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November 30, 2013
Conservator Behrooz Salimnejad

Restoring an Original

Thomas Eakins’s Professor Benjamin Howard Rand is a centerpiece of Crystal Bridges’ Late Nineteenth Century […]
November 29, 2013
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We’re Crafty!

During an average week, the Special Events department plans events for many different types of […]
November 28, 2013
Photo by Tim Hursley

Thanks Giving

The ceremony of giving thanks is as old as time and universal in cultures around […]
November 27, 2013
Parrish's "The Lantern Bearers" in its new frame.

Frame-Up

The frames on many of the works of art in Crystal Bridges’ collection are of […]
November 26, 2013
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3rd Floor Musings: Volunteers

There is always someone available in Crystal Bridges’ Library to help guests find whatever they […]
November 25, 2013
Here is a photo of every seed in one persimmon I collected here on site.

Predicting the Weather

Before The Weather Channel and meteorologists were available to help us get a handle on […]
November 25, 2013
Diego Rivera
Le sucrier et les bougies (Sugar Bowl and Candles)
Early Modern 1900-1950

Discoveries in the Stieglitz Collection: Part II

Time-traveling sculpture Further research on one of the sculptures in the Alfred Stieglitz Collection revealed […]
November 22, 2013
An actor plays the role of "Supine Woman" near Wayne Thiebaud's painting of the same title.

Fright at the Museum: Teens create their own programming

Earlier, we introduced readers to Crystal Bridges Teen Council and took a look at the […]
November 21, 2013
A Creative Connections participant displays her completed artwork.

Creative Connections: Art and Alzheimer’s

Crystal Bridges’ Creative Connections: Art and Alzheimer’s Program piloted in January, 2013 as a collaboration […]
November 21, 2013
Chefs prepare for the Beard House dinner (left to right): Case Dighero

Bentonville Chefs Visit the Big City

On November 7, Director of Culinary Services Case Dighero joined chefs from The Hive at […]
November 20, 2013

Crystal Bridges’ Extends Hours, Adds Holiday Offerings

Thanks to high attendance and requests from visitors to access the museum earlier, Crystal Bridges […]
November 20, 2013
The first guests pour in to the Museum's lobby on Opening Day.

Other Duties as Assigned: Memorable Odd Jobs at Crystal Bridges

More often than not, a job listing consists of three basic elements: a general position […]