Baby, it’s cold outside. A perfect time for the hour-long drive to The Toledo Museum of Art. There are a number of outstanding shows going on this month, all but one of them free to the public. Start with the world premier of an extraordinary exhibition of the “books” of Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson, “Aminah Robinson: Voices That Taught Me How To See.”
In my May 24, 2010 ArtBeat column, titled “Genius Among Us,” I wrote it was only a matter of time before Detroit artist Cristin Richard would be a star in Paris, London, Tokyo and Shanghai.