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August 18, 2016


Imagine you are standing in front of a work of art, surrounded by a group […]
August 17, 2016

Stories from American Made: Map Quilt—Stitching our Way from Sea to Shining Sea

Map Quilt Artist unidentified Possibly Virginia 1886 Silk and cotton with silk embroidery Collection American […]
August 16, 2016

Housekeeping and Decorum in the Crystal Bridges Library

This post was written by Jon M. Sexton, Reference Assistant for the Crystal Bridges Library […]
August 16, 2016

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Appoints New Curator, Contemporary Art

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the appointment of Lauren Haynes as Curator, Contemporary […]
August 12, 2016

Happy Birthday, George Bellows!

George Bellows, 1882 – 1925 Self-portrait, ca. 1921 watercolor Yale University Art Gallery, Gift of […]
August 11, 2016

New Family Tour Offers a Walk on the Wild Side

William Trost Richards (1833-1905) Along the Shore 1903 Oil on canvas Crystal Bridges Museum of […]
August 10, 2016

Studio Snapshot: Ben Edwards

Today’s post was prepared for us by Kiara Page, a summer intern for Crystal Bridges’ […]
August 8, 2016

Crystal Bridges Announces Van Cliburn Piano Gift and Dedication Concert

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has received a gift of a Steinway Concert Grand […]
August 2, 2016

Happy Birthday Arthur Dove

August 2  is the birthday of American artist Arthur Dove (1880-1946).  Crystal Bridges collection contains two paintings […]
August 1, 2016

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Phyllis Jones

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer Phyllis J. Jones!   Career Information (Past, Present or Future)     IBM […]
August 1, 2016

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  Bloody Mary 101

People’s preferences on food and beverage can be as varied, and as inexplicable, as any […]