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Thanks for a great year, CAM docents!

The Cincinnati Art Museum Docent Corp recently finished a very successful touring season.  Since September 2014, the docents have served over 26,000 visitors on 1,000+ tours.  We end each touring season with a Spring Banquet. This year the Docent Advisory…

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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…