Preserving a pictorial artist: The Taft Museum of Art hosts an exhibition by Loveland photographer Nancy Ford Cones | Fine Arts | cincinnati – 71Bait

click to enlarge Photo: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Margaret Ford Cones, 1983 (1983.1091.20). Image copyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY Nancy Ford Cones (American, 1869-1962), Picnic Fun on the Little Miami River, about 1912, Gelatin silver print, 11 x 14 in. Editor’s Note: This story is … Read more

Biden Paints Oil Companies as War Profiteers, Talks Windfall Tax | National News – 71Bait

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden on Monday accused oil companies of “war profiteers” when he raised the possibility of imposing a windfall tax on energy companies if they fail to boost domestic production. In brief remarks, Biden criticized major oil companies for posting record-breaking profits while refusing to contribute to lower prices at the … Read more

Studio Kroner’s latest exhibition examines literal and metaphorical garbage – and how it threatens our future | Fine Arts | cincinnati – 71Bait

click to enlarge Photo: Provided by Studio Kroner Artist Paul Kroner stands in front of artworks from his “Box News” series. trash is everywhere. Literal trash litters the streets and sidewalks. Metaphorical junk makes up much of the content that floods news channels and phone screens. In his upcoming exhibition trash talk, Studio Kroner shines … Read more

Community Calendar | local news – 71Bait

Early voting • Early voting for the November 8 general election at the Whitfield County Courthouse is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. In Murray County, early voting is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Murray County Recreation Department on Hyden Tyler Road. There are two Saturdays for early … Read more

BLINK theme discounts, drinks and events in bars and companies above the Rhine | culture | cincinnati – 71Bait

Photo: The Rhined is offering charcuterie cups to go during BLINK. The BLINK art and light festival is taking place this weekend in downtown Cincinnati, Over-the-Rhine and Covington and will feature more than 100 glowing experiences. And while there are countless illuminated sculptures, animated murals, projection-mapped architecture and live music to admire, attendees will … Read more

Taft Museum of Art Exhibition to Reveal Artworks Once Thought to be Authentic – Now Known to Be Different | Fine Arts | cincinnati – 71Bait

click to enlarge Photo: Provided by the Taft Museum of Art Is this an authentic Rembrandt painting or something created by one of his followers? The Taft Museum of Art explores these and other mysteries in its Fakes, fakes and followers exhibit. In general, when visiting a museum or art gallery, the authenticity of what … Read more

Road closures you need to know ahead of this weekend’s BLINK Festival in Cincinnati | Cincinnati News | cincinnati – 71Bait

click to enlarge Photo: Hailey Bollinger BLINK 2022 will take place from October 13th to 16th. Cincinnati’s favorite BLINK Festival returns this weekend with four days of colorful displays, light projections and live music. October 13-16 will feature a parade, local restaurants, live entertainment and countless lighted art installations spread across downtown Cincinnati and Covington. … Read more

The best things to do in St. Louis this weekend October 6-9 | Art Stories & Interviews | st louis – 71Bait

click to enlarge Kasey No Walls Off Washington is an expansive wall trail that opens this week. Thursday 10/6 precursor You can find Cori Bush all over St. Louis. Sometimes you’ll see her at a charity event, sometimes she’s at an outdoor rally, and sometimes you’ll find her on the street talking to people and … Read more

Wild Colors Star in the new exhibition of the Kemper Art Museum | Art Stories & Interviews | st louis – 71Bait

click to enlarge Virginia Harald The evidence of Katharina Grosse’s trial shines through in the exhibition, as in Untitled2004, pictured second from the right. Strolling through Katharina Grosse’s latest exhibition is like stumbling into a contemporary wonderland. Mysterious patterns, unlikely materials and bold colors that should – but don’t – collide greet you at every … Read more

San Antonio artist Karen Mahaffy is planning her Trinity exhibit “Objects of Absence” | Art Stories & Interviews | San Antonio – 71Bait

click to enlarge Bryan Rindfuss A 23 foot curtain dubbed Arctic Dreams anchors Karen Mahaffy’s Trinity exhibition “Objects of Absence”. Ordinary household objects often take on extraordinary prominence in the work of San Antonio artist Karen Mahaffy, whose mixed-media projects defy categorization. An Illinois native who earned an MFA from the University of Texas at … Read more