Current Exhibitions                

Albrecht Dürer: The Age of Reformation and Renaissance

Now – February 11, 2018 | Commemorating five hundred years since Martin Luther issued his 95 theses to a Wittenberg church, the art museum is organizing an exhibition exploring the impact of the Italian Renaissance and the Reformation through the prints of Albrecht Dürer and hicontemporaries. 

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

Now – May 20, 2018Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge’s More Sweetly Play the Dance makes its North American museum premiere at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

Ana England: Kinship

Now – March 4, 2018Ana England is fascinated by the foundational and fundamental connections inherent in nature, and believes that if you look closely, you will find that the connections between us are greater than those separating us.

 Special Features

C A M P G R O U N D

C A M P G R O U N D, on view now, is a large-scale, animated neon installation on the west wall of the French Wing at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

In Bloom: Floral Prints from the Permanent Collection

Now – November 2018

Mementos of Affection

Now – November 2018

Made in Cincinnati

October 12, 2017–January 28, 2018

Multiple Medium: Photographs from the Collection

(COMING SOON) January 23–March 25, 2018 | Drawn from the Museum’s rich photography collection, Multiple Medium presents rarely-seen treasures and recent acquisitions that illustrate and raise questions about the medium’s relationship with numerousness. 

Digital Exhibitions

The Art Academy of Cincinnati and World War I

Exploring the Art Academy of Cincinnati's connection to WW1 through The Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives.

Rembrandt: Master Printmaker

Deeply loved for his richly emotional art, Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606–1669) is one of the world’s most recognized artists. Over the centuries, countless references to the Dutch master have ingrained his name and images into our lives.

Robert S. Duncanson

The history of African American artistic identity in the Queen City during the 19th century is best studied through the work of Robert S. Duncanson.

Frida Kahlo: Photographic Portraits by Bernard Silberstein

This collaboration between the Cincinnati Art Museum and the University of Cincinnati centers on Bernard Silberstein’s portraits of celebrated Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.

Mementos of Affection

Ornamental Hairwork in Jewelry and Portrait Miniatures from the Cincinnati Art Museum.