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Crystal Bridges Hires Associate Curator of Contemporary Art

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2018 1:22 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announced Thursday the appointment of Allison Glenn as associate curator of contemporary art, effective Feb. 12.

Director of Crystal Bridges' Momentary to Speak at Chamber Lunch

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/13/2017 8:36 am

The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce says that Lieven Bertels will be the keynote for its annual State of the Chamber lunch on Jan. 25.

Alice Walton Announces New Art Bridges Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/13/2017 9:47 am

Alice Walton, daughter of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. founder Sam M. Walton and the founder of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, forms a new nonprofit foundation called Art Bridges.

Crystal Bridges Getting a Massive Geodesic Dome with 61 Glass Eyes

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 12/29/2016 11:55 am

A massive geodesic dome with 61 glass eyes is coming to Arkansas' Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

Arkansas Engagement: Hanna Lewellen & Jeremy Hooe

by Jess Ardrey 5/16/2016 1:30 pm

The countdown is on! Hanna Lewellen of Cave Springs and Jeremy Hooe of Fayetteville are only a month away from tying the knot on Saturday, June 18, at Stone Chapel at MattLane Farm in Fayetteville.

Art by Picasso, Haas to Show at Crystal Bridges Starting Friday

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2016 1:36 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the installation of several major loans, including Pablo Picasso's "Seated Woman in Chemise (1923)," on loan from the Tate Modern in London; and Philip Haas' "The Four Seasons (2011)," on loan from Sonnabend Gallery on behalf of the artist.

Crystal Bridges Lends Piece to London

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 3/8/2016 9:00 am

London called, and they needed to borrow some of our art.

Crystal Bridges Celebrates 2 Million Visitors Since 2011

by Associated Press 9/17/2015 10:02 am

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in northwest Arkansas says it has welcomed more than 2 million visitors since it opened nearly four years ago.

Crystal Bridges Announces Major Purchases, Including Works by Whistler, Maya Lin

by Jan Cottingham 9/11/2015 12:31 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces several major acquisitions, including a painting by James McNeill Whistler and a special commission to Maya Lin, the designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington.

Photos: Alice Walton's Rocking W Ranch For Sale at $19.7M

by Lance Turner 9/10/2015 11:57 am

Alice Walton is selling her 1,400-acre Texas ranch to better concentrate on Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, which she founded in 2011.

$21.5M Amazeum Opens in Bentonville

by Alexis Crowe 7/15/2015 9:51 am

The $21.5 million Scott Family Amazeum in Bentonville opened to the public on Wednesday; the museum for families is the first of its kind in northwest Arkansas.

Crystal Bridges Acquires Five New Pieces

by Alexis Crowe 6/4/2015 4:01 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has acquired two sculptures and two paintings by artist Louise Bourgeois: "Maman," "Quarantania," "Connecticutiana" and "Untitled" from 1947.

Has Alice Walton Made Another Art Purchase?

by Lance Turner 11/12/2014 11:25 am

Today, the New York Times notes speculation surrounding the new owner of one of Jasper John's "Flag" paintings, which sold Tuesday at Sotheby's. Could it be a certain art collector with a museum in northwest Arkansas?

New Phase for Crystal Bridges: Contemporary Art

by Associated Press 10/8/2014 3:02 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opened in 2011 in Wal-Mart's hometown, Bentonville, Arkansas, with a respectable collection of work by famous artists from Norman Rockwell's "Rosie the Riveter" to a George Washington portrait by Gilbert Stuart.

Crystal Bridges Exhibit to Put American Artists in Spotlight

by Marty Cook 9/11/2014 2:08 pm

Officials with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art travelled more than 100,000 miles to visit with artists across the United States last year in search of pieces for the museum’s new exhibit.

WSJ Looks at Crystal Bridges' 'State of the Art' Exhibit

by Lance Turner 9/10/2014 11:12 am

The Wall Street Journal writes this week on a new exhibit coming Saturday at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville.

Crystal Bridges Names New Curators

by Jan Cottingham 7/28/2014 2:05 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced the promotion of two staff members to curator and the hiring of a third curator. Manuela Well-Off-Man and Chad Alligood, assistant curators at the Bentonville museum, have been promoted, and Mindy Besaw, curator of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West's Whitney Western Art Museum in Cody, Wyoming, will join the museum in the fall.

Laura Jacobs Named University Relations Leader at University of Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/19/2013 2:38 pm

Laura Jacobs, the director of communications at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, is named the new associate vice chancellor of university relations at the University of Arkansas, a position formerly held by John Diamond.

Georgia O'Keeffe Exhibit Now on Display at Crystal Bridges

by Lauren James 11/12/2013 8:00 am

Artist Georgia O'Keeffe's gift of 101 works of art, collected by husband Alfred Stieglitz, has made its museum debut in a new exhibition titled "The Artists' Eye: Georgia O'Keeffe and the Alfred Stieglitz Collection." The exhibition opened last weekend and will be on view through Feb. 3.