CAM brings the art of Robert S. Duncanson and other masterpieces online with the Google Cultural Institute (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, February 1, 2016)
CAM to present powerful African-American art and community conversations in 30 Americans (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, January 27, 2015)
Cincinnati Art Museum acquires important Hudson River School painting and major figurative glass sculpture (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, January 14, 2016)
Cincinnati Art Museum to showcase The Etching Revival from Daubigny to Twachtman Feb 13–May 8, 2016 (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, December 30, 2015)
CAM opens more galleries than ever before (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, December 17, 2015)
Field Guide: Photographs by Jochen Lempert showcases beauty, mystery of nature (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, September 16, 2015)
February 13 - May 8, 2016
Explore the renaissance of etching from the late 1850s through the turn of the century across three continents. Artists including Charles François Daubigny, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Jean-François Millet, Seymour Haden, James McNeill Whistler, Charles Platt, Thomas Moran and Cincinnatians Mary Louise McLaughlin, Henry Farny and John Twachtman will be featured.
Image: Charles-Francois Daubigny (French, b.1817, d.1878), The Ford (Le Gué), 1865, etching, Gift of Herbert Greer French, 1940.174
October 3, 2015
A partnership with the University of Cincinnati's Classics Department, this exciting reinstallation and re-imagination of the ancient world allows visitors to begin their journey through the history of art with the story of ancient Western civilizations with Egyptian, Greek, and Roman objects that are organized thematically for the first time. The installation includes some pieces that have never been on view before.
Image: Greece (Attica), Lion Funerary Monument, ca. 350 BC, pentelic marble, Cincinnati Art Museum, John J. Emery Fund, 1946.40
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March 19 - August 28, 2016
30 Americans showcases art by many of the most important African-American artists of the last three decades. This provocative exhibition focuses on issues of racial, sexual, and historical identity in contemporary culture while exploring the powerful influence of artistic legacy and community across generations.
Image: Glenn Ligon (American, b.1960), America, 2008, neon sign and paint. Rubell Family Collection, Miami. © Glenn Ligon