This Saturday we’ll have a booth at the
Crafty Supermarket. For the first time, this event will take place right in our own neighborhood of Over-the-Rhine, in the ballroom at Music Hall, which is one of the most magnificent buildings in Cincinnati.
: more chains; hurray for progress! Cincinnati’s New-Found Buzz Helping Attract Retailers to Region
: over in Covington, a sad, messy and confusing debacle took place this week around a legal mural that was suddenly painted over. Mural and Impact
: the demise of an Art Deco building on the University of Cincinnati campus. No Other Place on Earth Like It: UC’s Wilson Auditorium Comes Down, Taking Ghosts, Dreams and the Love of Students and Faculty with It
: interesting to watch the streetcar development in Detroit in light of Cincinnati’s precarious state of affairs. Despite Bankruptcy, Momentum in Motown Builds for Streetcar
: just that. Downtown Louisville Is Getting a Trippy Hunter S. Thompson Memorial
: over in Salt Lake City, policing that actually makes sense. A Police Chief Tries To Reform The System From Within
: wow! Bauhaus Opens Its Dorms to Paying Guests
: you’re invited to share your Cincinnati story [in words or pictures] by 6 Dec 2013. Call for Submissions: Rust Belt Chic Press: The Cincinnati Anthology
: the latest development in the drama surrounding Lawsuit Filed to Scrub Blogger Off Voter Rolls Urban Cincy‘s founder.
: photos of 1920s Cincinnati and current Google street views [tons of eye candy: Local Architecture: Cincinnati – Then and Now Part 1 and Part 2].
: “maybe Cincinnati’s culture is just blissfully average — corporate researchers often use Ohio as a test market because middle American tastes mirror, in the words of Ohio State marketing professor Neeli Bandapudi, ‘the broader trends of the nation.’” Where Do Twitter Trends Start? Try Cincinnati.
: world-famous street artist Banksy continues his visual provocations in NYC, this time inspiring some thoughtful and eloquent critique from area residents. Banksy’s ‘Ghetto 4 Life’ Work Upsets Bronx Residents
: the planned end of a community hit hard by Hurricane Sandy. Deciding Whether It’s Lights Out
: “turning a city into a playground for the wealthiest inhabitants, even as it forgets about the poorest.” How to Manhattanize a City
I’m not a fan of scary things and strongly dislike Halloween, but I couldn’t pass up a chance to tour the old John Shillito & Co. department store in downtown Cincinnati. This is probably the closest I’ll ever get to a haunted house!
October 31, 2013
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VisuaLingualm we’ve been diversifying our product range! These brand-new unisex screenprinted scarves depict landscapes as patterns made up of simple geometric building blocks.
October 28, 2013
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David and Barbara Day are long-time Over-the-Rhine residents whose work documents and elucidates the histories of Cincinnati neighborhoods and landmark architecture. This summer, they designed a new ArtWorks mural located on Pendleton St. right across from the Pendleton Art Center.
October 22, 2013
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: a very cool tool. Ohio Fall Color Report
: as if Ohio’s numerous Superman License Plate Unveiled This Morning vanity license plates weren’t enough, now you can get one featuring Superman.
: written by Cincinnati’s own Long Weekend: Pittsburgh Grace Dobush.
: architectural grandeur and eye candy in Lexington. deTour to Manhattan Society Queen’s Court
: the first solo NYC exhibit by the artist behind Detroit’s famous Tyree Guyton: Faces of God on Fire Heidelberg Project opens on Thursday at the CUE Art Foundation.
: adding Atlanta to my bucket list. Atlanta for Design Lovers
: this Atlanta playground, designed by sculptor Playing with Art: The Isamu Noguchi Playscape Isamu Noguchi, is an Atlanta must-see.