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September 29, 2016
The Indian and the Lily, 1887
George de Forest Brush (1855 - 1941)
Oil on canvas
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas

Happy Birthday, George de Forest Brush!

Within the focus exhibition Changing Perspectives of Native Americans, located  in Crystal Bridges’ Colonial and […]
September 28, 2016
The Truth Booth

Tell All in the Truth Booth

Most of the time, you can’t touch art. It kind of sucks, because art is […]
September 27, 2016
© 2015 Stephen Ironside/Ironside Photography

Drawing Changes Lives:  Celebrate The Big Draw, October 2, 2016

From cave paintings and hieroglyphics to 3D-printing pens and your favorite video game, drawing has […]
September 27, 2016
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October at Crystal Bridges includes: The Truth Booth, Piano Concert, a New Dance Exhibition, and Halloween in the Hollow

In the month of October, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to participate […]
September 26, 2016
Charles Bird King (1785-1862)
Ottoe Half Chief, Husband of Eagle of Delight
ca. 1821-1822
Oil on panel
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

Happy Birthday, Charles Bird King!

While portraiture may seem to imitate life, throughout history it has also served to influence […]
September 26, 2016
Crystal Bridges Exhibition Designer Jessi Mueller

Museum Careers: A Spotlight on Exhibition Designer Jessi Mueller

Interpretation Intern Rome Font prepared today’s blog post on Crystal Bridges’ Exhibition Designer, Jessi Mueller. […]
September 23, 2016
Tim Crane, Crystal Bridges volunteer Gallery Guide.

Reasons You Should Become a Museum Gallery Guide

Crystal Bridges is currently recruiting folks to join the next class of Gallery Guides.  Gallery […]
September 21, 2016

Minimalism and Murder: A Glimpse at the Relationship of Carl Andre and Ana Mendieta

This post was prepared by Danny Baskin, Crystal Bridges’ summer intern in the Interpretation Department. […]
September 21, 2016
Troy AndersonForged from the Earth, 2016Bronze 18 × 9 × 9 in.Photo by Jacob Slaton.

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces First Recipient of the Don Tyson Prize: Archives of American Art

BENTONVILLE, AR — Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces that the Archives of American […]
September 17, 2016
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Happy Birthday, Harriet Frishmuth!

September 17, 2016, marks Harriet Whitney Frishmuth’s 136th birthday. Although the name might not ring […]
September 12, 2016
Artinfusion guests enjoy drinks and conversation as they take in the view at Sharon Killian's home and studio.

artinfusion Excursions!

We want to welcome a (relatively) new staff member to Crystal Bridges’ Membership team.  Brady […]
September 8, 2016
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Volunteer Spotlight: John Dupree

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer John Dupree! Are you interested in becoming a volunteer at Crystal […]