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Curator Talk: Exquisite Creatures

Temporary Exhibition Gallery
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Blue and purple butterflies and iridescent beetles laid out in a circular kaleidoscope pattern
Christopher Marley, Lambent Prism, 2020, butterflies, beetles 40 in. x 40 in. © 2024 Christopher Marley |

Please join curator Xuxa Rodriguez in the temporary exhibition gallery for an inside look into our new exhibition, Exquisite Creatures. This conversation will give you details into this unique exhibition that combines art and nature.

Free with purchase of exhibition ticket. 

Exhibition tickets are $12 for adults (free for members, SNAP participants, veterans, and youth 18 and under).  Reserve exhibition tickets online, with Guest Services in-person, or at (479) 657-2335.


About the Speaker

Xuxa Rodríguez, PhD (she/her/ella) is Associate Curator, Contemporary Art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas. A critical race and intersectional feminist art historian, Dr. Rodríguez is responsible for modern and contemporary American art spanning the areas of Latinx and Latin American art, African diasporic art, feminist and queer art, time-based media, and transnational artists. She joined Crystal Bridges in spring of 2020.