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March 13, 2020
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and the Momentary Will Temporarily Close; March and April Programs Canceled

LAST UPDATED MARCH 24, 2020   Crystal Bridges and the Momentary are extending building closures […]
February 28, 2020
Artwork featured: (left) Nicholas Lobo, Silhouette of a Friend, 2020. Glass reinforced pigment concrete. 50x120x27 in. (right) Edra Soto, Open 24 Hours, 2017. Found glass bottles of liquor, display cabinets, 8x2x2 ft each. Display cabinets co-designed by Navillus Woodworks.

Crystal Bridges and the Momentary Offer Exhibitions, Music, and Artist-Led Programs in March

February 21, 2020
State of the Art 2020 at the Momentary - Press Release

A New Contemporary Art Space, the Momentary, Opens in the Heartland with the Debut of State of the Art 2020

The Momentary, a new contemporary art space for visual, performing, and culinary arts, has opened […]
February 6, 2020
Hank Willis Thomas, Raise Up, 2014. Press Release

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces the Temporary Exhibition, Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal…

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal…, organized […]
May 22, 2017

Crystal Bridges Wins Three Technology and Media Awards

  Crystal Bridges is pleased to announce that we are the recipient of three 2017 […]
May 7, 2015

Introducing CB Outdoors!

Spring is in full bloom, and everyone seems to be getting outdoors! We’ve been anticipating […]
December 19, 2014

State of the Art: the App

Along with the rest of the Museum departments, the Digital Media team has been hard […]
June 19, 2014

BYOD: We promise we won’t tell you to put it away

Crystal Bridges knows that the majority of our guests come to the Museum with some […]
June 11, 2014

Last Chance to Hear Crystal Bridges’ Award-Winning Music App!

Recently, Crystal Bridges received the Gold MUSE award for Audio Tours and Podcasts from the […]
April 9, 2014

Crystal Bridges Receives Award for Conservation

A few weeks ago the Arkansas Museums Association hosted it’s annual meeting in North Little […]
March 25, 2014

Join the Conversation: Crystal Bridges and iTunes U

The reason I was drawn to the use of technology in museums is that it […]