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June 30, 2015
Miriam Schapiro

Remembering Miriam Schapiro

Artist Miriam Schapiro passed away last week at the age of 91. Schapiro was a […]
June 26, 2015
cardboard cove cocktail

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog – Drinkin’ Songs

For the most recent artinfusion Culture Hour gathering I was asked to give a brief talk […]
June 25, 2015
Crystal Bridges' Group Tours Assistant Carol Thomas welcomes a tour bus at the  Museum entrance.

A Bicoastal Bridal Party Private Tour of Crystal Bridges Museum

“Wow! This was so amazing and we could not have asked for a better day […]
June 19, 2015
The floor plan of the Bachman Wilson House mapped out in tape on the floor of the Museum's Great Hall.

Bachman-Wilson House: Imagine, if You Will…

How do you practice guiding tours through a building that isn’t built yet? It’s a […]
June 18, 2015
Guests dance to the Silent Disco at the College Ambassadors' Super Iconic Party © 2015 Stephen Ironside/Ironside Photography

College Ambassadors Craft Platform for Millennials at Crystal Bridges

College students with a passion for engaging their peers in the arts and seeking a […]
June 17, 2015

Crystal Bridges’ July Programs: Warhol’s Nature, Jamie Wyeth, and free summer fun

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to experience two new exhibitions in the […]
June 17, 2015
John Baldessari

Happy Birthday John Baldessari

John Baldessari’s Beethoven’s Trumpet (with Ear) Opus #132, 2007 is currently on view in Crystal Bridges’ 1940s […]
June 15, 2015
Norman Rockwell's "Rosie the Riveter" and Janet Sobel's "Hiroshima" on view together in the 1940s to Now Gallery.

Art on the Move

There will be a lot of art-moving this week in the galleries.  Some works on […]
June 13, 2015
Jasper Sculpture 2

A Very Happy Flag Day

In 1916 President Woodrow Wilson designated, June 14, as National Flag Day in observance of […]
June 10, 2015

The Secret Language of Still Life

A centerpiece of the exhibition American Encounters: The Simple Pleasure of Still Life,   Abraham […]
June 9, 2015
Crystal Bridges' preparators carefully lift Claus Oldenburg's sculpture "Alphabet/Good Humor" into its new location.

Claes Oldenburg’s “Alphabet/Good Humor” Returns

On Tuesday afternoon, Crystal Bridges’ preparator team reinstalled a sculpture that will be familiar to guests […]
June 8, 2015
Frank Lloyd Wright

Happy Birthday to Frank Lloyd Wright

Today’s post was prepared by Dylan Turk, a curatorial assistant here at Crystal Bridges. Lately […]