The Cincinnati Art Museum presents Art After Dark: Unknown Elementz (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, August 24, 2015)
Sublime Beauty: Raphael’s Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn makes U.S. debut in Cincinnati, San Francisco (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, August 7, 2015)
Cincinnati Art Museum’s Art in Bloom 2015 showcases floral interpretation of fine art (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, August 4, 2015)
Cincinnati Wing Pre-Civil War Galleries Re-Open Aug. 1 (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, July 27, 2015)
More Eastern treasures in Eden Park: Masterpieces of Japanese Art extended through Jan. 3 (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, July 23, 2015)
New special feature Unknown Elements ignites the imagination (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, July 20, 2015)
February 07, 2015 to April 26, 2015
This exhibition of approximately thirty-five works will pair modern and contemporary Japanese prints and ceramics. The prints are from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, including selections from the Howard and Caroline Porter Collection. The Japanese ceramics of the same era are lent by Jeffrey and Carol Horvitz. Shown together, these works disclose a brilliant dialogue through shared rhythms, patterns, textures, emotions and ideas. Read the press release.
This exhibition is sponsored by Timothy Goldsmith, Goldsmith Cardel.
(Left) Kokutōtōban (Smoke-blackened Ceramic Flat Form), ca.1991; Yamada Hikaru (Japanese, 1923-2001); stoneware with inlays, smoke blackened; Collection of Carol and Jeffery Horvitz
(Right) No. 5 (Record of Posterity), 1957; Hiromu Sato (Japanese, b.1923); color woodcut; The Howard and Caroline Porter Collection; 1990.920