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Crystal Bridges announces last exhibition in a four-part collaboration, American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life

This week,  Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art unveils American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life, the final installation in a four-part collaboration with the Musée du Louvre in Paris, France, the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Ga, and the Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, Ill. The culminating exhibition, The Simple Pleasures of…

Crystal Bridges’ May Programs: Mother’s Day Weekend at the Museum

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend at the Museum. New York Times bestseller Amy Stewart, author of The Drunken Botanist will kick off the weekend with a Spotlight Lecture featuring a special cocktail reception on Friday, May 8. In celebration of National Public Garden Day on Saturday, May… Read more »

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Launches the “Arkansas Declaration of Learning” in Support of Secondary Education

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Secretary of State John F. Kerry announce the launch of the “Arkansas Declaration of Learning” initiative in partnership with the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomatic Reception Rooms, the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, and the Arkansas Department of Education.   This innovative public-private partnership will initially work with… Read more »

Crystal Bridges acquisitions and Fish Stories exhibition bring the natural world into the galleries

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art brings the great outdoors into the galleries with new acquisitions including Grant Wood, The American Golfer (1940); Wilhelm Hunt Diederich, Greyhounds (1913); and Edward Mitchell Bannister, Harvest (1884). In addition, Fish Stories: Early Images of American Game Fish, an exhibition that features 20 color plates by sporting artist Samuel…