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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 17, 2017
Photo by Marc F. Henning
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art's Artinfusion event on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at The Legacy Building in Fayetteville, Ark.

Your Artinfusion 2017 Field Guide

With all the changes that 2016 brought for artinfusion, your friendly neighborhood artinfusionGuru thought a […]
January 16, 2017
Alice Neel
Hugh Hurd, 1964
Oil on canvas
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas

Crystal Bridges Announces Alice Neel Acquisition and Members Preview

Crystal Bridges is pleased to announce the acquisition of a portrait of actor Hugh Hurd […]
January 11, 2017
Members of Crystal Bridges Artinfusion Advisory Council

The 411 on the Artinfusion Council

  Artinfusion is an affinity group within Crystal Bridges’ membership program designed to provide social […]
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 […]
January 1, 2017
Brooks Garner

Volunteer Spotlight: Robert “Brooks” Garner

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer, Robert “Brooks” Garner!   Career Information (Past, Present or Future)     In […]
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 […]
December 1, 2016
Mary Jane Kuhlman, Crystal Bridges Volunteer

Volunteer Spotlight: Mary Jane Kuhlman!

Meet Crystal Bridges volunteer Mary Jane Kuhlman!   Career Information  Judicial Assistant to the Hon. […]
November 10, 2016
Back view of Frank Lloyd Wright's Bachman-Wilson House at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Photo by Nancy  Nolan

Touring the Dream House and Living the Dream

November 11 is the fifth anniversary of the opening of Crystal Bridges on 11-11-11. It […]
October 6, 2016
lewitt-prep

Welcoming Wall Drawing 880: Loopy Doopy by Sol LeWitt

by Samantha Sigmon, with Rome Font   A drawing painted directly on the wall cannot […]
September 28, 2016
The Truth Booth

Tell All in the Truth Booth

Most of the time, you can’t touch art. It kind of sucks, because art is […]
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. […]