Flischel, Owner of Robert A. Flischel Photography. The Spirit of Light Award is presented to an individual who has shown a commitment to the art and craft of photography over a lifetime. This award also recognized [...]

Carl Solway Gallery at Texas Contemporary Art Fair | October 10-13, 2013

October 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Carl Solway Gallery will be at the Texas Contemporary Art Fair at Booth 1111. The Texas Contemporary Art Fair is located at the George R. Brown Convention Center – HALL A at 1001 Avenida De Las Americas in Houston, Texas. Artists include: John Cage Peter Halley Ann Hamilton Diane Landry Nam June Paik Alan [...]

ONE 4 – The 4th Annual Manifest Prize

October 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

DEADLINE: November 1, 2013 (cash award + solo exhibit) ONE 4 – The 4th Annual Manifest Prize A $1000 Cash Award & Solo Exhibit of One Jury Selected, Prize-Winning Work Eligibility: ONE 4 is open to everyone (students and professionals are encouraged to submit). The only limitation is that entries must represent original works of [...]

WORKS ON PAPER

October 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

DEADLINE: November 8, 2013 (regional gallery exhibit) WORKS ON PAPER (Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana) Calling for works on paper by artists in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. A showcase of artists in Manifest’s own back yard. Application deadline: November 8, 2013 INFO IS FORTHCOMING and will be posted to www.manifestgallery.org/projects as it is available

TAPPED – Professors and their Current or Former Students

October 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

DEADLINE: November 4, 2013 (gallery exhibit) TAPPED – Professors and their Current or Former Students Please Note – this is NOT a call for collaborative works. TAPPED will feature works made individually by each artist. The relationship between art students and their professors can be a powerful one. Even when this bond is left unstated, [...]

NKY Restoration committee announces call to artists for 2nd Annual Restoration Weekend Poster Contest.

October 1st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Artists are asked to convey the theme of historic architecture, historic building details, craftsmanship, building trades, riverfront landscapes or topics that celebrate the historic architecture, craftsmanship, and materials found in Northern Kentucky.  Artists can use their favorite media(s) and must incorporate all the mandatory information found on the poster contest application. Entry Form:Download here. To [...]

Final Call For Entries. AQUACHROME : WORKS OF WATERCOLOR

October 1st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

WORKS OF WATERCOLOR AQUACHROME An International Survey of Contemporary Watercolor Deadline: October 2, 2013 http://www.manifestgallery.org/aquachrome Media: Open to all traditional and non-traditional approaches to watercolor. Entries must represent original works which feature watercolor as their primary (but not necessarily exclusive) media. Manifest is a community-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization. Mission Statement: Manifest stands for the [...]

Old World Restorations and Eisele Gallery host Art and Antique Restoration Event

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Restoration experts will be available in the Eisele Gallery on Wednesday October 2nd from 9AM until 7PM to inspect and provide complimentary estimates to clean, restore and preserve your damaged or deteriorated Art and Antiques. Consult with Art Conservators, Silversmiths, Photograph Restorers, Picture Framers and Jewelry Repair Specialists at the same time and in one [...]

Art Off Pike

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Art Off Pike

Art off Pike is Kentucky’s premier urban art fair specializing in affordable artwork and lively creations for you and your friends. This year AOP features over 80 artists, designers, and makers to delight the senses. For more information you can visit their website for more details. September 29, 11 am – 5 pm Historic Downtown [...]

viDEo sAVant w/ GEISHAFOLD: The Drowned World

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

viDEo sAVant w/ GEISHAFOLD: The Drowned World   the theme: Extrapolationist Fiction Mash Up - live audio visual improvisation.   the tone: “exploding pulses of ideation in a neuronic jungle” the venue: Other Cinema, 992 Valencia, San Francisco, CA the date: Saturday Oct 5, 8:30 pm The players: Geishafold- What happens when Django Reinhardt, Terry Riley, Cocteau Twins, Magnolia Electric [...]

