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.

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 […]
September 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Alan Meyer

Meet Crystal Bridges Volunteer Alan Meyer!   Career Information (Past, Present or Future) I am […]
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 […]
August 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Jann Pittman

Meet Crystal Bridges volunteer Jann Pittman!   Career Info: I have had three major careers […]
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, […]
June 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: A.J. Atwood

Meet Crystal Bridges volunteer, A.J. Atwood   Career Information (Past, Present or Future) Currently – […]
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 […]