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My Interpretation Monday: Jar by Melanie

We’ve asked Cincinnati Art Museum lovers to send us thoughts and feelings about an artwork at the Art Museum! We feature these thoughts for #MyInterpretationMonday. This week,  Hamilton High School Student Melanie talks about her favorite piece at CAM. There…

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This week is Volunteer Appreciation Week at the Cincinnati Art Museum, and we want to share with you all the reasons why we cherish our volunteers! Volunteers are very important to the Cincinnati Art Museum. Out of shear love for…

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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…