Calender

 facebook-128 copytwitter-128 copy

instagram-128 copyyoutube-128 copy

 

social feed

CincyArtMuseum We are saddened by the loss of Lois Rosenthal. We thank her for her passion & dedication to the Art Museum. http://t.co/zEptsaodXn 2 hour ago via Twitter CincyArtMuseum RT @Local12: She helped @FreestoreFB, @cincyartmuseum, @CincyCAC. Philanthropist Lois Rosenthal has died. http://t.co/FcsIdSFC8g http://t.c 3 hour ago via Twitter
Cincinnati Art Museum TOMORROW 6.23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246. Show up and support two of Cincinnati's most iconic landmarks Cincinnati Museum Center & Cincinnati Music Hall !!! click to RSVP! http://saveouricons.org/rsvp-july-2014-public-hearings Save Our Icons #speakforus https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10152947689671102&set=pb.26937096101.-2207520000.1405714572.&type=1&theater 8 hour ago via Facebook

Calendar

Doug and Mike Starn: Gravity of Light

October 06, 2012 to December 30, 2012

WHERE:
Holy Cross Church at the Mount Adams Monastery

Since well before the Renaissance, light has been used for and understood as a metaphor for illumination, spiritual or intellectual; light is, of course, the opposite of dark. It is also the primary material of photography. In Gravity of Light, Doug and Mike Starn present a compilation of four series of photographs that extend this classical metaphor. Central to the exhibition is a blindingly bright arc lamp, mimicking the sun—a facsimile of Sir Humphry Davy’s “volaic arc” used in the first discovery of electric “artificial light in 1804.

 

Equal parts sculpture, scientific experiment and photography, Gravity of Light is as much a system of transmissions as it is an exhibition of object photographs. The Starns’ art does not hold the world in suspension as an object for contemplation, but rather suspends the viewer in a world of their own making—a chamber of sensorial and experiential discovery, that renders each of us conductors; absorbers and emitters of the universe’s energy.

 

Exhibition Hours

Wednesday 12 noon - 5 p.m.
Thursday-Saturday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 12 noon - 5 p.m.

 

Exhibition Location

Holy Cross Church at the Mount Adams Monastery in Cincinnati

1055 Saint Paul Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202

 

If you visit the Gravity of Light Exhibition at the Holy Cross Church at the Mt. Adams Monastery, you’ll find a coupon that you can redeem at the Mt. Adams Pavilion for free cover and drink specials. So after you see the Light, go light up the night in Mt. Adams on us and the Pavilion!

 

Add to your calendar