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July 21, 2017

Unveiling an Ozark Beer Company and Crystal Bridges Partnership Inspired by R. Buckminster Fuller

Crystal Bridges and Ozark Beer Company have developed a new and unique beer inspired by a […]
July 14, 2017

New Acquisition: Elsie Driggs’s Blast Furnace

    New on view in Crystal Bridges’ Early Twentieth-Century Art Gallery is Elsie Drigg’s […]
June 28, 2017

Crystal Bridges Celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month by Remembering Artist/Activist Keith Haring

In remembrance of the 48th anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Riots that ignited the flame […]
June 27, 2017

Robert Henri: American Original

June 24 is the birthday of influential American Modernist painter, Robert Henri ( 1865-1929). Henri is […]
May 1, 2017

May Day: Prints for the People

In honor of May Day: traditionally a celebration of Labor in many European countries, we […]
April 27, 2017

The Powerful Influence of Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman is easily one of America’s most well-known poets. His collection, Leaves of Grass, […]
April 19, 2017

Poetry and Art  

April is National Poetry Month!  In celebration, let me introduce you to a few works […]
April 7, 2017

Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Atkinson, Jr., Reunited for the First Time in Over a Century

Beginning this week, the great colonial-era painter John Singleton Copley receives the special recognition he […]
April 6, 2017

Weathering the Storm with Nathalie Miebach and the Crystal Bridges Symposium

Nathalie Miebach explores the intersection of art and science by translating scientific data related to […]
March 31, 2017

Women’s History Month: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney

Sculptor and art collector Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney (1875-1942) was born the middle child in the […]
March 28, 2017

Teen Council experiences Border Cantos, prepares for Teen Convening

Members of Crystal Bridges’ Teen Council are convening this weekend with representatives of other museums’ […]
March 28, 2017

Women’s History Month: Pam Longobardi’s Plastic Oceans

Pam Longobardi’s artwork is framed within a conversation about globalism and conservation, and involves painting, […]