Affordable Art Sale Hosted by Shirley A. Hudson

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Looking for affordable art? Shirley A. Hudson is holding the second Affordable Art Sale. The sale is located at 124 W. Pike St. Covington, Ky this Sat.  September 28  4 – 9 and Sun.  September  29  11 – 5  

13: Group Exhibition at the Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts in Toronto, Canada

September 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

13: Group Exhibition at the Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts in Toronto, Canada

Thirteen is the infamous and mystical number we fear, dark, enigmatic and magical. The number thirteen is associated with ill-luck, the conjured, the dangerous, the forbidden and the unknown, but many have no conception of the mathematical laws which govern it. Most are convinced of its magical powers, and most are uninformed of its numerical [...]

Les Albums des Jeunes Architectes et des Paysagistes

September 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

August 28-October 4, 2013 Philip M. Meyers, Jr. Memorial Gallery (UC, Main Street) 10 am-5 pm Sunday-Thursday Exhibition Reception on September 26, 2013, from 5-7 pm. DAAP Galleries at the University of Cincinnati cordially invite you to the presentation of Album des Jeunes Architectes et Paysagistes (AJAP) 2010 exhibition in the Philip M. Meyers Jr. [...]

Letter From The Editor

September 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements, September 2013

Letter From The Editor The fall art season has begun, with exhibitions of high quality all over the region.   Aeqai is back with its monthly reviews, profiles, and issues, following our one summer issue. Our September issue is the largest we have ever posted, reflecting the growth in numbers of venues showing art here.  We have also, [...]

Covington Arts Etsy Workshop teaches artists, designers, and makers how to begin and grow an online shop for business.

September 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Covington, KY – Covington Arts announces Etsy Workshop presented by Larry Watson on September 18, 9 am to 12 pm. The workshop teaches the fundamentals of how to show, sell, and ship artwork and guides attendees through step-by-step directions for creating a quality customer experience geared towards building trust and generating sales. It serves as a catalyst for those considering [...]

FRESH PAINT An International Survey of Contemporary Painting: A Call for Paintings

September 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

CALL FOR PAINTING  Deadline: September 30, 2013 For details and to enter visit:  http://www.manifestgallery.org/freshpaint FRESH PAINT An International Survey of Contemporary Painting At some point many generations ago society reached a level where ordinary people could spend a lifetime perfecting their ability to mix and apply paint, in extraordinary ways. For only its second time in ten [...]

Judy Pfaff at EXPO CHGO

September 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Judy Pfaff at EXPO CHGO

Judy Pfaff, a MacArthur grant winner, will have her artwork displayed at the EXPO CHGO, the International Exposition of Contemporary/Modern Art & Design, September 20-23, 2012 at Navy Pier. Works: 1984 – 2013       Booth 217 September 19 – September 22 Vernissage Thursday, September 19 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm  Hours Friday, [...]

Galloping Pig: A Cincy Polo Event Benefitting the Bowtie Foundation

September 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Galloping Pig: A Cincy Polo Event Benefitting the Bowtie Foundation

          Enjoy a Fine Day of Polo & Support The Cincinnati Art Museum & Breakthrough Cincinnati! When: Sunday, September 15, 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Where: Wilshire Farm, 6065 Goshen Road, Goshen, OH 45122 Cincinnati Art Museum Trustee, Dhani Jones’ BowTie Foundation will host its first polo event at Wilshire Farm, [...]

THE WESTWOOD CIVIC ASSOCIATION PRESENTS: 5th Annual Westwood Art Show

September 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

On Saturday, September 14, 11 a.m.- 5 p.m., the Westwood Civic Association presents the 5th Annual Westwood Art Show. This Saturday’s event includes artwork by more than 70 artists, live musical performances, local food vendors, crafts for kids, performances by the MadCap Puppets, face painting, and much more. The festival takes place at the Westwood [...]

Brazee Street Studios’ gallery One One Announces MULTIPLICITY/HANG IT UP Call for Entries

September 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Deadline to apply: October 7, 2013 Oakley, OH – Brazee Street Studios’ gallery One One has opened its annual call for entry for MULTIPLICITY/HANG IT UP. MULTIPLICITY is a group show centered on the idea of art in multiples or a series. HANG IT UP will feature and sell unique ornaments in a separate room. [...]

The Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center and NKU Presents Walking Tours of Cincinnati and Covington

September 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Northern Kentucky University and the Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center work together to present an informative 5 week session focused on historical preservation. This program includes two walking tours of Covington, KY and Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information you can visit NKU Connections for more details.  

