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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 7, 2017

Art in Bloom

Spring is definitely early this year! Many of the trees and shrubs on Crystal Bridges’ […]
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 […]
March 1, 2017

Black History Month: Kara Walker, “A Warm Summer Night in 1863,”

Looming large against a chaotic illustrated scene, the caricatured silhouette of a hanged young black […]
February 23, 2017

Black History Month: Fred Eversley

Fred Eversley is an African American artist born in 1941. His path to becoming an […]
February 22, 2017

Happy Birthday Raphaelle and Rembrandt Peale!

This month, we celebrate the birthdays of Raphaelle and Rembrandt Peale, (February 17 and 22, […]
February 20, 2017

We the People

“The basis of our political system is the right of the people to make and […]
February 17, 2017

Happy Birthday to Leo Villareal!

Happy Birthday to Leo Villareal, the creator of the Buckyball– the spherical sculpture that lights […]