Current Exhibitions                

Paintings, Politics and the Monuments Men: The Berlin Masterpieces in America

Now–October 3, 2021

This exhibition focuses on the fate of some of the finest European paintings from the Berlin State Museums that traveled to the United States soon after the end of the war and were exhibited at fourteen museums across the country before returning to Germany.

American Painting: The Eighties Revisited

Now–Sept. 5, 2021 | Galleries 301, 302, and 303

An exhibition of 41 evocative paintings sparked an art world commotion in the late 1970s. Now, a reconstruction of the exhibition is coming to the Cincinnati Art Museum.

Future Retrieval: Close Parallel

Now–August 29, 2021

Artworks from the museum’s permanent collection are reimagined in this new Cincinnati Art Museum exhibition.

The Paper Sculpture Manual


Cincinnati Art Museum along with the Independent Curators International (ICI) invite our global digital community to create and collaborate with The Paper Sculpture Manual, a downloadable, printable, and shareable manual to take you away from your screens and recreate art experiences in domestic spaces.

do it (home)


As many of us across the globe are experiencing social distancing and orders to stay at home, the Cincinnati Art Museum is joining Independent Curators International (ICI) and over 30 art spaces around the world in sharing do it (home).