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April 27, 2016
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Nature and Art: Doug Tallamy and Philip Haas at Crystal Bridges

This Friday, April 29,  Crystal Bridges brings Art and Nature together in a pair of fascinating […]
April 26, 2016
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A Look at Crystal Bridges Bloomers

The dogwoods are blooming!  Now that the leaves on the trees have turned the forest […]
April 25, 2016
Philip Haas Spring (after Arcimboldo), 2011, fiberglass, 180 x 125 ¼ x 114 ¼ in. Copyright © Philip Haas. Photo: Installation at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO / Lauren Frisch Pusateri

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces Installation of a Picasso Painting Among New Loans, and a Focused Exhibition Featuring New Acquisitions

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the installation of major loans, including Pablo Picasso’s […]
April 23, 2016
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CR(EAT)E Food Blog:  Return of the Doublewide

The experience is inexplicable…a single bite yielding a slightly chewy base texture juxtaposed against a […]
April 22, 2016
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Museum Careers: A Day in the Life of a Museum Preparator

Did you know that Crystal Bridges employs more than 200 people?  It may surprise some […]
April 20, 2016
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Crystal Bridges’ May Programs celebrate art, nature, and architecture in the spring

  In the month of May, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to […]
April 6, 2016
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First Look at Spring

This morning, all Crystal Bridges staff members received an email from Scott Eccleston, our Director […]
April 6, 2016
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DIY:  Build Your Own Bobbleheads!

Inspired by the current temporary exhibition On The Road: Photography and the American Road Trip, […]
April 4, 2016
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CR(EAT)E Food Blog – Master of Infusion

This Metro-billy / Professional Imbiber is perpetually in search of the next great cocktail trend: […]
April 2, 2016
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Volunteer Spotlight: Nancianna Nott

In honor of National Volunteers Month, we’re introducing readers to some of the many, invaluable […]
April 1, 2016
Photo illustration based on Charles Willson Peale, Portrait of Raphaelle Peale, ca. 1817, oil on canvas. Private collection; original photo: Wikimedia Commons.

The True Inspiration for the Teenage Ninja Turtles

Everybody knows that the “heroes in a half-shell” have names that one would find in […]
April 1, 2016
Several artworks in Crystal Bridges twentieth century have been relocated to the Museum’s Late Nineteenth-Century Gallery

Museum Officials Dealing with Overnight Break-In: April Fools Prank?

Early this morning, curators on routine gallery walk-throughs discovered that Crystal Bridges Museum of American […]