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September 30, 2014

Walk the Line with Joel Allen

Steamboat Springs, Colorado-based artist Joel Allen works with tightly wound twine to create hanging sculptures […]
September 29, 2014

“Silence is So Accurate”: Thinking about Mark Rothko

Last week we celebrated the anniversary of the birth of artist Mark Rothko, whose painting, […]
September 27, 2014

John James Audubon, Part 3

This is Part Three of a three-part post. Click below to read earlier parts: Part […]
September 26, 2014

Performance Art: Yesterday and Today

Crystal Bridges’ popular Art Night Out is coming up on October 11.  This particular incarnation […]
September 24, 2014

Attack of the Summer Zucchini (Pickles)

Ah, zucchini, that delightful, fresh flavor of summer!  We love it!  And yet, as the season […]
September 24, 2014

Crystal Bridges’ October Programming State of the Art, Art Night Out, art-making, and the great outdoors!

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art recently opened State of the Art: Discovering American Art […]
September 23, 2014

Jonathan Monaghan: Man Without a Movie Camera

Today we offer up a guest post by artist Jonathan Monaghan, whose video work, Rainbow […]
September 22, 2014

Why I’m a Member

Are you a Member of Crystal Bridges (yet)? We’re launching a new membership campaign this […]
September 19, 2014

From Guest to Guardian: Looking at Art

Point of view is everything. It isn’t just your position in a room or your […]
September 18, 2014

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with State of the Art

September is national Hispanic Heritage Month! Visit the current exhibition State of the Art: Discovering […]
September 16, 2014

Light Night: Looking to the Past to Prepare for the Future

When I attended Sam Green’s Illustrated Lecture The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller for […]
September 15, 2014

State of the Art in Your Pocket!

State of the Art is open! Get out of your chair, grab your friends and […]