Museum hours are Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m. The Museum is free to all on Sundays.
The Cafe is open Wednesday–Friday, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Bringing a group of 15 or more to visit the Taft on a Free Sunday? Please let us know so we can better meet the needs of your group!
Threads of Heaven: Silken Legacy of China’s Last Dynasty
On view through May 18
Become captivated by a selection of exquisitely embellished robes, accessories, and textiles. Threads of Heaven illustrates the court and culture of the Qing dynasty and the final days of empire in China through more than 100 dazzling pieces. These rarely seen items include imperial silk robes, hats, fans, sleeve bands, rank badges, jewelry, shoes, and wall hangings. This exhibition is organized by the Denver Art Museum.
Threads of Heaven
Saturday, March 15, 2 p.m.
Award-winning designer/fiber artist Cynthia Lockhart discusses her inspirations and responds to works in Threads of Heaven. FREE with Museum admission.
Small Paintings from the Taft Collection
On view through June 22
Treasures can as often be found in small frames as in large ones. This group of diminutive oils features landscape, portrait, and figure paintings by 18th- and 19th-century artists. The exhibition also unveils a portrait study of an Italian woman by 19th-century Cincinnati artist Frank Duveneck.
Talk: Duveneck Abroad
Thursday, March 20, 7 p.m.
Dr. Julie Aronson, curator of American painting, sculpture and drawings at the Cincinnati Art Museum, will discuss the artistic journey of Frank Duveneck, focusing on his time in Italy. FREE Members and Students, $10 Public (includes exhibition admission).