Don't miss The Regional Gala on August 20th

Our building will be closed on Saturday, August 20th, as we prepare for The Regional Gala, which begins at 5PM. Tickets on sale now!

Contemporary Arts Center
Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center
for Contemporary Art
44 E. 6th Street,
Cincinnati, OH 45202

513 345 8400

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August 2022 Events

Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.

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10:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

04 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

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11

10:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

11 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

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10:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

18 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

19

4:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

19 August
2022

Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

20

10:00 AM

Co-LAB: Contemplation in Nature: Burnet Woods

20 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Co-LAB: Contemplation in Nature: Burnet Woods

Co-LAB: Contemplation in Nature: Burnet Woods

10:00 AM

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough

20 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough

5:00 PM

The Regional Gala

20 August
2022

Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Regional Gala

The Regional Gala

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10:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

25 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

All Day

BowTy Attempts Everything Again

25 August
2022

Thursday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

BowTy Attempts Everything Again

BowTy Attempts Everything Again

4:00 PM

Young Adult Lab: DIY Banners

25 August
2022

Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Young Adult Lab: DIY Banners

Young Adult Lab: DIY Banners

26

4:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

26 August
2022

Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

All Day

Final Friday at the CAC

26 August
2022

Friday
3:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Final Friday at the CAC

Final Friday at the CAC

6:00 PM

Co-LAB: A Queen's Liberation Story

26 August
2022

Friday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Co-LAB: A Queen's Liberation Story

Co-LAB: A Queen's Liberation Story

7:00 PM

CAC@21C

26 August
2022

Friday
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

CAC@21C

CAC@21C

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10:00 AM

Co-LAB: The Place of Stories: Burnet Woods

27 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Co-LAB: The Place of Stories: Burnet Woods

Co-LAB: The Place of Stories: Burnet Woods

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2:00 PM

C& Center of Unfinished Business Reading Group

28 August
2022

Sunday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

C& Center of Unfinished Business Reading Group

C& Center of Unfinished Business Reading Group

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August 2022 Events

04 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

Join the CAC on Thursday mornings for creative playtime at Washington Park. This weekly program uses hands-on art making activities to excite and educate our youngest visitors. This FREE program is designed especially for children ages 2-6 years old, and their parents or caregivers. Older and younger siblings are always welcome...

11 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

Join the CAC on Thursday mornings for creative playtime at Washington Park. This weekly program uses hands-on art making activities to excite and educate our youngest visitors. This FREE program is designed especially for children ages 2-6 years old, and their parents or caregivers. Older and younger siblings are always welcome...

18 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

Join the CAC on Thursday mornings for creative playtime at Washington Park. This weekly program uses hands-on art making activities to excite and educate our youngest visitors. This FREE program is designed especially for children ages 2-6 years old, and their parents or caregivers. Older and younger siblings are always welcome...

19 August
2022

Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Join Artist in Residence Jeni Jenkins every Friday in the CAC lobby for collaborative art making and discussion. The theme of the residency is TOGETHERNESS, which Jenkins uses as an umbrella for exploring issues related to prejudice, identity, relationships, community, belonging and stereotypes. Her main objective is to inspire people to...

20 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Co-LAB: Contemplation in Nature: Burnet Woods

Co-LAB: Contemplation in Nature: Burnet Woods

During this event we will engage in a meditation in nature, making space to listen to our environment and experience a different way of inhabiting the space. We will then engage in an exercise in nature journaling/nature sketching. This event is free and open to the public, though registration is recommended...

20 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough

Educator Workshop: When Self-care Isn't Enough. The last several years have been hard on educators. Often administrations cite self-care and work-life balance without creating the conditions for this to be possible. Join us for a roundtable conversation with other educators and mindfulness expert Stacy Sims as we create a safe space...

20 August
2022

Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Regional Gala

The Regional Gala

Join us for our Annual Gala and Afterparty on Saturday, August 20th, 2022 at the Contemporary Arts Center. The 2022 Gala is themed around the recent CAC Exhibition, The Regional, which "celebrates the artistic and cultural complexity of the Midwest, offering audiences a more comprehensive understanding of this time in this...

25 August
2022

Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday Art Play

Thursday Art Play

Join the CAC on Thursday mornings for creative playtime at Washington Park. This weekly program uses hands-on art making activities to excite and educate our youngest visitors. This FREE program is designed especially for children ages 2-6 years old, and their parents or caregivers. Older and younger siblings are always welcome...

