1964.720, Japan, (Depiction of ox carts), late 17th c., one of a pair

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Behind the Scenes in Conservation: Edo Period Screen

Since our “Behind the Scenes in Conservation” posts have been so popular on social media, we’ve decided to give them more room to shine (and analyze and treat and conserve)! Each week, our conservation team highlights a project from one…

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ART360 is one of my personal favorite programs at the Cincinnati Art Museum. It allows for a small group of people to come together in a gallery, and spend an hour with one work of art. Some people might shudder…

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As curator of decorative arts and design at the Art Museum, I work with a collection so wonderfully diverse that, well, it sometimes makes my head spin. This collection includes nearly 7,000 objects (to which we are constantly adding) and…

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The Department of Photography is the newest department at the Cincinnati Art Museum; it was founded in 2006. Prior to that, it was paired with Prints and Drawings. Not long after I arrived in Ohio last autumn, I discovered that…