Monday, December 5, 2011

2011 Show Was a Success!!!

Thanks to all who applied and exhibited at this year's show! We had a great attendance and the artists we heard from said they had a great day! The silent auction and emerging artists area were such a wonderful addition to the show!

Please help spread the word about our scholarship fund! If you know of a student interested in art education please refer them to our website. We have partnered with The Cincinnati Art Academy who will administer the scholarships. Interested students can download the scholarship application and submit it to Questions? Send an email to Applications are due March 15, 2012.

Thanks again to our PR Partners for helping us promote the event. We couldn't have done it without your support!

AAAF Committee

Saturday, October 8, 2011

4 Weeks to the 2011 Show!!!

We're one month away from the 3rd Annual Show! This year's show is sure to be up there with one of the region's best! Thank you to all that applied and to our dedicated jurors, who really had their work cut out for them. We have a great variety of high quality artisians in this year's show!!!

We've partnered with The Art Academy of Cincinnati for our scholarship fund... Students up to age 24, will be considered for the scholarships which will be available from the proceeds of the show. The silent auction will be live, all day, thanks to our coordinator, Alice Young Basora and our volunteers who will oversee the auction. All proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund.

To volunteer on the day of the event, please sign up at:

Our Emerging Artist area has grown this year... we have students from Columbus, Ohio and the state of Michigan who will participate, along with many from Cincinnati and the surrounding area.

See you in November!

Sunday, July 10, 2011


This year's show is sure to have amazing ART!!! Our volunteers did a fantastic job getting the word out! Artist applications include some of the most talented and unique artists from our region! Guest jurors; Brian Burt, Terri Kern and Sylvia Rombis, will enjoy viewing such wonderful art!

We are gearing up for our PR phase and cannot wait to start promoting the show! Our PR Parners for the event include; Art Design and Consulting (ADC), Art Works, Clifton Town Meeting (CTM), Malton Gallery, Phyllis Weston Gallery and
The Clifton Cultural Arts Center (CCAC). Their support thus far has been incredible!

In addition to working with our PR Partners, we intend to advertise in a variety of media venues!

Interested artists may download the application and upload their images at the right side of the screen! Fees must be postmarked no later than 7/15.

It's that easy!

Friday, May 27, 2011


Show Date: Saturday November 3, 2012
11:00 -5:00 pm
Clifton Cultural Arts Center
3711 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45220

Annual Autumn Air Art Fair. holds the belief that art is to be celebrated and shared. The event will feature approximately 40 talented artists and will be held in the Clifton Cultural Arts Center (CCAC). The Autumn Air Art Fair is recognized for it’s high quality and mix of unique handcrafted art. The event is free to the public. There is ample free parking in the adjacent Recreation Center (refer to the map on the CCAC website).

Clifton is known as the Gaslight District and is recognized as one of Cincinnati’s most treasured neighborhoods. The community boasts historic homes, numerous city parks, tree lined streets and a bohemian and artistic business district with an arts theatre, numerous ethnic restaurants, boutiques and coffee shops. The University of Cincinnati’s campus, recognized for its signature architecture and quality curriculum, is within walking distance of the CCAC. Clifton is within minutes of downtown Cincinnati and near major interstates for easy access. Nearby hotels and accommodations are available for artists and recommendations can be made upon request.

The CCAC formerly known as the Clifton School, was built in 1906 in the Beaux-Arts style and contains architecturally significant and historic details. Maps and directions are located on the CCAC website.

Friday, January 14, 2011

2010 Show was a Huge Success

Thanks to all the artists and patrons that attended this year's show! We thought we would share some of the comments we received regarding the 2010 show.

"Great day! Great sales and great crowd. Thanks for organizing it!"

"Most organized show I've ever done!"

"My sales were comparable to the HPS. I would definitely do it again!"

We couldn't have done it without you! Please pass on the word and check back in the spring for our "call to artists" dates and additional show information!

Thanks for all you do to support great art in Cincinnati!

It truly makes our city a great place to live, work and play!

The AAAF Committee