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June 21, 2017

“Animal Meet Human” Features Unseen Work from Crystal Bridges’ Collection

Animal Meet Human, a focus exhibition on view in the east bridge gallery opens on […]
June 14, 2017

Glass Free, Kindred Spirits Returns

One of the most recognized and beloved works in Crystal Bridges’ collection is Kindred Spirits, […]
May 19, 2017

CrEATe Food Blog: Things That Make You Go “Hmmm AND Mmmm…

We love the idea of seemingly opposing ideas or concepts that, when combined, miraculously come […]
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, […]
March 22, 2017

Women’s History Month: Ruth Asawa

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