4th THESSALONIKI BIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY ART in Thessaloniki, Greece

September 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The beautiful and vibrant city of Thessaloniki will be transformed into a mega- laboratory of contemporary art, with works signed by artists from all over the world for four months, from September 18, 2013 until January 31, 2014, during the 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art. The organization aims to attract the art lovers’ interest [...]

19th-Century Cincinnati’s East Side/West Side: A Walking Tour

September 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

What did Cincinnati look like in the 19th century? Take a walking tour and explore the historic Lytle Park neighborhood outside the Taft (19th-century Cincinnati’s “East Side”) with former Taft Associate Curator of Public Programs Cate O’Hara. Then travel to the Betts-Longworth Historic District (19th-century Cincinnati’s “West Side”) for a guided tour with Taft Manager [...]

Landscape Re-Framed: Sculptures by Celene Hawkins

September 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Cincinnati-based artist, Celene Hawkins, has her artwork currently on display at the Taft Museum of Art through October 2o. Celene Hawkins will give a free talk on Sunday, September 15 at 2 p.m. Reception to follow. Reservations are requested. Call (513) 684-4515 or register online .

New offerings from Manifest

September 3rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

New offerings from Manifest

  Manifest is offering a variety of  programs this Fall. Programs include: THE FIGURE IN PLACE WORKSHOP DRAWING LAB FALL SPECIAL! HALF PRICE SUNDAY LIFE DRAWING (through Sept. 15) FREE HIGH SCHOOL SAMPLER LIFE DRAWING DAY: Sunday, September 15. Registration required. Session free for current high school students and teachers only. UPCOMING SPECIAL WORKSHOPS & [...]

A Red Song in the Night: Sol Kjok’s Solo Show at Galleri Ramfjord

August 29th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

University of Cincinnati graduate Sol Kjok’s Solo show, A Red Song in the Night, is on display at Galleri Ramfjord located in Oslo, Norway. The opening reception is Saturday September 7,  Noon-2 p.m. The exhibit is September 7-29. For more information you can visit Galleri Ramfjord’s website for more details.  

News at ArtsWave

August 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

ArtsWave announces the retirement of CEO Mary McCullough-Hudson in August of 2014.  Alecia Kintner is set to be promoted to President & COO during the October Annual Meeting. McCullough-Hudson will continue as CEO of the organization. For more information you can visit their website.

Season’s Change: Perspectives in Time, from moments to infinity

August 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Season's Change: Perspectives in Time, from moments to infinity

“Season’s Change: perceptions in time, from moments to infinity” is Saturday, September 14, 6-10 at Passages Gallery, 1731 Goodman Ave., North College Hill. Featured Artists include Jolie Harris, Mary Barr Rhodes, Jeremy Buck Lewis, and Shawn Shiveley. Curated by Alissa Sammarco Magenheim

ECHO ART FAIR: BUILDING ON SUCCESS AS IT ENTERS THIRD YEAR

August 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The echo Art Fair features the artwork of more than 100 artists from Western New York and beyond and a dozen temporary site-specific installation pieces, with themes and materials revolving around books and reading. When: Saturday September 7 & Sunday September 8. Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Where: The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library’s, Downtown [...]

Beads of Courage Bead Challenge Returns to Brazee Street Studios

August 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Tri-State area bead artists come together for marathon bead-making session in support of Children’s Hospital WHAT: Beads of Courage® Bead Challenge brings together local glass artists for a marathon bead-making session. The beads created that day are given to Children’s Hospital patients as a way to recognize milestones in their treatment journey and to honor [...]

The Cincinnati Ballet Center Announces The Kaplan New Works Series

August 18th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Cincinnati Ballet Center Announces The Kaplan New Works Series

The Cincinnati Ballet Center celebrates its 50th Anniversary and announces The Kaplan New Works Series September 12- 22. You can purchase tickets here.

The Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center Offers a Class on Post Production Software

August 15th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Baker Hunt & Cultural Center in Covington, Ky will be offering a class this October for those who would like to learn more about post production software. Programs will include Photshop, Lightroom, Photoshop Elements, Picasa, Aperture, iPhoto, Paint ShopPro, GIMP, and more. Experienced instructor Jim Reizner will explain the pluses and minuses of each [...]

DAVID MACK DEMO SATURDAY, August 17, 5 – 9p.m.

