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April 27, 2016
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Nature and Art: Doug Tallamy and Philip Haas at Crystal Bridges

This Friday, April 29,  Crystal Bridges brings Art and Nature together in a pair of fascinating […]
September 8, 2014
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International Literacy Day in Art

It’s International Literacy Day!   Today we celebrate great works of art in Crystal Bridges’ […]
June 26, 2014
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The Crystal Bridges Library: Art and Medicine (Part 2)

A new gift from our wonderful library friend and volunteer Dr. Kirk Dandridge prompts this […]
May 29, 2014
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Boundless Books and Discussion with Crystal Bridges’ Book Clubs

The Museum’s Boundless book club was a cooperative brainstorm between myself and Sara Segerlin, Public […]
May 19, 2014
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New Spanish Language Books in the Library

The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Library supports the research and interest needs of […]
May 5, 2014
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Richard Louv and The Nature Principle

“The future will belong to the nature-smart, those individuals, families, businesses, and political leaders who […]
April 4, 2014
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Just in Time for Passover: Ben Shahn’s Haggadah

Ben Shahn’s Haggadah (a Jewish text that presents the order of the Passover Seder) is a beautiful book […]
December 21, 2013
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Put Your Feet Up with a Book from the Museum Store

The Museum Store offers a variety of publications, from scholarly art catalogs to books of […]
December 6, 2013
From "The Illuminated Christian Year"

Celebrating Holiday Illustrations

I am often surprised to run across lovely illustrations of the holiday season in books […]
November 26, 2013
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3rd Floor Musings: Volunteers

There is always someone available in Crystal Bridges’ Library to help guests find whatever they […]
November 13, 2013
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3rd floor musings: New Library Staff & Recommended Reading

We’d like to introduce you to our new Librarian, Elizabeth Bradshaw, and pass along one […]
October 25, 2013
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Arkansas’ Apple Heritage

October is the month to celebrate bountiful apple harvests: apple cider, apple pies, applesauce,  and […]