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August 31, 2013
Special Events staff created the cross-stitch signage for the recent Art Night Out event.

This Is How We Do It: Large Scale Events at Crystal Bridges

On July 25th, 400 guests partied the night away at the Museum during our semi-annual […]
August 30, 2013
A color plate from Catesby's "Hortus Europae Americanus: Collection of 85 Curious Trees and Shrubs

Books about Art & Nature

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art welcomes all to celebrate the American spirit in a […]
August 29, 2013

Daisy Outdoor Products Gift to Crystal Bridges Creates a Unique Way to Secure Sculptures

As visitors walk through the galleries at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, they pass […]
August 28, 2013
Kathy Van Buskirk’s Spider Basket (reed

A change-out of baskets in “People and Places”

If you have recently visited our People and Places exhibition in the Community Showcase you […]
August 27, 2013
Marmota monax: the woodchuck, or groundhog. Photo by Glen Roberson.

Trails and Grounds Reveal the GRP

  As everyone knows, Crystal Bridges is set among more than 100 acres of beautiful […]
August 26, 2013

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art to Unveil Recently Acquired Painting by Edward Hopper

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will soon debut a new acquisition of a major […]
August 26, 2013
The Tulip Tree Shelter

Art and Architecture: The Tulip Tree Shelter

For those who frequent the trails and attend programs on the Museum’s grounds you may […]
August 25, 2013
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Highlights from the “Share Your Story” Wall

In honor of our one-millionth visitor, Crystal Bridges offered up a bunch of sticky notes […]
August 24, 2013
A museum volunteer welcomes a group in the Museum's lower lobby before beginning a guided tour.

Group Tours at Crystal Bridges

There are many ways to experience Crystal Bridges.  You might be surprised how many people […]
August 23, 2013

Crystal Bridges Welcomes New Executive Chef and Membership Manager

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has recently hired two new staff members: Emily Ironside […]
August 23, 2013
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Angels & Tomboys in the Library

Many of the themes of girlhood depicted in the Angels & Tomboys: Girlhood in 19th-Century […]
August 22, 2013
Devil's Promenade performs in Crystal Bridges' Early Twentieth-Century Art Gallery bridge.

“Without Music, Life Would be a Mistake”

The popular phrase “without music, life would be a mistake” comes from German philosopher, poet, […]