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October 31, 2014
Captured on camera! The Ghost of the Nineteenth-Century Gallery!

Thrills and Chills at Crystal Bridges

In honor of Halloween, we scared up some spooky stuff for you to ponder from Crystal […]
October 29, 2014
Nathalie Miebach

Superstorm Sandy and the Art of Nathalie Miebach

It was two years ago today that Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast of the […]
October 28, 2014

Crystal Bridges Announces 2015 Exhibitions: 20th Century Masterworks, Landscape Painting, and Wyeth/Warhol

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art offers an array of temporary exhibitions in 2015. Highlights […]
October 28, 2014
President Bill Clinton speaks at The Summit at Crystal Bridges.

A Glimpse Inside the Summit at Crystal Bridges

“The ability of democratizing the arts… making it available to more people, and giving people […]
October 27, 2014
Maria Oakey Dewing

Maria Oakey Dewing

Today is the birthday of Maria Oakey Dewing, born October 27, 1845.  Her rich, passionate […]
October 24, 2014
The Art Newspaper

Library Periodicals

Working at Crystal Bridges, it is indeed a privilege to be surrounded by such natural […]
October 23, 2014
Brandi Cline is the Education Assistant at Crystal Bridges.

Working at the Museum, Part 1

As editor of Crystal Bridges’ blog, I’m always sniffing around for new blog ideas and […]
October 22, 2014
Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)
Untitled
1963
Oil

Into the Gap: Robert Rauschenberg

Today is the birthday of Robert Rauschenberg, an artist who played a pivotal role in […]
October 21, 2014
Dave Greber

Exploring the Given Reality with Dave Greber

New Orleans artist Dave Greber creates mesmerizing, eye-boggling video works.  The two works presented in […]
October 18, 2014
caramel apples

The Apple of Our Eyes: Apple Cider Recipes from WOW

…I have had too much Of apple-picking: I am overtired Of the great harvest I […]
October 17, 2014

Crystal Bridges’ November Programming State of the Art, Symposium, concerts, and lectures galore!

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art’s groundbreaking exhibition, State of the Art: Discovering American Art […]
October 17, 2014
A school group engages in a discussion in front of Kerry James Marshall's  "Our Town."

“Blackness in the Extreme”: Kerry James Marshall

Artist Kerry James Marshall will be visiting Crystal Bridges on November 12 to offer a […]