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Meet Karen Kurak, Dream Weaver

She's a massotherapist, visual artist, and art therapist: Karen Kurak’s life and career have taken an organic path, and that’s how she regards her art, too.

Inside Happy Bungalow’s Tiny Toy Factory

“I kept sketch pads at work when I was miserable,” says Don Clark, who graduated with an architecture degree from the University of Cincinnati in 2003 and spent five years cooped up in cubicles. Then the recession hit, and Clark was laid off.

Taft Museum of Art Shows 200+ Years of Historic Quilts

Move beyond the basic blanket stitch with The Taft Museum of Art’s autumnal exhibit dedicated to mosaic patchwork quilts.

Cincinnati Art Museum Exhibits The Work of Albrecht Dürer

Don’t miss Dürer’s Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, a seminal woodblock print completed in 1497.

Contemporary Arts Center to Exhibit Notable Street Artist Swoon

Born Caledonia Curry in 1977, the artist known as Swoon is getting her first major survey exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center. Like Shepard Fairey and Banksy, Swoon has gained notoriety for her striking and surprising street art.

Cincinnati Art Museum Presents Their Largest Display of American Folk Art

The collection reveals a quirky (and dark…) story of American life from 1800 to 1925.

Top 5 Events This Week

What lazy days of summer are you talking about? Get busy! Here are five ways to keep your week hoppin.’

Weston Gallery To Feature 40-Year Retrospective of Local Collagist Michael Scheurer

Signature Scheurer: A Retrospective of the Works of Michael Scheurer, at the Weston Gallery, offers a deep dive into the oeuvre of one of the city’s most prolific artists all in one place.

How Artists Can Help Remake A Town

Covington and Hamilton were two cities faced with a challenge: Improve your urban landscapes, or else. That’s when inspiration struck.

Remembering Pat Renick, Monumental Artist

Monster-maker, advocate for artists, force of nature—artist Patricia Renick’s greatest creation might have been herself.

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