December 01, 2011 to December 01, 2013
The Art Museum welcomes hundreds of important works of art onto permanent display. ·Come explore a variety of works of art spanning six thousand years, some pieces brought up from the Cincinnati Art Museum’s storage, and placed in what has been transformed into open storage for the community to see. ·These galleries will include most of the antiquities previously on display in the Schmidlapp wing, a large part of the Native American collection, a “salon style” display of paintings, a rotating print cabinet, and important pieces of Fashion Art, Textiles, and Decorative Arts.
March 10, 2012 at 3 p.m.
Curator of Prints Kristin Spangenberg leads a tour of selected prints from the Herbert Greer French Collection in Collections: 6000 Years of Art.
FREE for Art Museum Members. Reservations required. Call (513) 721.ARTS for reservations.
March 21, 2012, 4 – 7 p.m. (registration and refreshments 4-5 p.m., program begins at 5 p.m.)
Visit our newly installed galleries that uncover the vastness of the Art Museum’s collections in an “open storage” format.· Included are objects from our antiquities and Native American collections, in addition to decorative arts, paintings, and rotating works from our fashion arts and prints collections.
$10 Art Museum Members; $20 non-members; $5 students. Reservations Required.
Art After Dark: Mai-Tai to Manhattan
Friday, May 25, 2012, 5 – 9 p.m.
This Final Friday, spend your happy hour celebrating the diverse cultures represented in our permanent collection and now on display in The Collections, 6,000 Years of Art. Tree of Life will perform their unique blend of world music with influences in Middle Eastern, African and other tribal rhythms. Performances and docent-led tours of the exhibition take place 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
FREE event with cash bar and appetizers available for purchase. Reservations not required. Parking at the Art Museum is $4; FREE for Art Museum Members.