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January 8, 2016
Crates

Packing Up to put State of the Art on the Road

Crystal Bridges’ groundbreaking exhibition, State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, is going on […]
May 9, 2015
Mom booth

For Mother’s Day: Mom Booth Volunteer Tells All

Many of you will remember the Mom Booth from the State of the Art exhibition. […]
April 24, 2015
CBMAA SOTA PREVIEW 091114

More Tales from the Call Center

Jan Hagan, the Museum’s Call Center Team Leader, talks to a lot of people during […]
January 16, 2015
Everything in the room is attached to cords which are pulled through a hole in the back wall.

The Birth and (Slow) Death of the Slow Room

Ali Demorotski is Curatorial Assistant here at Crystal Bridges, and she has been closely involved […]
January 6, 2015
Wild art

Wild Art!

Joachim Pissarro is the great grandson of Impressionist painter Camille Pissarro. He is also the […]
December 19, 2014
Search

State of the Art: the App

Along with the rest of the Museum departments, the Digital Media team has been hard […]
December 15, 2014
Kristen Cliffel talks with visitors in the gallery during the State of the Art Symposium

Expanding the Cycle of Creative Energy with Kristen Cliffell

Today we present another guest blog post: this time by State of the Art artist […]
December 2, 2014
Jason Vaughn

Discovery and Recovery with Jason Vaughn

Jason Vaughn‘s photo series hide features lovely, sometimes haunting images of the semi-permanent deer-hunting stands he has discovered in […]
November 24, 2014
Bentonville Library close

State of the Art Catalogs: Library Art and Architecture

State of the Art is an exhibition that reaches a wide group of individuals from […]
November 21, 2014
Monica Aissa Martinez

Drawing the Body with Monica Aissa Martinez

Last week Crystal Bridges hosted our first public Symposium, focused on State of the Art […]
November 17, 2014
Blog 2

Capturing Nature in Clay: An Autumn Project

Cooler weather is upon us, and many of us, including me, treasure those last warm […]
November 13, 2014
Painted silk scarves by Susan Tinker

State of the Art Museum Store Connection

We know there are quite a few works in State of the Art with connections […]