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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 […]
July 2, 2018

#ArtistatCB: Mark Lewis

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