Ornament-Making Workshop: Old Fashioned Tin-Punching
Saturday, November 17, 2-3 p.m.
Tot Tuesdays!: Harvest Fun
Tuesday, November 20, 10:30-11:30 p.m.
Get ready to decorate your Thanksgiving table with turkeys, pumpkins and other fall creations crafted by you and your toddler. Tot Tuesdays!, designed to help prepare preschoolers for reading readiness and socialization, are held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on the third Tuesday of every month. Admission is free for BCM members. For future members, cost is $9 for adults, $8 for seniors 60+ and $5 for children. There is a $1 craft fee per child. Free parking. Reserve spots for you and your child at (859) 491-4003.
FotoFocus Bienniel Exhibit "Clothes Encounter" by Melvin Grier
September 28 - November 4
As a photographer for the Cincinnati Post for 33 years, Melvin Grier traveled the world shooting award-winning photos of news events, sports and famous personalities. What many people don't realize is that he has a secret love for fashion photography.
Cincinnati's style scene during the 1980s and 1990s is the subject of Clothes Encounter, a retrospective of Grier's personal fashion photos, some never before shown publicly. The exhibit, part of FotoFocus Biennial 2018, will be on display at Behringer-Crawford Museum in Covington, KY from September 28 to November 4, 2018. It is included in the cost of museum admission and free to FotoFocus Passport holders and BCM members.
Grier's interest in fashion was spurred by magazines like Vogue and Harper's Bazaar. "I started looking at the photos, then at the photographers -- David Bailey, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton." Inspired by these icons, he worked with Post reporter Mary Linn White to create fashion layouts, often in unconventional locations, like the roof of Union Terminal or the middle of Cincinnati's Fourth Street. "It was a simple process. We never had an art director, thank God. We never asked permission to shoot somewhere - we just did it."
Brown Bag Luncheon: Digging Up Your Roots – Basic Genealogy
Thursday, November 15, noon-1:30 p.m.
Behringer-Crawford Museum is hiring a new Assistant Executive Director
Posted: August 10, 2018
Position Reports To: Executive Director
Positions Supervised: Programming and Operating Personnel
Deadline to Apply: Applications Accepted until Position is Filled
The Assistant Director works to ensure recognition of Behringer-Crawford Museum as the center for NKY’s cultural heritage preservation and education. This person is a co-leader of BCM and shares responsibility for operational sustainability through fundraising and overseeing personnel and operations within BCM as it relates among the Director and the staff, public, corporate community and donor base.
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