1212 House Party
August 28, 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
The Art Academy of Cincinnati (AAC) is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new center for community impact, SITE 1212. The Art Academy is throwing a house party on Saturday, August 28, from 12 pm—12 am to celebrate this significant expansion of its campus.
Thanks to the support of an ARP Performance and Event Grant from ArtsWave the FREE twelve-hour celebration will include a headline performance by the Young Heirlooms and additional musical performances provided by Cincinnati Music Accelerator and Inhailer Radio.
The festivities will occur on the 1200 block of Jackson Street in Over-the-Rhine (OTR) and the former site of BarrelHouse Brewing Co. Attendees and fans of the former BarrelHouse Brewing Co. will enjoy micro-crafted vanilla stout created by the original BarrelHouse brewmasters Rick Debar and Brian Sprance. In addition, the space will showcase the work of Jim Effler BFA ‘78), original illustrator for BarrelHouse Brewing Co. bottled beer.
Additional activations at the event will be a burlesque show, a fashion show by Lindsey Whittle, and OTR mural tours provided by ArtWorks.The street will be lined with neighborhood vendors selling their wares alongside Art Academy students.
Curt Kiser of Carriers
Know Rulz / Jimmy Rhulman
Jake Knight (of This Pine Box)
1212 House Party: Saturday, August 28, 12 pm—12 am
Carol Ann and. Ralph V. Haile, Jr. Foundation
Cincinnati Music Accelerator
New Riff Distillery