Crystal Bridges is open to the public, with limited capacity timed tickets. Learn more.
Crystal Bridges is open to the public, with limited capacity timed tickets. Learn more.

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.

June 8, 2020

The Museum’s Lobby and Courtyard Will Undergo Updates to Create More Space and a Better Visitor Experience

Nearly nine years after opening, Crystal Bridges is embarking on another building update with Safdie […]
June 8, 2020

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House: A Peek Into the Second Floor

American architect Frank Lloyd Wright was born on this day in 1867! To celebrate his […]
June 4, 2020

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and the Momentary Announce a Phased Re-Opening Plan with New Safety Measures

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and the Momentary today announced that both venues will […]
June 4, 2020

What to Expect for Crystal Bridges’ Reopening

It’s been almost three months since Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art made the decision […]
June 1, 2020

A Message for Our Community from the Directors of Crystal Bridges and the Momentary

Friends and Colleagues of the NWA Community and Beyond –  At Crystal Bridges and the […]
May 27, 2020

#CBfromHome Activity: Fairy Homes and Mud Painting

Summer is coming! And with that comes the opportunity to go outside and enjoy the […]
May 21, 2020

Crystal Bridges Coloring Pages

Color your own American masterwork! We’ve taken several artworks from the Crystal Bridges collection and […]
May 21, 2020

7 Book / Artwork Pairings to Add to Your List

Need a good book recommendation? Perhaps you’d like a book that also deepens your art […]
May 19, 2020

#CBfromHome Activity: 3D Paper Homes

This week’s #CBfromHome art activity is inspired by R. Buckminster Fuller’s architectural structure, Fly’s Eye […]
May 14, 2020

An Interview with Artist Leo Villareal

Acclaimed artist Leo Villareal’s lighted sculpture Buckyball (2012) made its debut on the Crystal Bridges […]
May 12, 2020

#CBfromHome Activity: Create Your Own Salon Hang

This week’s #CBfromHome art activity is inspired by the salon hang in the museum’s Early […]
May 7, 2020

Frankly, this Virtual Graphic Design Show from the U of A School of Art 2020 Seniors is Awesome

It is customary for the University of Arkansas School of Art’s senior graphic design class […]