Talks & Tours

Taft Highlights Tours
Sundays, 1:30 p.m.
Join a Taft docent for a half-hour look at a few of the highlights of the Museum collection.

December 4, 11, 18

Exhibition Tours
Saturdays, 1:30 p.m.

Join a docent for a half-hour tour of the exhibition.

December 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
January 7, 14

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Stamp decoratingPrintmaking: Holiday Card Workshop
Saturday, December 3, 1–4 p.m.

Make the holidays extra-special by crafting your own holiday cards! Manager of Adult Programs Ellen Stedtefeld will guide you through the basics of block printing and help you design your own one-of-a-kind holiday cards. Materials and templates will be provided.

$10 Taft members; $15 non-members.
Reservations required: December 3 Workshop
Call (513) 684-4516 for more information.
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Gallery Talk: Antique Christmas - SOLD OUT!
Thursday, December 8, 1–2 p.m.

Take a look at Antique Christmas with Kathy and Stewart “Greg” Gregory, lenders to the exhibition.

FREE Members; $10 Non-members, includes Museum and Special Exhibition admission.
Reservations required: Click here or call (513) 684-4516

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Evans Mirageas, The Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director at the Cincinnati Opera

Evans Mirageas, The Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director at the Cincinnati Opera

Cincinnati Opera Raps | 2017 Season Preview
Tuesday, December 13, 7 p.m.

Evans Mirageas, The Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director, visits the Taft Museum of Art! Mirageas provides a sneak peek of Cincinnati Opera’s magical 2017 Summer Festival, kicking off in June at the Aronoff Center. Evans will be joined by a lively group of singers and musicians performing highlights from the upcoming season, which includes Puccini’s beloved La Bohème; the company premiere of Frida, chronicling the life of the famed Mexican painter; and a spellbinding new production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute.

FREE. Reservations requested. Call (513) 241-2742

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04_Frank Jay Haynes, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Falls, about 1880

Frank Jay Haynes (American, 1853–1921), Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Falls, about 1880, mammoth albumen print. Collection of Michael Mattis and Judith Hochberg

Gallery Talk: Yellowstone and Yosemite: Early National Parks in Pictures
Thursday, December 15, 1–2 p.m.

In celebration of the centennial of the National Park Service, Assistant Curator Tamera Muente leads a photographic tour of our nation’s first national parks.

Exclusively for Taft members and their guests!
$10 members; $15 guests of members.
Reservations required: Click here or call (513) 684-4516.

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Photos à La Carte
Friday, January 13, 5–8 p.m.

Fighting the winter blues? Get out and get social with the Taft’s popular happy hour program for young professionals! Take a final peek at Picturing the West, share photos with friends, and create your own original art—all while enjoying Western-themed bites, drinks, music, and more.

$10 Taft members; $20 non-members.
Ticket includes admission to the exhibit, a drink ticket, light bites, and art-making materials.
Reservations required: Click here or call (513) 684-4516.

 

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