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March 28, 2018

New Podcast Episode! Virtual Reality + Soul of a Nation

Have you heard about our new podcast series, Museum Way? We’re sharing all the ins-and-outs […]
March 16, 2018

Soul of a Nation Focus: Art Is… by Lorraine O’Grady

A 15 foot gold frame with a caption of “Art is…” underneath makes its way […]
March 8, 2018

Soul of a Nation Interactive Guide Available Now!

From the start of planning Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black […]
February 19, 2018

Soul of a Nation. Jae and Wadsworth Jarrell: Partners in Life and Art

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power is on view at […]
February 12, 2018
Carolyn Lawrence

Soul of a Nation: An Interview with Carolyn Mims Lawrence

Carolyn Mims Lawrence was one of the artists who contributed to The Wall of Respect, […]
February 2, 2018

Soul of a Nation: AfriCOBRA

On February 3, Crystal Bridges opens the US premier of Soul of a Nation: Art […]
January 23, 2018
Jack Whitten in his studio, 2015. Photo by Katherine MacMahon

An interview with artist Jack Whitten

The team here at Crystal Bridges was saddened yesterday to learn of the death of […]
January 15, 2018
Wadsworth Jarrell, born 1929 Revolutionary, 1972 Screen print on paper Courtesy Lusenhop Fine Art

Art in the Age of Black Power

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X may have had very different ideas of […]