Photo Video

Art Beyond Boundaries: Gallery devoted to artists with disabilities

Current exhibition spotlights two longtime locals

a a a a
Share this story

CINCINNATI - Art Beyond Boundaries is a nonprofit gallery in Over-the-Rhine devoted largely to disabled artists and their work. WCPO arts reporter Matt Peiken attended a recent reception of a shared exhibition by two longtime local artists—Robert Harris and Robert O’Neal.

Neither artist wears his disability on the canvas. In the video above, we’ll meet both of them, along with J.H. Bolden, the director of Art Beyond Boundaries, and hear about the gallery’s deeper mission.

Overseeing the gallery's administration is the Center for Independent Living Options, a local nonprofit providing independent living resources to adults and children with disabilities.

If You Go . . .

Exhibition: "Two Bobs On Main"

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

1410 Main Street, Over-The-Rhine

513-421-8726

Read their newsletter

Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Print this article

Comments

Hmm... It looks like you’re not a WCPO Insider. or Subscribe now to contribute!

More Local A&E
Audiences slow to catch onto local dance makers
Audiences slow to catch onto local dance makers

Dance Cincinnati  is a vital outlet for local choreographers who have few other high-profile outlets to showcase their work.

Two Cincy musical acts seek crowdfunding
Two Cincy musical acts seek crowdfunding

You might have heard of them: POP GOES THE EVIL and David Lessing of Blessid Union of Souls. They're using Kickstarter.com raise money…

Reviews: Scott High performs 'Quality Street'
Reviews: Scott High performs 'Quality Street'

Excerpted Cappie reviews of Scott High School's 'Quality Street'

Oh, baby! The art of photographing infants, kids
Oh, baby! The art of photographing infants, kids

Children’s portrait photography doesn’t get the same respect as fine art photography or photojournalism. Yet, as Kacy…

Group holding Cincinnati Chili Crawl
Group holding Cincinnati Chili Crawl

Almost without fail, any time out-of-towners are asked which food they think of when Cincinnati is mentioned, the answer is the city’s…

Flower girl by day, hell on wheels by night
Flower girl by day, hell on wheels by night

Black-n-Bluegrass Roller Girls hit the floor for their seventh season opener Saturday. But this roller girl isn't who you might expect.

Review: Scott High's 'Quality Street' delivers
Review: Scott High's 'Quality Street' delivers

Sometimes things are misunderstood, some things are really misunderstood and then there’s the people of “Quality Street,”…

Review: 'Quality Street' lightens spirits
Review: 'Quality Street' lightens spirits

In a digital forward nation, concentration on manners and chivalrous acts has already met its demise decades ago. However, this past weekend,…

Review: 'Quality Street' at Scott High
Review: 'Quality Street' at Scott High

The power of fate was witnessed in Scott High School’s hilarious and charming production of “Quality Street.” With…

Everybody's Records: Still groovy after 36 years
Everybody's Records: Still groovy after 36 years

Working in "the Ridge," owner Woody Dorsey says he and his staff share "a passion for music bordering on a sickness."