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.

February 23, 2018

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces New Assistant Curator

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the appointment of Jennifer Padgett as assistant curator. […]
February 22, 2018
Promo photo of Sidney "Super Sid" Moncrief, Milwaukee Bucks.

Arkansas’ African American Athletes: Sidney Moncrief and Oliver Elders

Today’s guest blogger is Evin Demirel, author of African American Athletes in Arkansas: Muhammad Ali’s […]
February 19, 2018

Soul of a Nation. Jae and Wadsworth Jarrell: Partners in Life and Art

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power is on view at […]
February 12, 2018
Carolyn Lawrence

Soul of a Nation: An Interview with Carolyn Mims Lawrence

Carolyn Mims Lawrence was one of the artists who contributed to The Wall of Respect, […]
February 4, 2018
Artist Robert Seldon Duncanson, ca. 1864

Backstory: Robert Seldon Duncanson (1821-1872)

Imagine the difficulty of supporting yourself as a biracial artist in the United States prior […]
February 2, 2018

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces the U.S. Debut of Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents the U.S. debut of Soul of a Nation: […]
February 2, 2018

Soul of a Nation: AfriCOBRA

On February 3, Crystal Bridges opens the US premier of Soul of a Nation: Art […]
February 1, 2018
Crystal Bridges volunteer Don Bradshaw

Volunteer Spotlight: Don Bradshaw

Meet Crystal Bridges volunteer Don Bradshaw!   Career Information (Past, Present or Future) Former project […]