August 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

SATURDAY, August 17, 5 – 9p.m. DAVID MACK DEMO at the Manifest Drawing Center in Madisonville Located at 4905 Whetsel Avenue (second floor) Comic book artist and writer David Mack will create multiple drawings from the live model. Mack is best known for his work in watercolor and collage, however this demonstration will highlight his [...]

LACDA 2013 International Juried Competition

August 7th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

  Curated by: Holly Harrison, L.A. County Museum of Art Peter Frank, Riverside Art Museum The Los Angeles Center for Digital Art is hosting a juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to [...]

FIRST CALL FOR ENTRIES TO LAUNCH MANIFEST’S 10th SEASON!

August 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

VISTA: An International Exhibit Exploring Landscape in Contemporary Art “We need nature, and particularly its wilderness strongholds. It is the alien world that gave rise to our species, and the home to which we can safely return. It offers choices our spirit was designed to enjoy.” – Edward O. Wilson, The Future of Life Landscape: [...]

CATC students’ eye opening trip to Yellowstone National Park

August 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Ten High School students from the Cincinnati Arts & Technology Center made a trip to Yellowstone last week. The students are high school juniors who participate in programs at the Cincinnati Arts & Technology Center,  which uses the arts and other programs to help at-risk students stay in school, graduate and launch careers. Their journey [...]

DIANE MACKLIN NAMED 2013 DUNCANSON ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE AT TAFT MUSEUM OF ART

August 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Duncanson Society of the Taft Museum of Art has selected storyteller and educator Diane Macklin as the 2013 Duncanson Artist-in-Residence. Macklin’s style of storytelling combines theatre, rhythm, language, and movement to create a unique experience. During her residency, Macklin will give public performances and provide workshops and performances in schools and with various community [...]

Letter from the Editor

August 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements, July-August 2013

Letter from the Editor The summer issue of aeqai combines the months of July and August. and is now available to our readers. We assure you that many of the shows recently opened are some of the best of the year: once upon a time, in the fifties, for example, most visual arts programming was [...]

The Second Coming: The London Police return to the City of Covington

July 29th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Second Coming: The London Police return to the City of Covington

  Universally renowned and recognized for their iconic LADS characters and precision marking, British art collective The London Police (TLP) are pivotal voices in the history of street art. During their two-week stay, Covington becomes a canvas for public art, where contemporary urban spin collides with the city’s artistic and architectural heritage. Painted alongside buildings [...]

Covington Arts announces FULL Spectrum 2013: City of Covington’s Fall Celebration of Arts and Culture

July 29th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

FULL Spectrum events include: CityBeat Sugar Rush – August 29, 5:30 – 8:30 pm Artisans Enterprise Center Carnegie Galleries – Opening Reception – September 6, 6 – 9 pm The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center Oktoberfest – September 6 – 8 pm Mainstrasse Village Promenade ArtBIZ: Using Creative Passion to Make a Living – [...]

Contemporary Arts Center Announces 2013-2014 Season

July 29th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

JR September 21, 2013 – February 2, 2014 Curated by Pedro H. Alonzo and the Contemporary Arts Center The CAC presents world-renowned French artist JR’s first solo museum exhibition, featuring more than a decade of work seen in public spaces around the globe. Describing himself as both an “urban artivist” and “photograffeur,” JR has won [...]

Cincinnati Art Museum Announces 2013–2014 Exhibition Schedule

July 29th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Degas, Renoir, Modernist Jewelry by Art Smith, and American Gothic! Realm of Immortals: Daoist Art in the Cincinnati Art Museum October 12, 2013—January 5, 2014 Realm of Immortals is designed to introduce the important concepts of Chinese Daoism as both a philosophy and as a folk religion.   Daoism has a deep and lasting influence on [...]

Art Off Pike Application Deadline August 2, 2013

July 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Art Off Pike Application Deadline August 2, 2013

Art Off Pike is Covington Kentucky’s premier urban street arts festival that engages the entire community with a host of creative offerings in the heart of downtown. The annual event attracts 60-90 artists each year and 3000 visitors, with numbers increasing each year. For more information visit:  https://www.zapplication.org/artoffpike Application Deadline: August 2, 2013  

TAFT MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS FOR 2013-2015 SEASON

July 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

TAFT MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS FOR 2013-2015 SEASON

  CINCINNATI — From the stunning array of richly embroidered Chinese robes to a dramatic series by the father of American landscape painting Thomas Cole, the Taft Museum of Art will take visitors on a captivating journey of exploration during its 2013-2015 season. “This season promises something for everyone,” says Deborah Emont Scott, director/CEO, Taft [...]

