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July 31, 2014
Art studio America: contemporary artist spaces. Hossein Amirsadeghi

Recommended Books for “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now”

I typically begin looking for books that will inform,enhance, or elevate our understanding of an […]
July 30, 2014
Luis Jimenez
modeled 1980

In Celebration of Luis Jimenez (1940-2006)

Today is the birthday of Luis Jimenez, (1940-2006), creator of Vaquero, the sculpture that stands in […]
July 28, 2014
"Hammer and Sickle

Crystal Bridges Announces Curatorial Team Developments

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the promotions of assistant curators Manuela Well-Off-Man and […]
July 26, 2014

Butter Late than Never!

Did you miss July’s WOW event?  Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! Here are […]
July 25, 2014
The Library's expansive third-floor windows provide beautiful views of the Museum's Great Hall

Tales From the Archives: The Museum’s Roving Library

As the Cataloger/Archivist in the library, I’ve been working on the Institutional Archives for the […]
July 24, 2014
Crystal Bridges' Twentieth-Century Art Gallery

Empty Space Was Never So Exciting

Over the next several weeks, visitors to Crystal Bridges may be slightly inconvenienced by the […]
July 23, 2014
George Dombek

“Tour de Dombek” with the Guide Program

Greetings Blog Readers!  Sam here, writing on behalf of the Guide Program these days. I […]
July 22, 2014

Nam June Paik – Global Art Legend (Part 2)

(Continued from Part 1) In Nam June Paik’s John Cage Robot II, 1995, the robot […]
July 21, 2014
Nam June Paik (South Korean

Nam June Paik – Global Art Legend (Part 1)

The month of July marks the 82nd birthday anniversary of Nam June Paik (1932-2006), one […]
July 18, 2014
State of the Art artist Gabriel Dawe installinghis artwork at Crystal Bridges.

In Which “State of the Art” Becomes Very Real

It’s happening!  It’s really, really happening!  This week, Crystal Bridges sent out an official press […]
July 17, 2014

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House: Site Preparation

On the morning of Friday, June 20, parties involved in the relocation of Frank Lloyd […]
July 16, 2014

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art prepares for the debut of State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now September 13, 2014 – January 19, 2015

On November 11, 2013, the second anniversary of the museum’s opening, Crystal Bridges Museum of […]