Visitors can watch Cincinnati Art Museum conservator restore bronze sculpture, starting July 7 (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, June 25, 2015)
Cincinnati Art Museum Summer Update (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, June 3, 2015)
Cincinnati Art Museum announces new permanent gallery: The Nancy and David Wolf Gallery (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, June 1, 2015)
Northern Baroque Splendor showcases rare collection of 17th century Dutch and Flemish art (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, May 11, 2015)
Human-Altered Landscapes explores environmental changes through photography (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, April 2, 2015)
Early opening for Cincinnati Art Museum new exhibition, Up at Bat: Warhol and Baseball (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, April 2, 2015)
Through April 2016
The Cincinnati Art Museum and ArtWorks are pleased to present a collaborative project featuring local artist Anthony Luensman. C A M P G R O U N D, on view now through April 2016, is a large-scale, animated neon installation on the west wall of the French Wing at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
On View Now
A new permanent collection gallery, located on the Museum’s second-floor ambulatory, will display approximately 35 pieces from the Nancy and David Wolf Collection of contemporary art in ceramics, glass and wood, and will be periodically rotated to feature new selections. Since the 2009 exhibition Outside the Ordinary which featured selections from their nationally-recognized collection, the Wolfs have gifted over 200 works of art to the Cincinnati Art Museum, positioning our institution as one of the foremost centers for the study and enjoyment of contemporary craft.
Image: Pink Loop, 1983, Harvey K. Littleton (1922–2013), United States, blown and cased glass, Cincinnati Art Museum, The Nancy and David Wolf Collection, 2009.98, © Harvey Littleton
October 3, 2015 - January 3, 2016
The Cincinnati Art Museum and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in collaboration with the Foundation for Italian Art & Culture, presents Raphael’s Portrait of Lady with a Unicorn on loan from the Galleria Borghese in Rome. Painted about 1505, this mysterious blond and blue-eyed sitter epitomizes Raphael’s excellence in female portraiture during his Florentine period.
Image: Raphael (1483–1520), Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn, circa 1505–6, oil on canvas transferred from panel, Galleria Borghese, Rome, inv. 371
April 18 – July 19, 2015
The Cincinnati Art Museum’s newest special feature, Human-Altered Landscapes, celebrates the influence of a generation of artists who, during the 1960s and ’70s, created a new kind of landscape photography. Just in time for Earth Day, this display provides an opportunity for visitors to witness how photographers interpret today’s landscapes.
Image: Edward Burtynsky, Silver Lake Operations #14 [Lake Lefroy, Western Australia], 2008, Chromogenic Print, 48 x 60 in. (121.9 x 152.4 cm), Museum Purchase: On to the Second Century Endowment, John J. Emery Memorial Fund, and various funds, © and courtesy Edward Burtynsky