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(Columbus Alive!) Arts Preview: After the Moment

Posted November 05, 2015 in

"Twenty-five years after the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati became the first and only museum to be charged with obscenity over a retrospective of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe’s work, it’s celebrating freedom of speech and artistic... read more

(Enquirer) Mapplethorpe Returns to Cincinnati

Posted November 05, 2015 in

"After the Moment opens 25 years after the Cincinnati stop of the late photographer’s controversial exhibition triggered events that forever shaped our ideas on art, pornography and freedom of expression. Before The Perfect Moment opened... read more

(Broadway World) Robert Mapplethorpe Exhibit Opens 11/6 at Contemporary Arts Center

Posted October 30, 2015 in

"After the Moment: Reflections on Robert Mapplethorpe is a special exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of the Contemporary Art Center's (CAC) presentation of the landmark retrospective of Robert Mapplethorpe's photography, The Perfect Moment, and the... read more

(WVXU) "After The Moment" New Exhibit At The Contemporary Arts Center

Posted October 30, 2015 in

"After the Moment: Reflections on Robert Mapplethorpe is the current exhibit at the Contemporary Arts Center which looks back on the 25th anniversary of the controversial exhibit that brought about protests, arrests and lawsuits. CAC Curator... read more

(Cincinnati Magazine) The CAC Remembers Robert Mapplethorpe

Posted October 29, 2015 in

"It’s been 25 years since the Contemporary Arts Center ignited a national debate over artistic freedom and censorship with Robert Mapplethorpe’s The Perfect Moment. The artist’s works and influence, however, remain vital, as evidenced by... read more

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