Calling all photographers! What stories do your photos tell?

July 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

PDN and See.Me invite you to be a part of the 4th annual One Life Photography Competition: What Does the World Look Like Through Your Lens? Share Your Vision with ONE LIFE for a Chance at $75,000 in Prizes Click Here to Participate Join today for a chance to earn a Trip Around the World, [...]

Art After Dark: Cincinnati Food Celebration July 26

July 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

We hope you can join us on Friday, July 26 from 5-9 p.m. for a special Art After Dark: Cincinnati Food Celebration. This is a FREE event with cash bar. $10/ticket for 10 tastes of chili and/or beer. Reservations not required. Taste tickets may be purchased in advance by calling 513.721.ARTS or visiting cincinnatiartmuseum.org. Recent [...]

Cincinnati Preservation to Honor Bruce Goetzman, AIA Emeritus

July 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Goetzman to be recognized for dedication to preservation, education and advocacy. Bruce Goetzman, American Institute of Architects (AIA) Emeritus, will be honored by Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) at a special gathering on Sunday, August 4, 2013 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Pinecroft. Pinecroft, which is the Powel Crosley, Jr. estate, is located at 2366 Kipling Avenue, [...]

Emma Caro Named Taft Museum’s Manager of PR and Marketing

July 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Emma Caro Named Taft Museum's Manager of PR and Marketing

Emma Caro, formerly the public relations director at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, brings 15 years of communications experience to her brand new role as the  Taft Museum’s Manager of PR and Marketing. The Taft Museum of Art is at 316 Pike St., in downtown Cincinnati. The Museum is open Wednesday through Sunday, 11 [...]

Cedric Michael Cox’s Solo Exhibit POLYPHONIC PLAYGROUND at FiveMyles in Brooklyn, NY

July 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

POLYPHONIC PLAYGROUND PAINTINGS BY CEDRIC MICHAEL COX Opening reception: Sat 13 Jul, 5:30-8 pm On view: July 13-27 2013 FiveMyles 558 St. Johns Place Brooklyn, NY 718.783.4438 Meet the Artist!!!! Cedric Michael Cox will be at the gallery for the duration of the exhibition. Artist Statement: Polyphonic Playground is a solo exhibition of recent paintings [...]

Shamanic Training for Massage Therapists in Cincinnati

July 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Kenn Day, local artist and writer at AEQAI, is offering a special track, specifically for Massage Therapists who want to expand their practice into the soul level of their client’s healing. The workshops are certified by the NCBTMB to provide CEUs and begin this September in Cincinnati. Through this series, you will learn • How [...]

Manifest Introduces TWO new year-long Artists-In-Residence!

July 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Manifest is very pleased to introduce the recipients of the second Manifest Artist Residency Award: Nicholas Mancini and Jeremy Plunkett MEET THE ARTISTS AT MANIFEST, July 12, 6-9p.m.  (reception for the artists-in-residence, open studio, simultaneous with the opening of Master Pieces 7 at Manifest Gallery) Manifest announced the establishment of its residency program (the M.A.R. award) [...]

Photographic Wonders talks and tours at the Taft

July 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Photographic Wonders talks and tours at the Taft

    “Let Nobody Turn Us Around”: African-American Images and History in the 19th Century Sunday, July 14, 2:30 p.m. Dr. Eric R. Jackson, Director, Black Studies Program, Northern Kentucky University The exhibition Photographic Wonders: American Daguerreotypes from The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art includes a number of images of African Americans in various roles. Dr. Jackson [...]

Summer Teacher Institute 2013: A Cincinnati Story at the Cincinnati Art Museum

July 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Summer Teacher Institute 2013: A Cincinnati Story at the Cincinnati Art Museum

The eleventh annual Summer Teacher Institute will bring local educators closer to artwork in our permanent collections and special exhibitions through an in-depth, cross-curricular study of Cincinnati art and artists.  Teachers will then be empowered to act as a bridge connecting their students to the Art Museum and its collections and special exhibitions.  The program [...]

