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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.