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February 27, 2015
Jervis McEntee
"Winter in the Country

Winter in the Country

It’s snowing at Crystal Bridges today:  tiny flakes that are cascading off the arch of […]
February 26, 2015
George de Forest Brush

Native Americans in American Art

Changing Perspectives of Native Americans is a focus exhibition currently on view in the Museum’s Early […]
February 24, 2015
Winslow Homer (1836-1910)
Watercolor and pencil on paper

Winslow Homer

Today is the birthday of Winslow Homer, born February 24, 1836. Crystal Bridges has six of […]
February 20, 2015
Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell

February 12 is the birthday of Abstract Expressionist painter Joan Mitchell (1925-1992). Everything about Mitchell’s privileged […]
February 20, 2015
The Artists' Studio interactive space in "Van Gogh to Rothko."

Get Creative with Van Gogh to Rothko!

On Saturday, February 21, an exciting new traveling exhibition, Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from […]
February 19, 2015

Van Gogh to Rothko: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art debuts an exhibition of masterworks from the collection of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Crystal Bridges Museum of American announces the opening of Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from […]
February 16, 2015

Crystal Bridges’ March Programming: Spring Break Specials, Van Gogh to Rothko and new tours

During the month of March, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art offers free family activities, […]
February 16, 2015
Edward Curtis

Edward Curtis – Frontier Photographer, Artist and Adventurer

February 16 is the birthday of Edward Curtis – American frontier photographer and ethnologist, who […]
February 14, 2015
Benjamin West
"Cupid and Psyche"

A Day of Love at Crystal Bridges… or not.

Gentle Readers: Valentine’s Day is upon us, with all the accompanying mush, sap, saccharine, hearts, […]
February 12, 2015
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Announcing New Acquisitions: Process & Recent Highlights

Crystal Bridges permanent collection spans more than five centuries of American masterworks from colonial to […]
February 11, 2015

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  Essential Cravings:  A Delicious Glimpse into What Crystal Bridges Staff CRAVE (Part II)

We all experience Essential Food Cravings at some point in our day-to-day existence.  And we […]
February 9, 2015

Up Close and Personal with “Art in a Day’s Work”

On February 6, Crystal Bridges opened a new temporary exhibition from our collection: Art in […]