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January 29, 2015
It's all about the roux.

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  GUMBO Me Over

Recently, Chef Maudie Schmitt of Café Rue Orleans in Fayetteville graced the Wednesday Over Water […]
January 28, 2015
Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)
"Reclining Woman"
ca. 1938-1941
Oil on canvas

Jackson Pollock

Today is the birthday of artist Jackson Pollock, born January 28, 1912.  Pollock is well […]
January 26, 2015

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces Advancement Team Appointments

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces several key appointments to the advancement division for […]
January 26, 2015
Painting carts hold a framed work upright during transport.

Art in Motion: Transport and Installation of Works in the Museum

One of the first things you learn when you come to work at Crystal Bridges […]
January 21, 2015
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Museum Selfie Day!

January 21 is Museum Selfie Day, an international, Internet, interactive day to celebrate museums around […]
January 20, 2015

Crystal Bridges’ February Programming: Valentine’s activities, classes, lectures, and opening of Van Gogh to Rothko

Bentonville, Ark.- Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art offers a Valentine’s-themed Family Sunday, the third […]
January 19, 2015
Max Ferguson
"Time

Make Your Own Sock Puppets!

We have recently added new puppets to the Puppet Theatre in Experience Art Studio (EAS). […]
January 16, 2015
Everything in the room is attached to cords which are pulled through a hole in the back wall.

The Birth and (Slow) Death of the Slow Room

Ali Demorotski is Curatorial Assistant here at Crystal Bridges, and she has been closely involved […]
January 15, 2015
Zeek Taylor

A Conversation with Watercolorist Zeek Taylor

One the best parts of my job as Assistant Merchandising Manager of the Museum store […]
January 14, 2015
EAS view 2

The New Year in Experience Art Studio!

It’s a new year and Experience Art Studio, or “EAS” as we like to call […]
January 8, 2015
books

A Word From Our Librarian: Get a head start on your research papers!

I’ve posted on our Museum library resources and how to research before but I thought […]
January 7, 2015
online course

Distance Learning: Up Close!

A while back I wrote of a new initiative at Crystal Bridges:  the creation of […]