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July 21, 2017

Unveiling an Ozark Beer Company and Crystal Bridges Partnership Inspired by R. Buckminster Fuller

Crystal Bridges and Ozark Beer Company have developed a new and unique beer inspired by a […]
July 18, 2017

Buckminster Fuller’s Fly’s Eye Dome, and an unusual collaboration

Get ready to expand your definition of our world and your place in it by […]
July 14, 2017

New Acquisition: Elsie Driggs’s Blast Furnace

    New on view in Crystal Bridges’ Early Twentieth-Century Art Gallery is Elsie Drigg’s […]
July 11, 2017

Camps to Nurture Creative Kids

Gosh, it’s only mid-July and already the stores are putting out their displays of school […]
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 28, 2017

Crystal Bridges Celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month by Remembering Artist/Activist Keith Haring

In remembrance of the 48th anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Riots that ignited the flame […]
June 28, 2017

Oh Deer! New Crystal Bridges Acquisition Visits Chicago

An enormous white tail deer, sculpted of painted fiberglass, recently appeared on the Riverwalk in […]
June 27, 2017

Robert Henri: American Original

June 24 is the birthday of influential American Modernist painter, Robert Henri ( 1865-1929). Henri is […]
June 23, 2017

Delta Dreams: Crystal Bridges Interns — KIPP Delta Collegiate High Graduation

Crystal Bridges’ High School Internship program, now in its second year, is currently in session. […]
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’ […]