A Sneak Peek at Everything You’ll Find at 20th Century Cincinnati’s Vintage Modern Show


20th Century Cincinnati takes over the Sharonville Convention Center for a weekend of “modernist art, furnishings, fashion and architecture.”

Take a step back into the Atomic Age and stroll aisle after aisle of goods ranging from paintings, pottery and posters to ephemera, jewelry and apparel.

Prices range from high-end to impulse buy, making it a vintage modern show for both avid collectors in search of iconic pieces and curious shoppers alike.

This year’s special exhibit is Modernist Mud - Ohio Formed and Fired, featuring art and studio pottery from the likes of Rookwood, Roseville, Cowan and other Ohio makers.

If you want to get an in-person sneak peek, opt for the Java Preview on Saturday. It starts at 9 a.m. and includes an “exclusive two-hour shopping period, a complimentary coffee/juice bar, and a full weekend pass.”

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 and Sunday, Feb. 23; Java Preview 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22. $8 two-day admission; free 18 and under; $25 advance Java Preview; $35 preview door. Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, Sharonville, 20thcenturycincinnati.com

| Photos by Tony Frank