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July 18, 2016

Mystery in the Museum: A Coverlet Cover-Up in “American Made”

Appliqué Bedcover, 1853 Sarah Ann Garges (ca. 1834-1887) Doylestown, Pennsylvania Cotton, silk, wool, and wool […]
July 15, 2016

A Conversation with the Curator: Stacy Hollander on American Made

Our current exhibition, American Made: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum, is Crystal Bridges’ […]
November 24, 2015

A Conversation with Evan Penny

On November 24, 2015, Crystal Bridges welcomes back Evan Penny’s hyper-realistic sculpture Old Self: Portrait […]
September 29, 2015

Wyeth on Warhol, Untoward Occurrences, and More

This is the last week to view the exhibitions Warhol’s Nature and Jamie Wyeth here […]
July 6, 2015

A Chat with Jamie Wyeth

In honor of artist Jamie Wyeth’s birthday today, I am posting some snippets from my […]
February 2, 2015

Nick Cave: Sound and Motion

February 3 is the birthday of Nick Cave: dancer, artist, and creator of the popular and […]
October 29, 2014

Superstorm Sandy and the Art of Nathalie Miebach

It was two years ago today that Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast of the […]
October 21, 2014

Exploring the Given Reality with Dave Greber

New Orleans artist Dave Greber creates mesmerizing, eye-boggling video works.  The two works presented in […]
September 30, 2014

Walk the Line with Joel Allen

Steamboat Springs, Colorado-based artist Joel Allen works with tightly wound twine to create hanging sculptures […]
August 20, 2014

Shouting to the World: An Interview with Randy Regier

State of the Art artist Randy Regier is a talker. He’s also a tinkerer, a […]
August 13, 2014

Living Large: A Conversation with Gina Phillips

The artworks in State of the Art range in size from paintings 3.5 inches square […]
August 8, 2014

Come On In! A Conversation with Danial Nord

San Pedro, California-based artist Danial Nord has been at Crystal Bridges this week, installing his […]