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As the final month of the exhibition nears, State of the Art becomes highest attended exhibition in Crystal Bridges’ three-year history

State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now has attracted more than 127,000 visitors since opening on September 13, making it the most viewed exhibition in the museum’s three-year history. (The day after Thanksgiving, November 28, 2014, boasted the highest daily State of the Art attendance to date with 3,700 visitors.) State of the Art…

LOUVRE, HIGH, CRYSTAL BRIDGES, AND TERRA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE FINAL INSTALLATION IN MULTI-YEAR AMERICAN ART COLLABORATION

American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life brings together paintings from all four institutions to illuminate American artists’ unique approaches to European still-life tradition The Musée du Louvre, the High Museum of Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and the Terra Foundation for American Art have announced the final installation in their four-year collaboration… Read more »

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 »