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July 17, 2014

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House: Site Preparation

On the morning of Friday, June 20, parties involved in the relocation of Frank Lloyd […]
June 20, 2014

The Beauty of Nature

Crystal Bridges provides a setting that unites the power of art with the beauty of […]
June 17, 2014

The Bachman-Wilson House: One Piece at a Time

Eight weeks ago, two trucks arrived at a storage facility in Northwest Arkansas, containing in them […]
April 30, 2014

Cool Architecture = Cool Swag at Crystal Bridges

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art welcomes all to celebrate the American spirit in a […]
April 25, 2014

The Bachman-Wilson House: Arrival in Arkansas

On Tuesday afternoon, April 22, two trucks arrived at a storage facility in Northwest Arkansas, […]
April 21, 2014

Keeping it Green: Three Earth-Friendly Facts about Crystal Bridges

Since today is Earth Day, what better time to share the things that we’ve done […]
April 17, 2014

The Bachman-Wilson House: On the Road

This past January, Crystal Bridges acquired a rare Frank Lloyd Wright house, known as the […]
April 12, 2014

Art from a New Perspective: Slow Art Day

Each year, museums around the world celebrate Slow Art Day—a day when we encourage guests […]
April 9, 2014

The Bachman-Wilson House: Selecting the Site

Crystal Bridges recently acquired the Bachman-Wilson House, a 1954 Usonian House designed by architect Frank […]
April 5, 2014

Exploring Architecture: What’s Up with the Roofs?

You can’t walk through Crystal Bridges without noticing a number of very unique design choices—the […]
April 1, 2014

Striking Results of Chemical Analysis Reveal that Pigment used in Macdonald-Wright Painting Derived Entirely from Skittles

Several months ago, when a team of conservators were assessing the condition of works in […]
April 1, 2014

Museum Grounds Crew Struggles to Contain Piranha Infestation in Crystal Bridges’ Upper Pond

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art resides on 120 acres of Ozark forest. The building […]