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Your Guide to the 2020 Fall/Winter Season at Crystal Bridges
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Your Guide to the 2020 Fall/Winter Season at Crystal Bridges

At the Museum

Have you seen the lights yet? Enjoy an enchanted, nighttime walk through the woods featuring dynamic, nature-inspired lighting elements and immersive soundscapes. Now, you can purchase tickets Wednesday through Monday…

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Crystal Bridges Announces An Outdoor Play Space and New Parking Deck, Coming Soon
Convergence: An Outdoor Play Space concert rendering

Crystal Bridges Announces An Outdoor Play Space and New Parking Deck, Coming Soon

At the Museum Nature & Outdoor

Crystal Bridges is making way for a four-acre community playscape called Convergence and a parking deck with programmable space on the southeast side of Crystal Bridges’ campus.  Convergence, a collaborative…

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New Audio Tour: Walk Through Crystal Bridges with Alice Walton
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New Audio Tour: Walk Through Crystal Bridges with Alice Walton

Art & Collection At the Museum

“I’m Alice Walton, and I am delighted to take you on this tour today.”  So begins the museum’s newest audio tour, Alice Walton Talks Art. In this self-guided tour, take…

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What to Expect at North Forest Lights: Season 2
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What to Expect at North Forest Lights: Season 2

At the Museum

In addition to the five, unique installations that make up North Forest Lights, there is a special area called The Village (located in the food truck area) where guests will…

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Charlie Chaplin: Laughing at Modernism
Chaplin in one of the most famous and memorable scenes from Modern Times

Charlie Chaplin: Laughing at Modernism

Art & Collection At the Museum

In our newly remodeled Modern Art Gallery, a clip of Charlie Chaplin’s 1936 film Modern Times plays next to artworks depicting changes in technology, industry, and society in the twentieth…

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The Museum’s Lobby and Courtyard Will Undergo Updates to Create More Space and a Better Visitor Experience
Maman by Louise Bourgeois being installed

The Museum’s Lobby and Courtyard Will Undergo Updates to Create More Space and a Better Visitor Experience

Architecture At the Museum

When you come to the museum, you might notice that Maman, the 30-foot spider sculpture by artist Louise Bourgeois that has greeted visitors to the museum for the past few…

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What to Expect for Crystal Bridges’ Reopening
Roxy Paine, Yield - stainless steel tree sculpture

What to Expect for Crystal Bridges’ Reopening

At the Museum

Virtual programs and artmaking classes will still be offered through sign-up on the Crystal Bridges website for those who would like to maintain physical distancing.    Thank you for helping…

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Recap: For Freedoms Community Conversations
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Recap: For Freedoms Community Conversations

At the Museum People & Community

In honor of our visiting temporary exhibition, Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal… and the ongoing efforts of For Freedoms, Thomas’s collaborative that encourages space-making for art and civic…

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13 Ways to Stay in Touch with Crystal Bridges During Quarantine
Aerial view of Walker Landing showing green landscape and people enjoying a concert

13 Ways to Stay in Touch with Crystal Bridges During Quarantine

Activities & Education At the Museum

COVID-19 can’t keep us apart! While we’re temporarily closing the museum to maintain the safety of our staff, volunteers, and guests and to stop the spread of the coronavirus, there…

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Architect Marshall Brown Coming to Crystal Bridges
Marshall Brown and his artwork Ziggurat

Architect Marshall Brown Coming to Crystal Bridges

Architecture At the Museum

Have you ever considered the link between art and architecture? It’s a fun thing to consider at Crystal Bridges, but long before the museum opened, licensed architect and urban designer…

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A Painting You Can Touch
Young man touching a 3D art reproduction

A Painting You Can Touch

Activities & Education At the Museum

She has taught classes with the Arts with the Disabled Association (ADA) Hong Kong, and given lectures at the Kennedy Center’s Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disabilities conference and the…

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