Creative displays around town
They say art is in the eye of the beholder. If that’s the case, you can behold some pretty amazing talent around the Queen City with these events and exhibits ranging from Dr. Seuss to tickling the ivories. Keep reading to add some creativity to your calendar.
Some men make model cars as a hobby, but this local man uses human models to make his artistic creations. Learn how his concept shots take women from the everyday to the unbelievable.
This local artist changed career paths from a seemingly opposite occupation, but he merged the two together to create a unique style. Discover how his creativity blends with his knack for science.
Fashions of a Feather Flocktail Together
One local fashion designer started making her own hair accessories because she couldn’t find exactly what she wanted. Check out these feathery fashions that’ll have everyone flocking for their own.
From YouTube to iTunes to “American Idol,” music plays a major role in our lives. Find out how you can blend the art of music with the art of dance Downtown this summer.
Take Part in the Painting
Looking for a new way to express yourself? Take a look beyond pottery painting, grab a few girlfriends, and head over to Essex Studios for a memorable and insightful art experience.
Chic Spotlight: Artist and Teacher Pam Kravetz
From teaching one of our own to displaying her work at the Contemporary Arts Center, this local artist paints a picture of her world with her words.
Express Picks: Expand Your Experience
Express Cincinnati suggests this week’s best cultural and charity events. Sample opera, join the bacchanal, or dance while Shepard Fairey spins tunes. There’s something for everyone!
Chic This Week: Teaching More than just Art
Our Editor in Chic recalls a traumatic experience in art class and how her art teacher helped her through it while teaching an important life lesson in the process.
Total Body Wellness: The Skinny on Fats
Before you reach for that box with Low Fat written in big, bold letters, check out this advice from our resident health and fitness expert for the low down on fats in foods.
Orange on Green: Mastering the Art of Finance
The simplicity in a classic children’s book serves as an analogy for taking control of your finances, and our financial gurus give an art lesson this week to help you paint a money masterpiece.
Chic Eats: A Delicious Take on Berries and Cream
The creamsicle grows up this week with Strawberry Granita and Vanilla Bean-Black Peppercorn Chantilly. Our Chic Chef shows you a new take on the classic berries and cream dessert.
McCoy on Movies: “Letters to Juliet”
Amanda Seyfried stars in a new romantic comedy inspired by one of William Shakespeare’s most famous characters. But is the film to be or not to be? See what our movie critic says.
Upcoming Cincy Chic Events:
May 18: Speak Fashion Speak Life!
May 18: Business at Breakfast
May 19: Work Smart, Not Hard Workshop
May 19: Handbag Heaven Win “Sex and The City 2” Screening Passes!
May 20: Afterhours – An Unusual Twist to Your Usual Bridal Show
May 20: Michael Kors Trunk Show at Madeira Optical
May 20: Minx & Models Win “Sex and The City 2” Screening Passes!
May 20: Girls Night Out in O’Bryonville
May 21: Tee Off at Tellers Win “Sex and The City 2” Screening Passes!
May 22: Walk Now for Autism Speaks