The theme for Art in Bloom 2019 is LIGHT!
Over four days, experience the beauty of glorious fresh flowers paired with the Cincinnati Art Museum’s fine art collection. Take part in many and varied special events, family friendly activities, docent-led tours, plus conversations and demonstrations by curators and floral arrangers.
For more information about Art in Bloom, please contact the events staff at [email protected] or (513) 639-2962.
The museum will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 17 for Midnight in the Garden.
Docent led Tours, Daily October 17–20
Midnight in the Garden, Thursday October 17
Special Tea Events, Friday October 18
Live Art in the Great Hall, October 18–19
Jazz in Bloom, Saturday October 19
Families in Bloom and much more!
$15,000 – Presenting Sponsor
$10,000 – Rose Sponsor
$5,000 – Orchid Sponsor
$3,000 – Lily Sponsor
$1,000 – Tulip Sponsor
$500 – Garden Sponsor
Tickets to the individual events will become available online on September 5, 2019
For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact Associate Director of Development, Corporate Relations, Melanie Stutenroth at 513-639-2007 or [email protected].
Click here for the 2019 selection of art for the LIGHT! Art in Bloom 2019.
Please email [email protected] with your top three arrangement selections. Please provide the following information when selecting your piece:
You will receive an email confirming your selection.
Please click here for more information on arranger guidelines.
You are cordially invited to a hands-on practice of creating Art in Bloom inspired floral arrangements.
Great for First Time Art in Bloom Arrangers – Great for Seasoned Vets of Art in Bloom!
Sharee Alexander will walk you through how to make the following arrangement
Practice Art in Bloom floral arranging
On-site registration for Art in Bloom
June 8, 2019 or July 13, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Cincinnati Wholesale Florist
1045 Township Street
Cincinnati, OH 45225
By May 30th for the June 8 class
By June 30th for the July 13 class
Cost for materials:
$25 per person
To RSVP and finalize payment, please contact Sharee Alexander at Cincinnati Wholesale Florist at 513-723-0202
Closer to the event, we will ask arrangers to write a brief statement of intent that will accompany your arrangement and its label at the time of installation.
For additional questions about arranger details, please see the arranger guidelines above or contact Molly Milano-Rifkind at the Cincinnati Art Museum at [email protected] or 513-639-2962.
Art in Bloom 2019 Co-Chairs
Marilyn Duke and Sarah Stahl
Art in Bloom 2019 Committee
More information coming soon!
Q: How much does Art in Bloom cost?
A: It's free! Aside from special events, the arrangements are open and free to the public. (see Schedule of Events and Tickets tab for more info)
Q: Do I have to pay for parking?
A: Absolutely not! Parking is always free at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
Q: Where can I purchase tickets for Art in Bloom special events?
A: You can purchase tickets online, or over the phone by calling (513) 639-2962. (see Schedule of Events and Tickets tab for more info)
Q: Can I bring my children?
A: Please do! Art in Bloom is an event meant to be experienced by all ages. Plus, your kids will love the Rosenthal Education Center.