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August 11, 2017

Opening Day for the Fly’s Eye Dome! Plus: Some other artists influenced by Buckminster Fuller

Next week, Crystal Bridges will open up Buckminster Fuller’s Fly’s Eye Dome for viewing by […]
August 4, 2017

Lights, Camera, Arkansas! Film and Discussion features “Mud”

Lights! Camera! Arkansas: From Broncho Billy to Billy Bob Thornton, by University of Arkansas professors Robert […]
July 28, 2017

Choreographer/Filmmaker Returns Home for Performance at Crystal Bridges

Monica Thomas is a dancer, choreographer, actor, and filmmaker currently living in Chicago, but she’s […]
July 18, 2017

Buckminster Fuller’s Fly’s Eye Dome, and an unusual collaboration

Get ready to expand your definition of our world and your place in it by […]
June 21, 2017

“Animal Meet Human” Features Unseen Work from Crystal Bridges’ Collection

Animal Meet Human, a focus exhibition on view in the east bridge gallery opens on […]
March 17, 2017

The Power of Words: New on View at Crystal Bridges

Three works recently installed or soon to be installed in the museum’s permanent collection use […]
March 14, 2017

Women’s History Month: New Works by Remarkable Women

In the month of March, the galleries may look at little different, as several works […]
February 21, 2017

Border Cantos Community Partner programs available around NW Arkansas

Crystal Bridges’ Community Partners for the exhibition, Border Cantos: Sight & Sound Explorations from the […]
February 17, 2017

Happy Birthday to Leo Villareal!

Happy Birthday to Leo Villareal, the creator of the Buckyball– the spherical sculpture that lights […]
October 6, 2016

Welcoming Wall Drawing 880: Loopy Doopy by Sol LeWitt

by Samantha Sigmon, with Rome Font   A drawing painted directly on the wall cannot […]
September 2, 2016

New on View: Untitled (Palais De Cristal) by Joseph Cornell

Joseph Cornell Untitled (Palais de Cristal), ca. 1953 Wood box construction: printed-paper collage, glass, and […]
May 11, 2016

The Four Seasons: Philip Haas interprets Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Philip Haas’s set of monumental outdoor sculptures, The Four Seasons, are on display on the […]