Announcements

“All for One”: Autism and Visual Art Exhibit Opening Reception at WMU

January 28th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Western Michigan University College of Health and Human Services Professor Gay Walker and Frostic School of Art Professor Bill Davis are partnering to host a Grand Rounds panel and the second KRESA/WMU Autism and Visual Art Exhibit in Kalamazoo, MI. Davis, a photographer and former Cincinnatian, has artwork in the permanent collection of the [...]

Gallery Talk with Melissa Vogley Woods at the Weston Art Gallery January 29 at 7PM

January 27th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Gallery Talk with Melissa Vogley Woods on Wednesday, January 29 at 7.p.m. Melissa Vogley Woods: Grammatical Errors Now through February 23, 2014 Exhibition Sponsor: Susan and William Friedlander Please join us! Refreshments are provided. Seating is limited. Weston Art Gallery in the Aronoff Center for the Arts 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202 513.977.4165 www.westonartgallery.com

“Republika” Exhibition at BOSI Contemporary in New York, New York

January 23rd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

  "Republika" Exhibition at BOSI Contemporary in New York, New York

“Republika” Solo Exhibit of Serbian Performance Artist Marta Jovanovic Curated by Kathy Battista January 29 – March 1 BOSI Contemporary 48 Orchard Street New York, New York 10002 t/f: +1 212 9665686 email: press@bosicontemporary.com web: www.bosicontemporary.com     The exhibition features selected works from the artist presented for the first time in the U.S. The [...]

Iris’ Artist Talk and Second Sunday Crits

January 21st, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

 Some Women, Some Stories, Artist’s Talk by William Messer [Sunday, February 16 @ 2 PM]: The photographer will discuss the diaristic image/text pieces currently installed at Iris BookCafe & Gallery, 1331 Main Street, Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, OH 45202. More info at 513.381.2665 & www.irisbookcafe.com. Second Sunday Crits [Sunday, February 9 @ 2 PM] an open group forum in which photographers freely share their [...]

A Call to Greater Cincinnati Poets For the 2014 annual Book of Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice

January 17th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

A Call to Greater Cincinnati Poets For the 2014 annual Book of Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice Submission Guidelines 1)Call for poems from any poet from or connected to the Greater Cincinnati area. 2)Poems to relate to themes of peace and justice. 3)Poet may submit up to 3 poems. 4)All submissions will be [...]

Winter Offerings at the Manifest Drawing Center

January 14th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

WINTER OFFERINGS THE FIGURE IN PLACE WORKSHOP FREE CAST DRAWING DAY DRAWING MACHINES (Visiting Artist Pablo Garcia) EXPRESSING GESTURE DRAWING LAB OPEN LIFE DRAWING UPCOMING SPECIAL WORKSHOPS & DEMONSTRATIONS PRIVATE ATELIER GIFT CERTIFICATES See website for complete schedule of offerings www.manifestdrawingcenter.org

CALL FOR ENTRIES REGIONAL CALL FOR ARTISTS IN OHIO, KENTUCKY, & INDIANA DEADLINE: JANUARY 24, 2014

January 14th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

REGIONAL SHOWCASE: WORKS OF PHOTOGRAPHY by Artists in Ohio, Kentucky, & Indiana This exhibit has no predefined expectation for type or style of work to be considered or selected. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual or experimental. The only criteria for entry is that works must qualify as works of [...]

Artist Marlene Steele Appointed Arts Ambassador of the State of Ohio

January 3rd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Portrait and Figurative Artist, Marlene Steele has been nominated and approved by the board of the Portrait Society of America for the position of Arts Ambassador of the State of Ohio. The mission of the State Ambassador program is to foster greater awareness of the Portrait and Figurative Art and to inspire interested artists toward [...]

DEADLINE EXTENDED! An Open Call for Drawing of all Types: Manifest’s INDA 9!

January 3rd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Deadline for Submissions: EXTENDED to January 10, 2014 Due to an extensive webhost server outage on December 31, and to many requests for a slight deadline extension due to holiday travel conflicts, we are extending the deadline for submission to the INDA 9 to midnight January 10, 2014. We wish to thank those who worked [...]

KAC announcement – NEA awards more than $200,000 in grants to Kentucky Groups

December 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Arts organizations, municipalities and educational institutions in Kentucky have been awarded $204,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in the federal agency’s first round of grant funding for fiscal year 2014. The NEA awarded 12 grants in the Commonwealth through its various funding opportunities, including the Challenge America Fast-Track and Art Works grants. [...]

Letter from the Editor

December 23rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements, December 2013

Letter from the Editor The December aeqai is now ready for your holiday reading; we apologize that it’s a couple of days late. December/the holiday period is an odd one in the visual arts (we have no “Nutcracker”, for example, though we do recommend the annual holiday show at The Taft Museum of Art; it’s [...]

Artist Supper Club this Sunday. Get fed. Get funded.

December 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Calling all artists! Do you have a project you’ve been wanting to do, but you need a little extra cash to make it possible? The Artist Supper Club is here for you. The Supper Club is a quarterly potluck dinner where artists pitch ideas, everyone votes on the project they most want to see accomplished, [...]

