Current Exhibitions

Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light

April 1, 2017 – August 13, 2017 | Explore iconic and celebrated Tiffany windows and lamps that highlight the contributions of Tiffany Studio artists including chemist Arthur Nash and designers Agnes Northrop, Frederick Wilson and Clara Driscoll.

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

April 26, 2017 – November 5, 2017 | Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge’s More Sweetly Play the Dance makes its North American museum premiere at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

The Poetry of Place

December 10, 2016 – June 11, 2017 | A sense of mystery prevails in the scenes William Clift, Linda Connor and Michael Kenna capture.


Special Features


C A M P G R O U N D, on view now, is a large-scale, animated neon installation on the west wall of the French Wing at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

Mementos of Affection

May 27, 2017 – November 2018 | Mementos of Affection: Ornamental Hairwork in Jewelry and Portrait Miniatures will delve into the dual themes of why these keepsakes were created and cherished: love and mourning.

Digital Exhibitions

The Art Academy of Cincinnati and World War I

Exploring the Art Academy of Cincinnati's connection to WW1 through The Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives.

Rembrandt: Master Printmaker

Deeply loved for his richly emotional art, Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606–1669) is one of the world’s most recognized artists. Over the centuries, countless references to the Dutch master have ingrained his name and images into our lives.

Robert S. Duncanson

The history of African American artistic identity in the Queen City during the 19th century is best studied through the work of Robert S. Duncanson.