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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 16, 2015
Opening Day

Two Million and Counting

This week Crystal Bridges celebrates welcoming our 2 millionth visitor. Before the Museum opened, estimates […]
July 31, 2015
Houston Hughes
Photo by Marc F. Henning
College Night "Le Carnaval des Couleurs" event on Saturday

Poetry Lift-Off Brings Variety to Great Hall

Local poet Houston Hughes has found a number of meaningful ways to rediscover the art collection […]
October 28, 2014
President Bill Clinton speaks at The Summit at Crystal Bridges.

A Glimpse Inside the Summit at Crystal Bridges

“The ability of democratizing the arts… making it available to more people, and giving people […]
September 26, 2014
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Performance Art: Yesterday and Today

Crystal Bridges’ popular Art Night Out is coming up on October 11.  This particular incarnation […]
January 28, 2014
Artinfusion members geared up in their best retro apres-ski wear for the Dec. 21 "Winter A-Go-Go event.

Hip, Cool, and Funky!

“Hip”                 “Cool”             […]
January 24, 2014
Necklace by Brian Watson

Jewelry with a New Twist by Brian Watson

In recent weeks, I have written a number of blog posts or magazine articles about […]
December 24, 2013
Dance capture

Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring at Crystal Bridges

In conjunction with November’s Art Night Out event, we presented a dinner and variety show to […]
December 11, 2013
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Celebrating the New Year, the Crystal Bridges Way

NOTE:  This post refers to the Dec. 31, 2013 New Years Eve Event at Crystal […]
December 4, 2013
Danelle's "Wicked Witch" tower

Crystal Bridges’ Poetics of Winter

To modern viewers, Jervis McEntee’s Winter in the Country is a traditional image of a […]
November 29, 2013
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We’re Crafty!

During an average week, the Special Events department plans events for many different types of […]
November 22, 2013
An actor plays the role of "Supine Woman" near Wayne Thiebaud's painting of the same title.

Fright at the Museum: Teens create their own programming

Earlier, we introduced readers to Crystal Bridges Teen Council and took a look at the […]