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Crystal Bridges Announces Chief Strategy Officer

by Jan Cottingham 11/3/2015 9:42 am

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art on Tuesday announced several appointments relating to museum development and fundraising, including that of chief strategy officer, a new position.

Walton Report Explores Cultural Offerings in Northwest Arkansas

by Associated Press 11/2/2015 11:40 am

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art elevated northwest Arkansas' cultural prominence when it opened in 2011, and now the Walton Family Foundation is exploring ways to build off of that momentum.

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.

Crystal Bridges: Bachman-Wilson House to Open Nov. 11

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2015 9:24 am

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville said Wednesday that it plans to open the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Bachman-Wilson House on Nov. 11.

Big Moments For Crystal Bridges Museum On Horizon, Curator Says

by Jan Cottingham 8/10/2015 12:00 am

Margaret Conrads, who joined the museum in March as director of curatorial affairs, says that almost four years after opening, Crystal Bridges remains, to a degree, in startup mode.

Crystal Bridges Acquires Five New Pieces

by Alexis Hosticka 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.

Recent Crystal Bridges Acquisitions Believed to Total $64 Million

by Jan Cottingham 3/20/2015 12:11 pm

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art on Friday announced a number of new acquisitions, bringing to $64.4 million the estimated value of recently announced art purchases.

State of the Art Exhibit Draws Record Crowds to Crystal Bridges

by Jan Cottingham 12/18/2014 10:04 am

The State of the Art exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has become the best attended exhibition in the Bentonville museum's three-year history.

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.

Relocation of Historic Frank Lloyd Wright House to Crystal Bridges a First

by Jan Cottingham 2/10/2014 12:00 am

In a few weeks, a fully dismantled structure designed by Frank Lloyd Wright will be carefully loaded into vehicles provided by J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. and moved some 1,300 miles west to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. It will then be carefully unloaded, moved to its new home on the museum’s 120 acres and reassembled, piece by numbered piece.

Crystal Bridges Brings Stieglitz Collection to NWA

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/30/2013 12:00 am

The $30 million art-sharing agreement reached last year between Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Fisk University culminated almost six years of legal wrangling.

Duane Hanson Sculpture Surprising Crystal Bridges Visitors

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/27/2013 12:00 am

Sculptor Duane Hanson's "Man on a Bench" brings art closer to life.

Rod Bigelow on Keeping a Full Palette at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2013 12:00 am

Rod Bigelow was promoted to executive director of the Bentonville museum in February upon the promotion of former Executive Director Don Bacigalupi to the new position of museum president.

List of Highest-paid Nonprofit Employees Dominated By Doctors

by Gwen Moritz 3/25/2013 12:00 am

This week Arkansas Business premieres a new list of the state’s highest-paid nonprofit employees, which reveals that nonprofit hospital executives and physicians can be well-paid.

Crystal Bridges Promotes Don Bacigalupi to Museum President, Rod Bigelow to Director

by Jan Cottingham 2/12/2013 10:56 am

The board of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced top leadership changes.


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