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September 20, 2017
Justin Elwood, Protection Specialist (and blogger) at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Different Hats: the Duties of a Protection Specialist

Justin Elwood has been on the Protection Services team at Crystal Bridges for a couple […]
August 23, 2017

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist to Perform in the Great Hall

On September 6, guests at Crystal Bridges’ Great Hall will enjoy a concert by Yekwon […]
July 6, 2017

Dog Days at Crystal Bridges

The “dog days” of summer refer to the time period in late July when Sirius, the […]
July 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Reetik Patel

  Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer Reetik Patel!   Career Information   High School Student Ignite […]
June 22, 2017

Experience from a Crystal Bridges High School Intern and Beyond

Last summer, LaCameria (“Cam”) Clark was one of the museum’s first class of Crystal Bridges’ high […]
June 21, 2017

Leading by Example: How Crystal Bridges is Taking on Diversity

In an earlier post, I emphasized the importance of diversity and inclusion to Crystal Bridges’ […]
June 20, 2017

The Power of a Single Touch

Presumably, we all know we shouldn’t touch the artwork in museums. Even if we reeeeeeally […]
June 14, 2017

Glass Free, Kindred Spirits Returns

One of the most recognized and beloved works in Crystal Bridges’ collection is Kindred Spirits, […]
May 31, 2017

My Time on the Sod Squad: Prepping the Forest for Chihuly

Crystal Bridges has a professional team who manages our 120 acres of forested grounds. It’s […]
May 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: David Ricciardelli

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer David Ricciardelli!   Career Information (Past, Present or Future)       I had […]
April 5, 2017

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  The Morel of the Story

  Editor’s Note:  Most readers are probably unaware of the long-standing rivalry between Crystal Bridges […]
March 31, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Carla Weber

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer Carla Weber!   Career Information (Past or Present) I taught at […]