Cincinnati Art Museum Receives National Endowment for the Arts ArtWorks Grant in support of Cincinnati Silver Exhibition

December 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Cincinnati Art Museum is one of 895 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA ArtWorks grant. The NEA has awarded the Cincinnati Art Museum a $40,000 grant to support its 2014 Cincinnati Silver exhibition. The exhibition Cincinnati Silver, on view June 14-August 17, 2014, developed by Amy Dehan Curator of  Decorative Arts and Design [...]

Landor Decks the Halls & Activates Fountain Square This Holiday Season

December 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Landor Associates is bringing Santa into the 21st Century with their hi-tech, interactive windows this holiday season. People passing by can Instagram their selfies with the tag #LandorXMAS and be sorted as Naughty or Nice in one of Landor’s 4 Christmas windows. The windows tell a contemporary Christmas narrative, taking viewers along a magically modern [...]

JuicyCanvas Helps Customers Customize Art

December 12th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

We are JuicyCanvas, the first online marketplace that enables art consumers to finally be involved in the creative process and customize, aka Remix, copyrighted artworks that can then be printed onto fine-quality framed art prints, apparel, and other select lifestyle ‘canvases’. JuicyCanvas takes an artist’s finished artwork and unlocks it for further personalization and experimentation. [...]

Dacia Gallery proudly presents its Annual Holiday Celebration and Black & White Group Exhibition

December 8th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Dacia Gallery proudly presents its Annual Holiday Celebration and Black & White Group Exhibition

Lower East Side, NEW YORK CITY: December 12-January 17, 2014 xxx Dacia Gallery proudly presents its Annual Holiday Celebration and Black & White Group Exhibition: This show offers an eclectic mix of contemporary artists working only in black & white, from renowned realist painters to rising stars in the art world. The selection encompasses a [...]

21C@CAC JOINT TOURS Saturdays in December, 4 pm

December 6th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

21C@CAC JOINT TOURS Saturdays in December, 4 pm

  Free CAC Docent-led tours of the 21C and the CAC have been so successful they’ve decided to continue them through December. Meet at the 21C at 4 pm and enjoy a half hour tour of the 21C galleries followed by a half hour tour of the CAC. FREE.

Give the Gift of the ArtsPass

December 6th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Give the Gift of the ArtsPass

                                                  You can purchase the ArtsPass here.

7th Street Makers Market to Open Tomorrow Despite Weather Predictions

December 6th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Take a Walk in the Snow and Shop for the Holidays! The 7th Street Makers Market will take place at Covington Arts, 27 W. 7th Street in downtown Covington on Saturday, December 7, 11 am to 7 pm. The market hosts approximately 20 vendors selling unique items including embellished antique frames, custom jewelry, candles and [...]

December Essex Art Walk

December 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Still trying to find the perfect Christmas gift? For one of a kind gifts created by local artists try the Essex Art Walk this weekend located at the corner of McMillan and Essex. Essex Art Walk Friday – 12/6/13 and Saturday – 12/7/13 6 to 10 pm

Manifest presents first REGIONAL SHOWCASE EXHIBITION

December 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Manifest presents first REGIONAL SHOWCASE EXHIBITION

REGIONAL SHOWCASE: WORKS ON PAPER from Ohio, Kentucky, & Indiana Opening Reception: Friday, December 13, 2013,  6-9pm during Walk On Woodburn North Gallery Exhibit continues: December 14, 2013 – January 10, 2014 In 9 seasons Manifest’s projects have included works by artists in 49 states and 37 countries (culled from entries from 87 countries and [...]

Carl Solway Gallery at INK Miami Art Fair

November 27th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Carl Solway Gallery at INK Miami Art Fair

              Presented by the IFPDA Suites of Dorchester  ·  Suite 155 1850 Collins Avenue (19th St) Miami Beach, Florida 33139 John Altoon Mary Bauermeister Lynda Benglis Harry Bertoia John Cage Merce Cunningham Marcel Duchamp Buckminster Fuller Alberto Giacometti Philip Guston Peter Halley Ann Hamilton Al Hansen Jean-Pierre Hébert Allan [...]

BRAZEE STREET STUDIOS and QUEEN CITY GLASS ARTS PRESENT: GLASS FOR GREATER GOOD

November 27th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Friday, December 13, Brazee Street Studios and Queen City Glass Arts will host Glass For Greater Good. The event will benefit St. Vincent de Paul Cincinnati and its Angel Toy Program. A new monthly program, Glass For Greater Good is a collaborative arts event where a team of glass workers come together to blow, form [...]

New Gallery Hours, Attendants at The Carnegie in Covington, Ky

November 27th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Carnegie, located at 1028 Scott Boulevard in Covington, announced today two new updates for its galleries – new exhibition hours and the addition of gallery attendants. Beginning Dec. 13, 2103, new hours for The Carnegie Galleries will be noon – 5pm, Wednesday – Saturday during exhibitions. The galleries will be closed Sunday – Tuesday. [...]