Summer Events at the Taft

July 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Summer Events at the Taft

Pedal Wagon Mural Tour Thursday, July 25, 6 p.m. Join the Taft and ArtWorks for this unique tour of the best murals in Cincinnati. Cost $15, Limited availability Reservations: (513) 352-5134 or online No refunds will be given. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Taft on Tap Saturday, July 27, 3-6 p.m. Art meets beer during this tasting held under the tent [...]

Cincinnati artist Kent Krugh to participate in Centro Colombo Americano’s Zoomlab.

July 4th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Cincinnati artist Kent Krugh to participate in Centro Colombo Americano's Zoomlab.

Cincinnati artist, Kent Krugh, is embarking on a journey to Medellin, Colombia to participate in a two week photography workshop (Zoomlab) in July of this year, teaching undergrad and grad college students. This workshop includes mentoring and advising students as they prepare portfolios for credit and exhibition. This workshop is coordinated by Centro Colombo Americano, [...]

Late Summer Hours at the Cincinnati Art Museum Wednesdays

June 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Come cool off after work and bring the whole family to the Cincinnati Art Museum to shop and stroll through the galleries until 9 p.m. every Wednesday evening as part of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s CINCINNATI SUMMER! All of our galleries and the Museum Shop will be open late for special viewing and shopping! Every [...]

AEC announces dual exhibitions, The Human Face: A Revelation, curated by Saad Ghosn

June 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Human Face: A Revelation AEC announces dual exhibitions curated by Saad Ghosn Opening Reception – July 19, 6 – 9 p.m. Exhibition continues through August 23, 2013 Save the date! Announcing two exhibitions exploring the human face as an expressive form. The first, features Gerard Pottebaum’s color photographs of individuals taken during his travels [...]

FREE LUNCHTIME CONCERTS AT THE ARONOFF!

June 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Seeing Opera Lunchtime Performance Series Musical performances featuring Cincinnati Opera’s Young Artist Program in collaboration with the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music Weston Art Gallery street-level exhibition space Tuesdays at Noon: July 2, 9, 16 and 23 FREE! Seeing Opera: An exhibition at the Weston Art Gallery inspired by the Cincinnati Opera’s Summer 2013 [...]

Call for PAINTING – 4th International Painting Annual – Deadline to Submit: June 30th

June 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Manifest is an internationally recognized Cincinnati-based non-profit organization founded in 2004 by students and professors dedicated to creating high quality experiences of visual art through exhibition, publication, artist-support, and education. CALL FOR PAINTING <<< (book project) Deadline to Submit: June 30, 2013 For details and to enter visit:  http://www.manifestgallery.org/inpa4 4th INTERNATIONAL PAINTING ANNUAL (INPA 4) [...]

Wonder of Wonders: The Art of the American Daguerreotype at the Taft Museum of Art

June 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Wonder of Wonders: The Art of the American Daguerreotype Wednesday, June 26, 7 p.m. Jane Aspinwall, Associate Curator of Photography, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art An enormously useful and popular invention, the daguerreotype was at once a science and an art, a documentary tool and an emblem of emotion and memory. Aspinwall will discuss the [...]

Letter From The Editor

June 21st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements, June 2013

Letter From The Editor We are pleased to let our readers know that the June aeqai is now posted online. This issue rounds out the art season, which we think of as similar to the academic year – approximately from September to June. We will resume our coverage in the summer, with our one July/August issue, and [...]

Jonathan Queen comissioned to create sixteen 24″ x 60″ panels for the new Smale Park Carousel

June 18th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Miller Gallery is thrilled to announce that the commission to create sixteen 24″ x 60″ panels, for the new Smale Park Carousel has been awarded to local artist Jonathan Queen. This future Cincinnati Landmark will be unveiled just in time for the 2015 All Star Game, right here in Cincinnati. Queen, who is represented [...]

Clifton Cultural Arts Center Executive Director Ruth Dickey takes new position as Executive Director of Seattle Arts & Lectures

June 18th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Ruth Dickey, the founding Executive Director of the Clifton Cultural Arts Center, is leaving after five years of service. During her time at the CCAC, Dickey created brand new exhibits, classes, events, and quality programming, all with the idea of fostering a vibrant, creative community. Dickey will be assuming the role of Executive Director of [...]

