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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.

February 28, 2020
Artwork featured: (left) Nicholas Lobo, Silhouette of a Friend, 2020. Glass reinforced pigment concrete. 50x120x27 in. (right) Edra Soto, Open 24 Hours, 2017. Found glass bottles of liquor, display cabinets, 8x2x2 ft each. Display cabinets co-designed by Navillus Woodworks.

Crystal Bridges and the Momentary Offer Exhibitions, Music, and Artist-Led Programs in March

February 28, 2020

Volunteer Spotlight: Carol Pugliese

Get to know a little more about this month’s Volunteer Spotlight: Carol Pugliese!   Career […]
February 26, 2020

Your Guide to the Spring Season at Crystal Bridges

We are slowly creeping into spring! As the flowers bloom and the leaves fill the […]
February 21, 2020
State of the Art 2020 at the Momentary - Press Release

A New Contemporary Art Space, the Momentary, Opens in the Heartland with the Debut of State of the Art 2020

The Momentary, a new contemporary art space for visual, performing, and culinary arts, has opened […]
February 19, 2020

State of the Art 2020 Spotlight: Edra Soto

Place is often at the center of Edra Soto’s practice. Born in Puerto Rico and […]
February 17, 2020

First Look: State of the Art 2020

State of the Art 2020 is opening at Crystal Bridges and the Momentary this Saturday, […]
February 14, 2020

What to Expect During the Momentary’s Opening Weekend

The moment has come! The Momentary, a place that welcomes all to explore today’s visual […]
February 12, 2020

Poet Geffrey Davis Coming to Crystal Bridges

About Geffrey Davis Geffrey Davis is the author of the poetry collections Night Angler, the […]
February 9, 2020

Crystal Bridges 2020 Oscars: Who Will Win?

The Oscars are happening tonight! Which one of the nine nominated films will take home […]
February 6, 2020
Hank Willis Thomas, Raise Up, 2014. Press Release

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Announces the Temporary Exhibition, Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal…

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal…, organized […]
February 5, 2020

Black History Month Programs at Crystal Bridges

Crystal Bridges is celebrating Black History Month this February through a series of conversations exploring […]
February 4, 2020

Land and Labor in The Cotton Bowl by Hank Willis Thomas

In a 2016 interview, Hank Willis Thomas states, “…So the work is about the past […]