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.

December 14, 2016

Dance Historian Thomas DeFrantz on The Art of American Dance

Thomas DeFrantz is a dance historian, a professor in the dance, theater studies, and women’s […]
October 6, 2016

Welcoming Wall Drawing 880: Loopy Doopy by Sol LeWitt

by Samantha Sigmon, with Rome Font   A drawing painted directly on the wall cannot […]
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. […]
August 18, 2016

Framed!

Imagine you are standing in front of a work of art, surrounded by a group […]
April 22, 2016

Museum Careers: A Day in the Life of a Museum Preparator

Did you know that Crystal Bridges employs more than 200 people?  It may surprise some […]
November 23, 2015

Volunteer report on the National Docent Symposium

Here’s a bit of information I’ll bet you didn’t know:  there is an National Docent organization composed of […]
November 13, 2015

“Short Take” on the Frank Lloyd Wright Welcome Pavilion

Students and faculty in the Fay Jones School of Architecture + Design honored Fay Jones […]
October 28, 2015

A Conversation with a Bachman-Wilson House Guide

Museum Member preview tours of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House are currently underway. The preview […]
August 11, 2015

Installing Maman

Ever wonder how a 30-foot-tall spider sculpture was installed in the courtyard at Crystal Bridges? […]
July 27, 2015

Five Reasons Why, Number 2:  Louise Bourgeois and Isamu Noguchi

This is the second in a series of posts explaining why specific works have been arranged […]
July 10, 2015

Five Reasons Why: Chamberlain and Gottlieb

Five Reasons Why:  A look at how and why curators arrange works the way they […]
July 2, 2015

LOVE Lost (temporarily)

We are losing the LOVE on Crystal Bridges’ South Lawn.  Robert Indiana’s LOVE sculpture is being […]