Posts Tagged ‘ArtsWave’

WTF! ArtsWave Awards Shepard Fairey: Cincinnati Official Laughing Stock in the Art World

There is nothing….absolutely nothing left in this city of Cincinnati to surprise me. While the rest of the world watches Shephard Fairey as he faces prison time for tampering with evidence and lying about stealing the work of another artist, Cincinnati’s art world will award him with a prize for “outstanding achievements in the arts.” [...]

Now, Will We See Artists’ Grants?

After years of marketing the arts throughout Greater Cincinnati, ArtsWave has unveiled what appears to be the greatest self-congratulatory advertising package called ARTeries (by the way, a much better name than ArtsWave…I think it may be original too!) This video celebrates the redevelopment efforts of Over the Rhine into an integrated arts neighborhood that began [...]

Parades of Paid Artists?

14 art parades will be held on August 27 and August 28, 2011 and feature participants of all ages, gathering together to celebrate their communities with creative costumes, masks, banners, musical instruments and more. ArtWorks, ArtsWave and community centers throughout Greater Cincinnati are introducing neighborhood art parades as a new tradition. They are looking for [...]

ArtsWave Sampler Over? There is Still So Much Art to See.

As ArtsWave ends the last of its 6 Sampler Weekends of performances, exhibitions, and entertainment (sic), keep in mind the arts in Greater Cincinnati are still alive throughout the rest of the year. And most of it is much more accessible than AtsWave may have you believe. Sure, these last few months have provided a [...]