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March 1, 2016
Felix Gonzalez-Torres

Welcoming Felix Gonzalez-Torres’s “Untitled” (L.A.)

“We need our own space to think and digest what we see. And we also […]
May 8, 2015
The painting is brought into the south lobby.

One BIG Painting: Mehretu’s “Retopistics: A Renegade Excavation”

On Tuesday, Crystal Bridges’ team of preparators installed a new painting in the Museum’s south […]
February 12, 2015
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Announcing New Acquisitions: Process & Recent Highlights

Crystal Bridges permanent collection spans more than five centuries of American masterworks from colonial to […]
February 6, 2015
Thomas Hill
"Yosemite Falls

Yosemite: Art and a National Icon

Just a short while ago, a pair of climbers accomplished a remarkable and frankly terrifying […]
June 17, 2014
Warehouse wide view

The Bachman-Wilson House: One Piece at a Time

Eight weeks ago, two trucks arrived at a storage facility in Northwest Arkansas, containing in them […]
April 25, 2014
Two trucks carrying the disassembled Bachman Wilson House arrive at the Bentonville storage facility.

The Bachman-Wilson House: Arrival in Arkansas

On Tuesday afternoon, April 22, two trucks arrived at a storage facility in Northwest Arkansas, […]
February 13, 2014
Newly acquired and now on view:

Crystal Bridges’ Big Heart

When we tell you Crystal Bridges has a big heart, we’re not kidding. This one […]
January 15, 2014
Bachman Wilson House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.  ©Tarantino Studio 2013

Crystal Bridges Acquires Frank Lloyd Wright House

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has acquired a rare Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian house, […]
December 26, 2013
Andy Warhol
"Coca-Cola (3)

Cool Stuff About Our New Warhols

By now, our readers will probably have heard of Crystal Bridges’ recent acquisition of two […]
September 16, 2013
Edward Hopper
Blackwell's Island

Edward Hopper’s “Blackwell’s Island” joins Crystal Bridges collection

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will soon debut a new acquisition of a major […]