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January 28, 2016
Neil Welliver (1929-2005)

Neil Welliver: Snow on Alden Brook

Snow has been much in the news lately, which brings to mind one of the […]
August 25, 2014
John James Audubon

John James Audubon, Part 1

In September, Crystal Bridges will exhibit an oil painting by John James Audubon, created in […]
March 19, 2014
Ryder

Albert Pinkham Ryder

Albert Pinkham Ryder (1847-1917) From time to time, we single out an artist whose work […]
February 12, 2014
Georgia O'Keeffe

How It All Began: Alice Walton’s Watercolors

  While exploring Crystal Bridges, guests encounter a wide variety of artworks ranging in scale, […]
December 31, 2013
"Time

“Time” and the New Year

Perhaps it’s a cliché to illustrate the dawning of a new year with a painting […]
November 25, 2013
Diego Rivera
Le sucrier et les bougies (Sugar Bowl and Candles)
Early Modern 1900-1950

Discoveries in the Stieglitz Collection: Part II

Time-traveling sculpture Further research on one of the sculptures in the Alfred Stieglitz Collection revealed […]
October 10, 2013
Plein air painting

The Blank Canvas

“Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s […]