Weston Art Gallery at the Aronoff Center Announces Reopening Plans for Thursday, July 9

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Weston exterior, 2008, photo Tony Walsh

CINCINNATI, OH – The Cincinnati Arts Association’s Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery in the Aronoff Center for the Arts will reopen to the public on Thursday, July 9 at 11:00 a.m. Due to staff reductions and the ongoing economic impact to Cincinnati Arts Association, the Gallery will operate on the following reduced schedule until further notice: Tuesday-Saturday from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM.  Admission remains free and open to the public, and no reservations are required. The health and well-being of the Gallery’s guests, staff, and artists continues to be our number one priority, and the following health and safety and protocols have been developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in order to reengage with our guests.

OUR PROMISE TO YOU  

  • Wear masks (a requirement of all of our team members).
  • Provide you with a mask if you do not have one.
  • Clean frequently touched surfaces with disinfectant wipes.
  • Keep a record of daily visitors with contact information for contact tracing purposes.
  • Provide numerous hand sanitizing stations on both levels of the Gallery.
  • Post appropriate signage on both levels of the Gallery addressing COVID-19 symptoms, hand washing recommendations, and social distancing guidelines.
  • Clean and disinfect the Gallery restrooms and Gallery spaces on an increased and frequent basis.

YOUR PROMISE TO US  

  • Wear a mask inside the Gallery spaces (we will provide a mask if you do not have one).
  • Sign a COVID-19 health questionnaire and provide contact information.
  • Maintain 6-feet social distancing throughout the Gallery space.
  • Wash hands and/or use hand sanitizer frequently.
  • Stay at home if you are feeling ill and/or have any COVID-19 symptoms/risks.
  • Limit one guest to the Gallery elevator at a time.*
  • Limit one guest to the Gallery’s restrooms at a time.*

* With the exception of parents with small children and disabled patrons who require assistance. 

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Todd Pavlisko, POP SUPERNATURAL, 2020, installation view-west gallery-photo Tony Walsh.

Todd Pavlisko’s exhibition Pop Supernatural, which was in progress when the Gallery was closed to public access on March 14, will remain on view through August 23 as the Weston continues preparations to launch its 26th season. Exhibitions previously planned for the spring and summer as part of the Weston’s current 2019-20 exhibition season have been rescheduled for the Gallery’s upcoming 2020-21 exhibition season (a preview will be forthcoming in late July).                                           

Pop Supernatural is generously Co-sponsored by Mu Sinclaire and the Sinclaire Family Foundation.

Additional support: Anonymous

All dates and times are subject to change. 

Since 1995, the Weston Art Gallery’s mission has been to present and support the visual arts of the tri-state region through exhibitions and special programs. Its objectives are to foster an awareness and appreciation of the visual arts among area residents and to support the development of professional and emerging artists of the region. 

Weston Art Gallery 2019-20 Season Sponsor: DEE and TOM STEGMAN

Weston Art Gallery in the Aronoff Center for the Arts • 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2517 • 513/977-4165
Tues. – Sat. 11 am – 4:00 pm.

www.westonartgallery.com • WestonArtGallery@CincinnatiArts.ORG
Admission is free.

 

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