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July 31, 2014

Recommended Books for “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now”

I typically begin looking for books that will inform,enhance, or elevate our understanding of an […]
July 30, 2014

In Celebration of Luis Jimenez (1940-2006)

Today is the birthday of Luis Jimenez, (1940-2006), creator of Vaquero, the sculpture that stands in […]
July 28, 2014

Crystal Bridges Announces Curatorial Team Developments

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the promotions of assistant curators Manuela Well-Off-Man and […]
July 26, 2014

Butter Late than Never!

Did you miss July’s WOW event?  Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! Here are […]
July 25, 2014

Tales From the Archives: The Museum’s Roving Library

As the Cataloger/Archivist in the library, I’ve been working on the Institutional Archives for the […]
July 24, 2014

Empty Space Was Never So Exciting

Over the next several weeks, visitors to Crystal Bridges may be slightly inconvenienced by the […]
July 23, 2014

“Tour de Dombek” with the Guide Program

Greetings Blog Readers!  Sam here, writing on behalf of the Guide Program these days. I […]
July 22, 2014

Nam June Paik – Global Art Legend (Part 2)

(Continued from Part 1) In Nam June Paik’s John Cage Robot II, 1995, the robot […]
July 21, 2014

Nam June Paik – Global Art Legend (Part 1)

The month of July marks the 82nd birthday anniversary of Nam June Paik (1932-2006), one […]
July 18, 2014

In Which “State of the Art” Becomes Very Real

It’s happening!  It’s really, really happening!  This week, Crystal Bridges sent out an official press […]
July 17, 2014

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House: Site Preparation

On the morning of Friday, June 20, parties involved in the relocation of Frank Lloyd […]
July 16, 2014

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art prepares for the debut of State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now September 13, 2014 – January 19, 2015

On November 11, 2013, the second anniversary of the museum’s opening, Crystal Bridges Museum of […]