Blog Categories

December 31, 2014
Theodoros Stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Today is the birthday of Abstract Expressionist painter Theodoros Stamos. Stamos, a Greek-American artist, was […]
December 30, 2014
Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)
Small Purple Hills
1934
Oil on board

Drive-by O’Keeffe

When you work in an art museum, you often get to hear little tidbits of information from guests, staff, […]
December 29, 2014
recycle bins

The Year in Recycling at Crystal Bridges

Since the beginning, Crystal Bridges was designed to be as green an institution as we […]
December 19, 2014
Search

State of the Art: the App

Along with the rest of the Museum departments, the Digital Media team has been hard […]
December 18, 2014

As the final month of the exhibition nears, State of the Art becomes highest attended exhibition in Crystal Bridges’ three-year history

State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now has attracted more than 127,000 visitors since […]
December 18, 2014
age 16

Still More Insider Tips from the Call Center for Crystal Bridges Museum First Timers!

We wrap up our countdown of the top ten insider tips from the Call Center […]
December 16, 2014
dinner

MORE Insider Tips from the Call Center for Crystal Bridges First-Timers

Just in time for the holidays:  Jan Hagan, Crystal Bridges Call Center Guru, offers up […]
December 15, 2014
Kristen Cliffel talks with visitors in the gallery during the State of the Art Symposium

Expanding the Cycle of Creative Energy with Kristen Cliffell

Today we present another guest blog post: this time by State of the Art artist […]
December 12, 2014

LOUVRE, HIGH, CRYSTAL BRIDGES, AND TERRA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE FINAL INSTALLATION IN MULTI-YEAR AMERICAN ART COLLABORATION

American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life brings together paintings from all four institutions […]
December 12, 2014
safdie

AIA Gold Medalists at Crystal Bridges

We are delighted to announce that Moshe Safdie, the world-renowned architect who designed Crystal Bridges, […]
December 11, 2014
IMG_3546

A Museum Store Holiday Gift Guide

I love Museum Stores.  They are one of my favorite places to shop for cool, […]
December 10, 2014
rillettes

Turkey: The Beast for the Feast

Many of us eat turkey only twice a year:  at Thanksgiving and the Yuletide feast. What […]