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Giorgione's Painting "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Venetian artist Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck.On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see La Vecchia in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After ...
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Giorgione's "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck. On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see her in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After that she is going on t...
Tags: Travel, Usa, New York City, US, United States, Ohio, Venice, States, Republic, Genoa, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut, La Vecchia, Gabriele


Check out 2017 Dîner en Blanc, one of Cincinnati's most exclusive events: PHOTOS

Diner en Blanc, one of Cincinnati's most secretive and exclusive events, returned for a sixth year Saturday evening, bringing nearly 2,000 diners clad in white to a new part of the city. This year's Diner en Blanc took place in the parking lot of the Cincinnati Art Museum, drawing out 1,700 participants to an exclusive event that requires an invitation and all-white dress. You can get a look inside the 2017 Diner en Blanc by clicking through the photos below. Cincinnati first started hosting D...
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Cincinnati Art Museum presents its largest folk art exhibit ever

Cincinnati Art Museum this week will present the largest display of American folk art in its history. “A Shared Legacy: Folk Art In America” is an exhibit comprised of more than 100 pieces made between 1800 and 1925, including about 60 works from the world-famous collection of Barbara L. Gordon and 40 regional loans. “A Shared Legacy” celebrates art rooted in personal and cultural identity and made by self-taught or minimally trained artists. Created for ordinary people rather than society’s… ...
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Cincinnati Art Museum receives largest-ever gift

The Cincinnati Art Museum has received the largest single monetary gift in its history. An $11.75 million gift from the estate of Alice and Carl Bimel will create the Alice Bimel Endowment for Asian Art. The endowment will help the museum expand collections from South Asia, Greater Iran and Afghanistan. The Bimels have donated more than $14 million overall along with contributing items to the museum's collections. "(The Bimels' gift) will advance a key area of study that is immeasurably impor...
Tags: Afghanistan, Alice, Cincinnati Art Museum, Carl Bimel, Alice Bimel Endowment, South Asia Greater Iran


​Cincinnati Art Museum acquires one of its largest permanent collections

The Cincinnati Art Museum has acquired one of the largest permanent collections in its 136-year history. The museum announced Wednesday it acquired 800 rare 17th- to 20th-century Japanese prints from the late Joel Weisman and his wife, Bernice Weisman, of Kenwood. The Weismans' donation strengthens the museum’s Japanese holdings and represents a broad spectrum of artists across the history of Japanese printmaking. The collection spans four centuries and includes colorful Edo and Osaka ukiyo-e…...
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24 hours in Cincinnati

Photo: savrae THE BIGGEST DILEMMA you’ll face when you only have 24 hours (or less, like on a layover) to spend in a city is whether you should rush around to see the top tourist attractions or mosey around one or two neighborhoods like a local. One of the best things about Cincinnati is that its smallish size makes it feasible to actually do both. Morning Head to Findlay Market in the Over-The-Rhine (OTR) neighborhood, a year-round indoor market showcasing local artisans, a ton of food and a...
Tags: Travel, Travel Planning, America, Belgium, King, AAA, City Guide, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Midwest, University Of Cincinnati, Taft, Clifton, Bengal, United Soccer League, Bengals


Raphael's 'Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn' comes to SF

"Sublime Beauty: Raphael's 'Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn'" visits the Legion of Honor in San Francisco from Jan. 9 to April 10. She arrives after a stay at the Cincinnati Art Museum. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and the Cincinnati Art Museum are pleased to announce "Sublime Beauty: Raphael's 'Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn.'
Tags: San Francisco, Raphael, Unicorn, Cincinnati Art Museum


CINCINNATI ART MUSEUM

Sweetie and I went to the Cincinnati Art Museum over in beautiful Eden Park yesterday.  It was a gloriously golden autumn day (even though it's November, Mother Nature seems to have stalled in warmer than usual days and sunshine).  We went, specifically, to see the photographic exhibit of  Jochen Lempert, a German photographer who started his career as a biologist.  Since Sweetie is a biologist who is also a photographer, I thought it would be interesting. It was interesting.  Lempert stil...
Tags: Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Photography Exhibit, Rh Carpenter, Sweetie, Eden Park, Jochen Lempert, Lempert


Important New Art Film Coming to Cincinnati Art Museum

No tickets or advance reservations are required. Typical of Wiseman's inquisitively reportorial and humanistic work, this carefully and thoughtfully takes viewers inside the world of London's National Gallery - one of the world's finest museums. [Link to media]
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Kirkland’s Storied “Life in Pictures.” Great article in CityBeat

We are so excited to meet Douglas Kirkland this week! He’s coming into Cincinnati to give a FREE talk at the Cincinnati Art Museum Thursday 10/2, and open his show Saturday 10/4 at our gallery. TT Stern-Enzi got a taste of his charm and heard some of his great stories when he interviewed the artist for his Cincinnati CityBeat […]
Tags: Photography, Celebrity, Events, Shows, Artists, Laura Miller Gleason, Cincinnati, Fotofocus2014, Artist Talks, Douglas Kirkland, Fotofocus, Fotofocus Cincinnati, Book Signing, Glitterati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Kirkland