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.

December 11, 2019

Winter Wonderland Scenes in the Galleries

The weather outside is getting frightful! But the galleries at Crystal Bridges are so delightful. […]
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 […]
October 3, 2019

Crystal Bridges Acquires Artworks Seen in Men of Steel, Women of Wonder

Crystal Bridges is thrilled to announce that the museum recently acquired some exciting works by […]
July 26, 2019

Would You Like Some Music with Your Art?

When it comes to interpreting art at a museum, it’s easy to get lost in […]
May 1, 2019
Fiori Boat by Dale Chihuly

Chihuly Favorites Are Back–Permanently!

Update, 5/31/19: All five Chihuly artworks have been installed and are available for viewing.  Crystal […]
April 1, 2016

Museum Officials Dealing with Overnight Break-In: April Fools Prank?

Early this morning, curators on routine gallery walk-throughs discovered that Crystal Bridges Museum of American […]
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 […]
March 1, 2016

Welcoming Felix Gonzalez-Torres’s “Untitled” (L.A.)

“We need our own space to think and digest what we see. And we also […]
February 24, 2016

Elihu Vedder: “Young Marsyas”

February 26 is the birthday of Elihu Vedder (1836 – 1923), an American artist whose playful painting, Young Marsyas, is […]
February 17, 2016

Hearts for Art

Crystal Bridges’ annual I ♥ Art Family Day was this past Sunday (right on Valentine’s Day […]
February 5, 2016

Framing Mrs. Atkinson

The frames on the paintings in Crystal Bridges’ permanent collection are a subject of great […]