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November 27, 2015
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Crystal Bridges’ December Programs: Picturing the Americas, Winter Break Wonders, and NEW 365

In the month of December, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to enjoy […]
November 26, 2015
John James Audubon, 1785 - 1851
Wild Turkey Cock, Hen and Young, 1826
Oil on linen
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from Crystal Bridges (with a little help from John James Audubon) to you […]
November 24, 2015
Evan Penny, "Old Self: Portrait of the Artist as He Will (Not) Be, Variation #2," 2010
Silicone, pigment, hair, fabric, and aluminum
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

A Conversation with Evan Penny

On November 24, 2015, Crystal Bridges welcomes back Evan Penny’s hyper-realistic sculpture Old Self: Portrait […]
November 23, 2015
John Singer Sargent
<em>Capri Girl on a Rooftop</em>

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces 2016 Exhibitions featuring Invention, Photography, Folk, and Dance

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces its 2016 temporary exhibitions: Samuel F. B. Morse’s […]
November 23, 2015
Jeff Koons
"Hanging Heart (Gold/Magenta)

Share Your Museum on #GivingTuesday

December 1 is #GivingTuesday, a worldwide day of giving to usher in the charitable season. […]
November 23, 2015
Crystal Bridges volunteer Lowell Collins and Phyllis Jones at the 21015 National Docent Symposium

Volunteer report on the National Docent Symposium

Here’s a bit of information I’ll bet you didn’t know:  there is an National Docent organization composed of […]
November 16, 2015
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Green candies individually wrapped in cellophane

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Acquires Artwork by Felix Gonzalez-Torres

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art recently acquired “Untitled” (L.A.), 1991, (green candies individually wrapped in cellophane, […]
November 16, 2015
Five species of oaks can be found on Crystal Bridges Orchard Trail.

Oaks on Orchard: Seeing the forest AND the trees

The forest floor may just look like a carpet of brown this time each  year; […]
November 13, 2015

“Short Take” on the Frank Lloyd Wright Welcome Pavilion

Students and faculty in the Fay Jones School of Architecture + Design honored Fay Jones […]
November 9, 2015
Tina Windham

Art Ambassador: Tina Winham

As part of our ongoing series of profiles of Crystal Bridges Art Ambassadors, we’d like […]
November 5, 2015
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Crystal Bridges is the only U.S. venue to host Picturing the Americas, exploring landscape painting across the Western Hemisphere

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces a new exhibition, Picturing the Americas: Landscape Painting […]
November 5, 2015
Everett Shinn
"A French Music Hall

Everett Shinn

Today is the birthday of Everett Shinn (1876 – 1953), a member of the Ashcan […]