MUSEUM BLOG

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July 20, 2015

Charles Sheeler:

July is the birthday month of two influential Modernists from the Crystal Bridges collection: Charles […]
May 16, 2015

American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life, Part II

Part 2 of 3 Click here to view Part 1 Today Crystal Bridges opens American […]
May 11, 2015

American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life, Part I

On May 16, Crystal Bridges will present the last installation of the fascinating American Encounters […]
March 17, 2015

Women’s History Month: Helen Frankenthaler

Helen Frankenthaler, 1928 – 2011 Helen Frankenthaler’s cheerful Color Field painting Tutti-Fruitti is currently on […]
February 16, 2015

Edward Curtis – Frontier Photographer, Artist and Adventurer

February 16 is the birthday of Edward Curtis – American frontier photographer and ethnologist, who […]
February 7, 2015

Coming Soon: Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

On February 21, Crystal Bridges will open an exciting new exhibition: Van Gogh to Rothko: […]
September 27, 2014

John James Audubon, Part 3

This is Part Three of a three-part post. Click below to read earlier parts: Part […]
September 3, 2014

American Encounters: Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution

We’re entering the last days in which guests may view the temporary exhibition American Encounters: […]
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 […]
May 31, 2014

“State of the Art” Prompts Changes in the Permanent Collection Galleries

While Crystal Bridges’ upcoming exhibition State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now has been […]
May 16, 2014

Faces of History: Cherokee Leader John Ridge

Visitors who have been in our Colonial and Early Nineteenth-Century Art Gallery recently have probably […]
March 7, 2014

The European Connection: Part 3

This is the third in a series of posts related to The European Connection, an exhibition […]