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.

July 8, 2019

Color-fy Your Favorite Movie / TV Show

Color Field, our outdoor summer exhibition, features large, colorful sculptures against the backdrop of the […]
June 12, 2019

Discovering Nature, Then and Now in Nature’s Nation

In Nature’s Nation: American Art and Environment, historic and contemporary artworks are often paired to […]
June 1, 2019
Color Field

Color Field Is Now Open!

Crystal Bridges is proud to announce the opening of Color Field, a sculpture exhibition that […]
May 24, 2019

Nature’s Nation First Look: Charles Willson Peale

In his monumental self-portrait, Charles Willson Peale beckons viewers into his museum, which is visible […]
March 27, 2019
Airborne by Andrew Wyeth

A Brief History of Tempera

“Egg tempera is a simple, cheap, easy-to-use technique that produces gorgeous effects. Yet nobody seems […]
March 20, 2019
Saint Superman by Valentin Popov

Origin Stories: Superman, Wonder Woman, and the Art World

Every superhero has their origin story, but Superman, as the hero who started the superhero […]
March 8, 2019

Happy Birthday, Barbie!

Barbie, the iconic doll and children’s toy, turns 60 on March 9, 2019, though from […]
January 28, 2019

#ArtistatCB: Will Wilson

At Crystal Bridges, we’re committed to exploring the unfolding story of America. Through the 2014 […]
October 3, 2018

Meet the Artists of Art for a New Understanding

Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now opens October 6! Contemporary Indigenous […]
August 21, 2018
Tschabalala Self

#ArtistatCB: Tschabalala Self

At Crystal Bridges, we’re committed to exploring the unfolding story of America. Through the 2014 […]
August 6, 2018

Beyond the Gallery: Shop the Exhibition!

Don’t leave The Beyond with just a memory—bring home a keepsake from our pop-up shop! The […]
July 20, 2018

#ArtistatCB: Anna Valdez

At Crystal Bridges, we’re committed to exploring the unfolding story of America. Through the 2014 […]