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January 17, 2017
Installation of artworks for the temporary exhibition The Art of American Dance.

Members Get the Scoop! We’re not talking about ice cream…

Today’s post was prepared by Hannah Brown, Crystal Bridges’ Membership Program Assistant   Your Crystal […]
January 5, 2017
Crystal Bridges' north elevator tower under construction

Going Up: North Elevator under construction

Visitors to the Museum have likely noticed that artworks have been removed from the north […]
December 14, 2016
Thomas DeFrantz

Dance Historian Thomas DeFrantz on The Art of American Dance

Thomas DeFrantz is a dance historian, a professor in the dance, theater studies, and women’s […]
October 6, 2016
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Welcoming Wall Drawing 880: Loopy Doopy by Sol LeWitt

by Samantha Sigmon, with Rome Font   A drawing painted directly on the wall cannot […]
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. […]
August 18, 2016
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Framed!

Imagine you are standing in front of a work of art, surrounded by a group […]
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 […]
November 23, 2015
Crystal Bridges volunteer Lowell Collins and Phyllis Jones at the 21015 National Docent Symposium

Volunteer report on the National Docent Symposium

Here’s a bit of information I’ll bet you didn’t know:  there is an National Docent organization composed of […]
November 13, 2015

“Short Take” on the Frank Lloyd Wright Welcome Pavilion

Students and faculty in the Fay Jones School of Architecture + Design honored Fay Jones […]
October 28, 2015
Volunteer Guide Kelly welcomes you to Frank Lloyd Wright's Bachman-Wilson House.

A Conversation with a Bachman-Wilson House Guide

Museum Member preview tours of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House are currently underway. The preview […]
August 11, 2015

Installing Maman

Ever wonder how a 30-foot-tall spider sculpture was installed in the courtyard at Crystal Bridges? […]
July 27, 2015
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Five Reasons Why, Number 2:  Louise Bourgeois and Isamu Noguchi

This is the second in a series of posts explaining why specific works have been arranged […]