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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.

April 2, 2021
Brass tortoise and hare on trails

The Tortoise and the Hare, as Sculpted by Nancy Schön

Chicks and frogs, caterpillars and butterflies, tortoises and hares. In the midst of a blooming […]
March 31, 2021
Ellen Landau standing in front of painting

Volunteer Spotlight: Ellen Landau

Get to know a little more about this month’s Volunteer Spotlight: Ellen Landau!   Where […]
March 31, 2021

6 Things to Do by Bike Around Crystal Bridges

Looking to grease your gears and get out on the trails? Crystal Bridges offers over […]
March 29, 2021

Ready to Meditate? Try Mindful Mondays at Crystal Bridges

Looking for a unique way to meditate or simply take some time for yourself? Mindful […]
March 26, 2021

Fred Eversley, Howard University, and World Building from the Inside Out

In 2018, artist Fred Eversley was invited to Howard University to receive a Lifetime Achievement […]
March 25, 2021

5 Craft Stories from Our Followers

In our current temporary exhibition Crafting America, craft comes front and center, featuring 120 works […]
March 22, 2021
Sunny skies over Crystal Bridges

The 2021 Spring Season Guide to Crystal Bridges

It’s springtime, and at Crystal Bridges, the grounds are blooming and the galleries are filled […]
March 19, 2021

Art Connections and Support for the Asian American Pacific Islander Community

There has been a pronounced increase in racism and violence toward the Asian American and […]
March 18, 2021

Safety Measures: What to Expect at Crystal Bridges

Crystal Bridges is open with limited capacity and safety measures in place. Here’s a guide […]
March 16, 2021

Activity: Make a Mixed Media Collage

This activity is inspired by Miriam Schapiro’s collage A Mayan Garden. Learn more about this […]
March 15, 2021

Activity: Create a Gelatin Printing Plate to Make Patterned Prints

In this activity, learn about Yayoi Kusama, a female artist who uses patterns and shapes […]
March 8, 2021

Celebrating Women Artists in Crafting America

Happy International Women’s Day! To celebrate, let’s take a look at some of the works […]