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Court Paintings of Royal India: The Connecting Worlds of Hindus and Muslims

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper – Court Paintings of Royal India: The Connecting Worlds of Hindus and Muslims will be the focus of the Cincinnati Asian Art Society’s First Annual Asian Art Lecture with guest speaker Dr. Vishakha…

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The University of Cincinnati’s college of DAAP is teaming up with Cincinnati Art Museum on Tuesday, April 14 for a Pop-Up exhibition featuring DAAPs own collection of Bonnie Cashin garments. Bonnie Cashin (1915-2000) was a highly acclaimed and prolific fashion designer…

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This week the textile conservation lab welcomed a project from our Kentucky neighbors.  This 1924 cotton lace garden party dress belongs to Eastern Kentucky University.  It underwent wet-cleaning to reduce the build-up of harmful materials produced naturally by cotton as…

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Busy times up in the frame shop. We have been preparing for our new exhibition “Up At Bat: Warhol and Baseball”. This show required multiple print proofs and stencils to be matted and framed by our team. The framing process…