Cincy is Creative: Inspired by natural light, Nancy Nordloh Neville spins art from 'plein air'

CINCINNATI - Cincinnati and the greater Tri-State region are home to people who excel in artistic and other creative disciplines. Each week, we focus on a creative individual who is bringing new perspectives to our lives and enriching our cultural diversity.

If you see artist Nancy Nordloh Neville at Summerfair 2014 next weekend, ask her about the story behind one of her paintings. Nancy enjoys sharing tidbits about her art when she meets current (and aspiring) art collectors at outdoor festivals.

Exhibiting at Summerfair is like experiencing my life in review, laughs Nancy: “I put my work out there, and remember where I was and what it was like when I painted each piece. “

Nancy Nordloh Neville has plenty of stories to share because she prefers painting plein airPlein air is a French term for painting in outdoor light. It’s a branch of impressionism that attempts to represent outdoor light and air.

Become a WCPO Insider to learn more about Nancy's art and why she believes Summerfair is the place to be for art lovers this summer. Plus, feast your eyes on four of Nancy's works!

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