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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.

April 2, 2021
Brass tortoise and hare on trails

The Tortoise and the Hare, as Sculpted by Nancy Schön

Chicks and frogs, caterpillars and butterflies, tortoises and hares. In the midst of a blooming […]
March 26, 2021

Fred Eversley, Howard University, and World Building from the Inside Out

In 2018, artist Fred Eversley was invited to Howard University to receive a Lifetime Achievement […]
November 23, 2020

Conversations Across Collections: Oscar Bluemner’s Self-Portrait is Anything But Simple

Welcome to Conversations across Collections. This entry is the second in a collaborative series between […]
October 26, 2020

Conversations Across Collections: The Science of Martin Johnson Heade’s The Gems of Brazil

Welcome to Conversations across Collections. This entry is the first in a collaborative series between […]
May 14, 2020

An Interview with Artist Leo Villareal

Acclaimed artist Leo Villareal’s lighted sculpture Buckyball (2012) made its debut on the Crystal Bridges […]
October 9, 2019
Skyspace By James Turrell

10 Years of Skyspace

This month, Crystal Bridges is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the installation of James Turrell’s […]
August 28, 2019

Who is Yayoi Kusama?

Polka dots, pumpkins, and mirrors—the work of artist Yayoi Kusama is instantly recognizable. One of […]
July 2, 2019

Remembering David Esterly

“It seems to me that these straps are like the unavoidable permanent qualities of life—birth, […]
March 30, 2016

Women’s History Month: Vanessa German

In honor of Women’s History Month, each week we are profiling some of the women […]
March 9, 2016

Women’s History Month: Lida Moser

In honor of Women’s History Month, and our current temporary exhibition of photography, The Open Road: […]
March 4, 2016

E. Leopold Trouvelot and Intergalactic Kitchen Printing

You don’t have to have a lot of fancy equipment to make art. Crystal Bridges’ […]
March 2, 2016

Women’s History Month: Agnes Pelton

In honor of Women’s History Month, we will be highlighting a female artist from Crystal […]