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Cincinnati Art Museum awarded grant from The Hearst Foundation, Inc. (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, November 9, 2015)
The Cincinnati Art Museum presents the Tree of Life (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, November 6, 2015)
CAM 2015-2016 Exhibition and Special Event Schedule (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, September 7, 2015)
Fashion’s evolution showcased in High Style: Twentieth Century Masterworks from the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, October 7, 2015)
The exhibition was organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
November 7, 2015 - January 24, 2016
High Style traces the evolution of fashion from 1910 through1980 with garments and accessories by the most influential European and American designers of the 20th century, including Schiaparelli, Chanel, Dior, Givenchy, Norell, Scaasi, and Charles James, among others.
Image: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906-1978), Clover Leaf Ball Gown, 1953, Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Josephine Abercrombie (1953, 2009.300.784) Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Open Tues – Sun, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Rosenthal Education Center (REC) is the new art education space inside the museum. Through dedicated interactive exhibition and studio space the collection of the Cincinnati Art Museum is brought to life for children of all ages. The REC encourages families to discover the Art Museum’s collection in a fun, immersive, hands-on and safe manner through a variety of experiences.
October 17, 2015 - March 6, 2016
The first major U.S. museum exhibition devoted to the celebrated German photographer will be on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum. Trained as a biologist, Lempert photographs plants, animals, and other natural phenomena with both scientific acumen and a poetic appreciation of natural beauty.
Image: Jochen Lempert, Untitled (Feathers), 2014, gelatin silver print, 20 x 15 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and ProjecteSD, Barcelona.
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
February 14 - January 3, 2016
Now extended through JAN 3, 2016, the exhibition features approximately one hundred Japanese masterpieces from the permanent collection of the Art Museum. The show is designed to provide viewers not only with a better understanding of Japanese art and its aesthetics, but also a unique regional perspective through the history of the collection.
Image: Model of an Ox Cart; Meiji period (1868–1912), 19th century; Lacquer; Gift of Mrs. Etsu Inagaki Sugimoto; 1911.1371