TICKTOCK PICK
 
Time goes by fast when your clock looks this cool. Purchase "Big Sur" and other contemporary clocks by local artist Tom Hawley at the Cincinnati Art Museum. $247.
Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati. (513) 639-2995 or www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FLIGHTFUL DELIGHTS
 
Decorate with colorful wooden plaques by The Mincing Mockingbird, available at the Taft Museum of Art Store. $46-75. Taft Museum of Art, 316 Pike St., Cincinnati. (513) 241-0343 or www.taftmuseum.org.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LOTS OF DOTS
 
Bring the ingenuity and quirkiness of modern art into your home. The gift shop at the Contemporary Arts Center contains a wide selection of in-vogue items, including this funky cloisonné vase by Fabienne Jouvin. $135-345. Contemporary Arts Center, 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati. (513) 345-8400 or www.contemporaryartscenter.org.