Over four days, experience the beauty of glorious fresh flowers paired with the Cincinnati Art Museum’s fine art collection. Take part in many and varied special events, family friendly activities, docent-led tours, plus conversations and demonstrations by curators and floral arrangers.

Art in Bloom 2015

October 22 - October 25, 2015

Thank you to everyone who participated as an arranger, volunteer or attendee of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s special event!


For more information about Art in Bloom, please contact the Events Staff at [email protected] or (513) 639-2962.


2015 People’s Choice winners:

  • First: ANN FORD by arrangers Pinkie Laffoon and Mary King and Helen Heekin
  • Second, within 7 ballots of first: CHILDREN AT THE BEACH by arranger David Millett.

People’s Choice Runner-Ups:

  • EVE DISCONSOLATE, arranger Cheryl Trimpe
  • CHIMNEY CORNER, arranger Dennis Buttelwerth
  • HONORABLE AUGUSTA HERBERT AS A CHILD, arrangers Jolene Struebbe, Kathleen Stengel, Angela Lyman and Blake Gustafson

Art in Bloom 2015’s art inspiration:

Bessie Hoover Wessel (American, b.1888, d.1973); Hollyhocks (circa 1915-17); oil on canvas; Collection of the City School District of the City of Cincinnati; made available to the Cincinnati Museum Center and the Cincinnati Art Museum; L15.2008:79.



Thank you for the support of the 2015 Art in Bloom Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsors:

The Power of Flight

the Oliver Family Foundation


Contributing Sponsors:

 Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.

Truepoint Wealth Counsel


Participating Sponsors:

The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation

Digs Real Estate, Design, Construction

Sarah and Mark Johnson

Marty and Nick Ragland

Judy and Steven Stein

Barbara and Bill Weyand


In-Kind Sponsor:

John Hinger and Beau Bolce, Quince and Quinn