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Behind the Scenes in Conservation: Storing Shoes

This week in textiles conservation, Alex Phillips, a summer intern sponsored by the Sowell Foundation, helped our textile conservator care for and repack shoes in our collection.  The sandals in the upper left corner, which are worn with a knob…

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See the Art Museum in a new way by sketching in the galleries. Bring your own sketching supplies, or stop by the Main Lobby to borrow one of our supply kits and sketchbook. Then sketch wherever you would like, or…

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During Art in Bloom, October 22–25, 2015, the public can view a unique group of paintings that reveal a community art legacy. The Cincinnati Public Schools Art Collection is an important  tribute to art and Cincinnati history. At the turn of…

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The objects conservator has been working outside in the Alice Bimel Courtyard on the recently installed bronze sculpture, “The Vine,” by Harriet Frishmuth (1880-1980). She’s finished removing loose corrosion products from the surface using a power washer, and during the…