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.

April 27, 2017

The Powerful Influence of Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman is easily one of America’s most well-known poets. His collection, Leaves of Grass, […]
April 19, 2017
Asher B. Durand (1796-1886) Kindred Spirits 1849 Oil on canvas

Poetry and Art  

April is National Poetry Month!  In celebration, let me introduce you to a few works […]
March 2, 2016

Women’s History Month: Agnes Pelton

In honor of Women’s History Month, we will be highlighting a female artist from Crystal […]
July 31, 2015

Poetry Lift-Off Brings Variety to Great Hall

Local poet Houston Hughes has found a number of meaningful ways to rediscover the art collection […]
May 1, 2015

Sappho

Sappho, the famous Greek poet of love, was born around 615 BC on the island […]
April 21, 2015

Poetry and Art

Did you know April is National Poetry Month? Visual art and poetry have a lot […]
February 4, 2015

LOVE in the Library: Beyond the Stacks

Don’t let the title get you too excited, although I’m sure there are some good […]
October 18, 2013

Autumn Leaves in the Crystal Bridges Library

I discovered yet another amazing color plate book while researching Autumn themes. Titled  Autumn Leaves […]