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.

November 1, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright's Bachman-Wilson House

New book tells the story of the Bachman-Wilson House at Crystal Bridges

It’s here!  The long-awaited book about the history and re-construction of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson […]
October 26, 2017
Crystal Bridges volunteer Mary Myers leads an architecture tour in the Bachman-Wilson House.

Crystal Bridges is seeking volunteers to serve as Architecture Guides at the museum!

Architecture Guides offer tours of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House and the museum complex.  They […]
August 11, 2017
Inside Fly's Eye Dome

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 […]
July 21, 2017

Unveiling an Ozark Beer Company and Crystal Bridges Partnership Inspired by R. Buckminster Fuller

Crystal Bridges and Ozark Beer Company have developed a new and unique beer inspired by a […]
June 20, 2017

The Power of a Single Touch

Presumably, we all know we shouldn’t touch the artwork in museums. Even if we reeeeeeally […]
June 8, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright's Bachman-Wilson House

Little Know Facts about Frank Lloyd Wright

Today is the birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright, great American architect and designer of the […]
April 17, 2017

What’s that big white thing on the north lawn?

Visitors to Crystal Bridges this week will notice something unusual taking shape on the north […]
January 5, 2017

Going Up: North Elevator under construction

Visitors to the Museum have likely noticed that artworks have been removed from the north […]
November 10, 2016

Touring the Dream House and Living the Dream

November 11 is the fifth anniversary of the opening of Crystal Bridges on 11-11-11. It […]
September 26, 2016

Museum Careers: A Spotlight on Exhibition Designer Jessi Mueller

Interpretation Intern Rome Font prepared today’s blog post on Crystal Bridges’ Exhibition Designer, Jessi Mueller. […]
May 17, 2016

CR(EAT)E Food Blog:  Frank Lloyd Wright, Exiled Meatballs, and the Usonian Cocktail

  The crowd gasped dramatically…millennials forced to peer up from their devices, men gnawing on […]
March 7, 2016

A Makeover for the Coffee Bar at Eleven

If you visit Crystal Bridges in the next few weeks, you will notice construction under way around the […]