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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, […]
March 22, 2017

Women’s History Month: Ruth Asawa

  Ruth Aiko Asawa was born in 1926 in southern California to Japanese immigrants who […]
March 21, 2017

Tom Wesselmann’s “Dropped Bra” Now on View

New on view in the Crystal Bridges 1940s to Now Gallery is Dropped Bra (Big […]
March 17, 2017

The Power of Words: New on View at Crystal Bridges

Three works recently installed or soon to be installed in the museum’s permanent collection use […]
March 14, 2017

Women’s History Month: New Works by Remarkable Women

In the month of March, the galleries may look at little different, as several works […]
March 8, 2017

Women’s History Month: Joan Brown

Self-Portrait with Fish and Cat is one of the largest of Joan Brown’s signature self-portraits […]
March 3, 2017

One District, One Book and TWO Perky Pigs!

On Sunday, March 5, from 1 to 4 p.m., Crystal Bridges hosts the wrap-up celebration […]