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MUSEUM BLOG

Welcome to the Crystal Bridges blog. Want to know what to expect for upcoming programs? Want to know more about exhibitions and artworks? Want to know what's happening at the museum? You can find all of it and more here.

May 18, 2021

Activity: Make Animal Portraits and Learn about the Japanese Zodiac

Learn about Yasuo Kuniyoshi’s painting Little Joe with Cow. Then make your personal animal sculpture […]
May 17, 2021

Activity: Create Imaginary Landscapes with Salt Dough

In today’s activity, learn about Isamu Noguchi’s Lunar Landscape and whip up some salt dough […]
May 7, 2021

Textures and Textiles in Crafting America

In Crafting America, Crystal Bridges’ current temporary exhibition, craft comes front and center, featuring 120 […]
May 1, 2021

Volunteer Spotlight: Tim Slaughter

Get to know a little more about this month’s Volunteer Spotlight: Tim Slaughter!   Where […]
April 30, 2021

5 Ways to Spend Mother’s Day Weekend at Crystal Bridges

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9! At Crystal Bridges, there are plenty of ways to […]
April 26, 2021

Get Ready for Member Double Discount Days at the Museum Store

Spring has arrived at the Crystal Bridges Museum Store, and the season brings new merchandise […]
April 22, 2021

8 Ways Crystal Bridges Stays Sustainable

From the museum’s beginnings, preserving the natural landscape was paramount to the process. Ever since, […]
April 21, 2021
Clementine Hunter, Baptism

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces 2021 Focus Exhibitions and a New Outdoor Installation

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces three 2021 focus exhibitions and a new outdoor […]
April 21, 2021

Crystal Bridges Acquires Work from Cuban American Artist María Magdalena Campos-Pons

Crystal Bridges recently acquired a work on paper by Cuban American artist María Magdalena Campos-Pons. […]
April 20, 2021

5 Reasons to Take a Crystal Bridges Virtual School Field Trip

Over the course of a year, we have seen the classroom become a virtual environment […]
April 20, 2021

Activity: Make Your Own Nature Paintbrushes

Combine your creativity and love for the outdoors to create a nature paintbrush. Then make […]
April 19, 2021

Activity: Create an Ocean Cleanup Sensory Bin

Today’s activity is inspired by William Trost Richards’s painting Along the Shore. Learn about the […]