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953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH, 45202, US

Phone: 5137212787

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Located in scenic Eden Park, the Cincinnati Art Museum features a diverse, encyclopedic art collection of more than 67,000 works spanning 6,000 years. In addition to displaying its own broad collection, the museum also hosts several national and international traveling exhibitions each year.

Visitors can enjoy the exhibitions or participate in the museum’s wide range of art-related programs, activities and special events. General admission is always free for all. Museum members receive additional benefits.

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Events

Anila Quayyum Agha: All the Flowers Are for Me

The museum will once again present Anila Quayyum Agha: All the Flowers Are for Me. The popular exhibition, first displayed in 2017, features a work by the Pakistani and American artist Anila Quayyum Agha who creates immersive installations by manipulating light.

Light emanates from the center of a laser-cut steel cube, enveloping the gallery in intricate shadows that ripple and change as you walk through the space. Inspired by Islamic architectural forms and referencing her experience as a diaspora artist, the geometric and floral patterns cast upon the walls, floor, and ceiling create a sense of belonging through shared experience.

Free with free General Admission. Register for entry online in advance at https://cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit/

When: December 15, 2020 11:00AM - May 30, 2021 5:00PM
Where: Cincinnati Art Museum
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Frank Duveneck: American Master

The Cincinnati Art Museum presents a major re-evaluation of the work of Frank Duveneck, the most influential painter in Cincinnati history, with the first comprehensive exhibition in more than thirty years.

Through his brilliant and inspiring work as a painter and printmaker and as a charismatic teacher, Duveneck’s impact on the international art world of his time was substantial and enduring. More than ninety examples across media from the holdings of the museum, the leading repository of the Covington native’s work, and thirty-five pieces on loan from collections across the United States will provide a fresh, in-depth look at this important artist.

Ticketed. Purchase tickets online in advance at https://cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit/

When: December 18, 2020 11:00AM - March 28, 2021 5:00PM
Where: Cincinnati Art Museum
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Cincinnati Art Museum X Listermann Brewing Company

ave you sampled our latest collaboration with @listermannbrewing? 🍻

Exciting artwork and exciting beer make a great pairing, so we’ve partnered with Listermann Brewing Company to celebrate our current special exhibition Frank Duveneck: American Master. The new stout beer, brewed with dark rock candy sugar and milk sugar, is the perfect treat for everyone wanting to stay cozy all winter long while paying tribute to the most influential painter in Cincinnati history.

The limited-edition release includes four different bottle labels that feature famous artworks by Duveneck, so you can create a miniature art gallery in your home bar!

The special release is available now at the @listermannbrewing taproom, and Frank Duveneck: American Master is open now through March 28, 2021 at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

When: January 8, 2021 10:00AM - March 28, 2021 10:00AM
Where: Listermann Brewing Company
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Future Retrieval: Close Parallel

Future Retrieval, the studio collaboration of former University of Cincinnati faculty members Katie Parker and Guy Michael Davis, appropriates imagery and forms from historical objects to create new art that speaks to our twenty-first-century experience. Their practice is rooted in ceramic art, but also incorporates a diverse mix of media and techniques that combine age-old methods with new technologies.

For this exhibition, Future Retrieval will take over two museum galleries as project spaces where they will construct an unconventional response to objects “borrowed” from the Cincinnati Art Museum’s decorative art and design collection. In pairing their own work with objects from the museum’s collection, the artists will create an experience that encourages visitors to consider aspects of our historical collections and practices in a new light.

This exhibition is free with general admission. Advance online entry required. Book your entry time online at www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit

When: February 26, 2021 11:00AM - August 29, 2021 5:00PM
Where: Cincinnati Art Museum
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Free Thursday Evenings

During extended evening hours from 5 p.m.–8 p.m. every Thursday, admission to ticketed special exhibitions is FREE along with general admission. Advance online registration is still required. Reserve your entry time at www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit

When: March 4, 2021 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Where: Cincinnati Art Museum
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American Painting: The Eighties Revisited

Reconstituting the landmark exhibition American Painting: The Eighties from New York University’s Grey Art Gallery exhibition in 1979, American Painting: The Eighties Revisited captures a pivotal moment in twentieth century art. It features abstract paintings by artists, including Sam Gilliam, Nancy Graves, and Elizabeth Murray, all of whom were new to the New York art scene at the time. American Painting: The Eighties toured to Houston, Texas, then to 13 cities abroad, from Paris to Tel Aviv.

Along the way, a lively argument ensued about the direction that art was headed: would the best paintings reflect back on the Abstract Expressionism of the 1950s, or would they launch from the subsequent Pop Art or Minimalist movements?

Forty of the 41 paintings in the American Painting: The Eighties exhibition have been acquired by the Cincinnati Art Museum, with gratitude to the generosity of Ronnie and John Shore.

This exhibition is free with general admission. Advance online entry required. Book your entry time online at www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit

When: March 12, 2021 11:00AM - July 11, 2021 5:00PM
Where: Cincinnati Art Museum
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