Wall Street Journal Enjoys Cincinnati’s Contemporary Arts Center

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Are you interested in modern or contemporary architecture? A recent Wall Street Journal story reflected on the Midwest as the birthplace of modern architecture and included the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center as a sample of some of the region’s best examples. Read “An Architecture-Lover’s Road Trip” here.

About the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center
A Cincinnati Modern Arts Society was formed in 1939 and showcased modern art at the Cincinnati Art Museum. The name was changed in 1952 and a building was constructed in 1964 in downtown Cincinnati. The center’s newest location was built in 2003 by Zaha Hadid and was the first major US museum designed by a woman. The Lois and Richard Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art has been called, “the best new building since the Cold War” by the NY Times.

Flickr Photo Courtesy of RK & Tina

 

 

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