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Crystal Bridges Announces the Departure of Museum President Don Bacigalupi

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces that Don Bacigalupi, museum president and board member, will conclude his role as president on January 14, 2015, while retaining his role as a member of the board. Bacigalupi has accepted an appointment as the Founding President for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, to be built in… Read more »

Crystal Bridges celebrates opening and unveils December programs

On its third anniversary, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art reflects on milestones including welcoming more than 1.5 million visitors to celebrate the American spirit in a setting that unites the power of art with the beauty of nature. Since the museum’s opening on 11/11/11, visitors have enjoyed five centuries of American masterworks, a groundbreaking… Read more »

Collaboration highlights on local water sources during State of the Art exhibition

As a part of the State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now exhibition, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is collaborating with the Illinois River Watershed Partnership to spotlight regional water sources. State of the Art, on view until January 19, 2015, features 102 artists from all over the country with 227 works that offer a glimpse…

Crystal Bridges’ November Programming State of the Art, Symposium, concerts, and lectures galore!

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art’s groundbreaking exhibition, State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, has gained national attention, bringing together the artwork of 102 artists from all over the country. State of the Art will be on view through January 19, highlighting the artists’ voices with engagement opportunities including workshops, art talks, and…