25 August
2022

Thursday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

BowTy Attempts Everything Again

BowTy Attempts Everything Again

Thursday, August 25, 10:00 am-7:00 pm Location: Contemporary Arts Center BowTy Attempts Everything Again Organized by Pique as part of Artist-Run Spaces This piece will be ongoing the entire day the Contemporary Arts Center is open and will continue at Pique until “everything” has been attempted. In 2015, Steve Kemple...

25 August
2022

Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Young Adult Lab: DIY Banners

Young Adult Lab: DIY Banners

For all of your photobooth needs, outdoor parties, and a fancy fireplace, join us this Thursday at the CAC for Young Adult Lab. As the summer comes to an end, we will be making DIY Banners to celebrate the small things in life. Supplies and snacks provided by the CAC. The...

26 August
2022

Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Artist in Residence: Jeni Jenkins

Join Artist in Residence Jeni Jenkins every Friday in the CAC lobby for collaborative art making and discussion. The theme of the residency is TOGETHERNESS, which Jenkins uses as an umbrella for exploring issues related to prejudice, identity, relationships, community, belonging and stereotypes. Her main objective is to inspire people to...

26 August
2022

Friday
3:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Final Friday at the CAC

Final Friday at the CAC

AUGUST 26: Final Friday at the CAC 4-7PM Artist in Residence Jeni Jenkins 6PM A Queen's Liberation Story 7-9PM Member-Exclusive Gallery Hours 7:30PM Docent-led Exhibition Tour Make the most of Final Fridays at the CAC by becoming a CAC Member—only $5 a month! Become a member today Artist in Resident Jeni Jenkins Join Artist in Residence Jeni Jenkins...

26 August
2022

Friday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Co-LAB: A Queen's Liberation Story

Co-LAB: A Queen's Liberation Story

Jori An Cotton and Desirae “The Silent Poet” Hosley will collaborate as writers/directors to produce A Queen's Liberation Story, an empowering performance based on the sex stories shared by black and brown women/womxn. A Queen’s Liberation Story reassures that talking about sex should not be shamed or hidden. Reclaiming your...

26 August
2022

Friday
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

CAC@21C

CAC@21C

Two museum experiences at one time! Enjoy a free, docent-led tour of the 21C and the CAC. Visitors will experience 30-minute tours of each museum. Tours meet in the 21C lobby. No registration is required.

27 August
2022

Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Co-LAB: The Place of Stories: Burnet Woods

Co-LAB: The Place of Stories: Burnet Woods

In this oral history session, we will open up the space for locals and enjoyers of Burnet Woods to create a collective history through storytelling. We will be able to learn about this land from the perspectives of those who built a relationship with it, and invite each other to...

28 August
2022

Sunday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

C& Center of Unfinished Business Reading Group

C& Center of Unfinished Business Reading Group

In three slow-reading group events led by Dr. Chandra Frank, we will explore texts and ideas related to the C& Center of Unfinished Business installed in the CAC lobby and the Breaking Water exhibition. Participants will be invited to engage with short readings selected from the Center of Unfinished Business,...

On-Going Events

Through
14 August
2022

Breaking Water

Breaking Water

Breaking Water is a group exhibition bringing together works in installation, video, photography, painting, sculpture, and performance that offer a range of approaches to the subject of water, liquidity, and feminism.

Through
11 September
2022

Center of Unfinished Business by Contemporary And (C&)

Center of Unfinished Business by Contemporary And (C&)

A roving reading room and discussion-based program organized by the multimedia platform Contemporary And (C&) and conceived by C& co-founders and artistic directors Julia Grosse and Yvette Mutumba. Through the selection of significant and at times unsettling texts, the installation highlights the ubiquitous traces of colonialism that extend throughout all facets of life.

Through
11 September
2022

Artist-Run Spaces

Artist-Run Spaces

A convening of independent arts organizations, nonprofits, and collectives throughout Ohio and northern Kentucky. Discover more than ten boundary-pushing communities of art makers.

Through
30 December
2025

Kahlil Robert Irving: Ground Water from screen Falls [(Collaged media) + Midwest] Street

Kahlil Robert Irving: Ground Water from screen Falls [(Collaged media) + Midwest] Street

For the lobby carpet installation, Kahlil Robert Irving integrates imagery of asphalt with pop culture references, news headlines, and digital ephemera. The artist asks viewers to reconsider their daily engagement with social media, civic community life, and the urban landscape.

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