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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…

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces a major reinstallation of its 1940s to Now art gallery, including a key work by Helen Frankenthaler and other new acquisitions

In late March, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will reopen its 1940s to Now Art Gallery, which recently has been closed for the de-installation of the museum’s acclaimed exhibition State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now. When the gallery reopens, it will feature 71 works spanning the decades from 1940s to the present,… Read more »

Crystal Bridges’ April Programming: Architecture Speaker Series, Film and Discussion, and Art Night Out

  Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites visitors to experience interactive workshops, outdoor tours, the continuation of the Architecture Speaker Series,  and the much-acclaimed Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright Knox Art Gallery. In addition, a new exhibition, Fish Stories: Early Images of American Game Fish will be on view April 4-September… Read more »