Crystal Bridges is open Wed. through Mon. with free, timed tickets required.

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Crystal Bridges is open Wed. through Mon. with free, timed tickets required.

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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 20, 2021

Activity: Make Your Own Nature Paintbrushes

Combine your creativity and love for the outdoors to create a nature paintbrush. Then make […]
April 19, 2021

Activity: Create an Ocean Cleanup Sensory Bin

Today’s activity is inspired by William Trost Richards’s painting Along the Shore. Learn about the […]
March 16, 2021

Activity: Make a Mixed Media Collage

This activity is inspired by Miriam Schapiro’s collage A Mayan Garden. Learn more about this […]
March 15, 2021

Activity: Create a Gelatin Printing Plate to Make Patterned Prints

In this activity, learn about Yayoi Kusama, a female artist who uses patterns and shapes […]
February 15, 2021

Youth Reading Recommendations for Black History Month

February is Black History Month, and it’s never too early to start learning! Our Youth […]
February 9, 2021

Activity: Create a Mosaic Painting

This activity is inspired by Alma Thomas’s painting Lunar Rendezvous—Circle of Flowers. Learn more about […]
February 8, 2021

Activity: Make a Drape Painting

This activity is inspired by Sam Gilliam’s drape painting Mazda. Learn more about this artwork […]
January 12, 2021

Activity: Make a Snowy Sensory Bin

Today’s activity is inspired by The Truth About Comets by Dorothea Tanning. Learn more about […]
January 11, 2021

Activity: Make an Abstract Collage Portrait

Today’s activity is inspired by The Poetry of Joseph E Big Bear by Frank Big […]
December 22, 2020

Winter Break Wonders Activity: Music and Art

Today’s activity is inspired by our upcoming virtual concert celebrating the new year! In this […]
December 21, 2020

Winter Break Wonders Activity: Portrait Making

This Winter Break Wonders activity is inspired by the largest intact group of family portraits […]
December 18, 2020

Virtual Winter Break Wonders

Welcome to Virtual Winter Break Wonders! As school winds down for the holidays, we’ve collected […]