Still Need That Special Holiday Gift?

November 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Still Need That Special Holiday Gift?

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LIGHT UP OTR RETURNS WITH NIGHTTIME CITY FLEA : Saturday December 14, 2013

November 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

LIGHT UP OTR RETURNS WITH NIGHTTIME CITY FLEA : Saturday December 14, 2013

  Light Up Over-the-Rhine (Light Up OTR) is returning for a fourth year on Saturday, December 14, 2014, taking place in Washington Park and its surrounding areas. Presented by AGAR, Peanut Butter & Jelly Co. (PB&J), and The City Flea, Light Up OTR is an annual tradition aimed at uniting the community as they post [...]

Two-Person exhibition of Charles Clary and Ryan Cobourn at Nancy Margolis Gallery

November 22nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Two-Person exhibition of Charles Clary and Ryan Cobourn at Nancy Margolis Gallery

WINTER SHOW Nancy Margolis Gallery is pleased to announce our winter show, a Two-Person exhibition of Charles Clary and Ryan Cobourn. The exhibition will be on view from December 13, 2013 through February 1, 2014. The opening reception will take place Thursday, January 9 from 6–8 pm. Charles Clary: Paper Sculptures Intriguing constructions formed into [...]

CALL TO GREATER CINCINNATI ARTISTS: SOS ART 2014

November 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

CALL TO GREATER CINCINNATI ARTISTS SOS ART 2014 May 30 – June 8 The Art Academy of Cincinnati, 1212 Jackson St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 1) “SOS ART 2014”, a group art show and event of sociopolitical expressions for peace and justice, in its 12th consecutive year, will take place at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, [...]

Litsa Spanos, ADC Art Design Consultants is a 2013 WE Celebrate Award Finalist

November 15th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Litsa Spanos, ADC, Art Design Consultants, Inc.  is a 2013 WE Celebrate Awards Finalist for Woman-Owned Business of the Year Congratulate Litsa by joining us for the eighth annual WE Celebrate Awards on December 5 at the Horseshoe Casino as we honor the best and brightest women in business. Enjoy networking, breakfast and inspiration from past winners. Retired CEO [...]

LACDA “Snap to Grid” Open Call, every entry shown!

November 9th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

LACDA "Snap to Grid" Open Call, every entry shown!

      Los Angeles Center for Digital Art 104 East Fourth Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 lacda.com tenth annual SNAP TO GRID: the UN-Juried Exhibit Every entry shown! December 12, 2013-January 4, 2014 Opening Reception December 12, 7-9pm in conjunction with the Downtown Art Walk LACDA “Snap to Grid” Open Call, every entry shown! [...]

Bring Your Family to the Taft Museum of Art to Celebrate the Holidays

November 8th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Be swept into the holiday mood when Antique Christmas (November 8, 2013−January 5, 2014) returns to the Taft Museum of Art. Guests can celebrate the festive season with friends and loved ones, while they experience the wonder and joy of antique ornaments, toys, and decorations. As always, this year’s exhibition features new and unique displays: [...]

Carl Solway Gallery Participates in the IFPDA Print Fair 2013

November 8th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Carl Solway Gallery Participates in the IFPDA Print Fair 2013

      Located at Park Avenue Armory · Booth 416 643 Park Avenue at 67th St. New York, NY 10065 Harry Bertoia John Cage Peter Halley Ann Hamilton Albert Paley Richard Pousette-Dart Hannah Wilke Opening Night Preview Benefiting The IFPDA Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 – 9 pm Fair Hours Thursday, November 7, 12 – [...]

Covington Arts bi-annual call for entries: 2014/2015 exhibition season

November 8th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

Covington Arts bi-annual call for entries: 2014/2015 exhibition season

      Covington Arts bi-annual call for entries: 2014/2015 exhibition season. All artists working in two-dimensional and three-dimensional media are eligible to apply. JURORS: Doreen Beatrice, Maureen Bloomfield, Daniel Brown, Cedric Michael Cox, Saad Ghosn, Dustin Pike, Jennifer Grote, David Knight, and Paige Wideman. Deadline: Postmarked by November 8, 2013 ENTRY: The call is [...]

The Cincinnati Art Museum Gift Shop Presents: The Holiday Trunk Show

November 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

The Cincinnati Art Museum Gift Shop Presents: The Holiday Trunk Show

  The Holiday Trunk Show Nov 1-3 11am to 4:30pm Located at the Front Lobby of the Cincinnati Art Museum Please join us for a shopping adventure that will become a holiday tradition for many years to come Enjoy delicious holiday tea, cookies and  live music by the “Faux Frenchman” as we celebrate the opening [...]

A Note From the New Executive Director at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

October 31st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Announcements

A Note From the New Executive Director at Clifton Cultural Arts Center

Hello CCAC Friends & Supporters! I am thrilled to join the dedicated staff, board and community volunteers who have made CCAC one of the most thriving community arts centers in our city! In just five years, CCAC has become a civic hub for Uptown, and indeed for all of Greater Cincinnati – offering dozens of [...]

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 [...]