CALL FOR ENTRIES: 5th annual NUDE at Manifest Gallery

June 18th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

CALL FOR ENTRIES   Deadline: July 8, 2013 For details and to enter visit:  http://www.manifestgallery.org/nude Manifest is an internationally recognized Cincinnati-based non-profit organization founded in 2004 by students and professors dedicated to creating high quality experiences of visual art through exhibition, publication, artist-support, and education.  5th annual NUDE An International Competitive Exhibit Exploring the Uncovered [...]

Cincinnati Summer Kicks Off with ART BOARDWALK at the Cincinnati Art Museum

June 14th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

                    Saturday, June 15 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Enjoy the beach without leaving Cincinnati! The Cincinnati Art Museum kicks off a CINCINNATI SUMMER this Saturday with an Art Boardwalk. The Art Museum’s landlocked parking lot will be transformed into a beach boardwalk scene, complete with [...]

ART OFF PIKE – CALL TO ARTISTS

June 14th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Application deadline August 2, 2013 Are you an emerging artist? Killer crafter? Badass printmaker? Glass-blowing phenom? Designer extraordinaire? Or creative of some other fantastic sort? Then show us what you’re made of and apply to the Art Off Pike Call To Artists. What is AOP? Nine years running, it’s Covington’s premier urban arts and culture fair. When? [...]

Cincinnati Art Museum Announces 2013-2014 Exhibition Season

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact•Kiley Brodeur, Marketing and Communications Associate                                               (513) 639-2872   kiley.brodeur@cincyart.org   Degas, Renoir, Modernist Jewelry by Art Smith, and American Gothic! (May 20, 2013—Cincinnati, OH) From the poetic pastels of Degas and Renoir to Modernist jewelry by Art Smith, the Cincinnati Art Museum will take visitors on a journey to experience works [...]

The Cincinnati Art Museum Opens a Brand New Exhibit May 25th

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Cincinnati Art Museum opens a brand new exhibition Cincinnati Everyday on Saturday, May 25th. This exhibition by Cincinnati natives, Cole Carothers and Courttney Cooper, will include landscape oil paintings by Carothers and and aerial view maps by Cooper. Carothers and Cooper met more than two years ago.  They found common ground over an intense [...]

Beyond Arts & Crafts!- Camp Art Academy

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Beyond Arts & Crafts! There’s a reason why Camp Art Academy was voted, “Best In The City” by Cincinnati Magazine. Our programs teach art fundamentals in addition to tons of fun! “I admire the passion that (AAC) teachers have. I had a blast this summer. They really make me think.“ - Sam, 12 years old Still Registering! Camp [...]

The Cincinnati Art Museum Acquires Georgia O’Keeffe Painting.

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact • Kiley Brodeur, Marketing and Communications Associate (513) 639-2872   kiley.brodeur@cincyart.org *Images Available Upon Request Cincinnati Art Museum acquires Georgia O’Keeffe painting (Friday, May 24—Cincinnati, OH) The Cincinnati Art Museum has acquired its first Georgia O’Keeffe painting.  The Art Museum purchased “My Back Yard” at Christie’s Auction House in New York [...]

A Time In Arcadia, Curious Matter features a Sculptural Piece by Robert Schatz

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

One of Robert Schatz’s sculptural pieces has been included in a brand new exhibit, A Time In Arcadia, at Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ. The exhibit is a collaboration between the gallery and the Jersey City Free Public Library, and will be on view in both venues.  The exhibit will run through June 23rd.  A [...]

Cedric Michael Cox’s Solo Exhibit POLYPHONIC PLAYGROUND at FiveMyles in Brooklyn, NY

June 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

POLYPHONIC PLAYGROUND PAINTINGS BY CEDRIC MICHAEL COX Opening reception: Sat 13 Jul, 5:30-8 pm On view: July 13-27 2013 FiveMyles 558 St. Johns Place Brooklyn, NY 718.783.4438 Meet the Artist!!!! Cedric Michael Cox will be at the gallery for the duration of the exhibition. Artist Statement: Polyphonic Playground is a solo exhibition of recent paintings [...]