New things are coming to the North Forest - Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art recently announced three new focus exhibitions and a new outdoor installation will be added this year. The four new museum debuts are:
- This is the Day (April 24-August 16) Harmoniously fuses 24 artistic representations of Black faith and spirituality, including the work of Bruce Davidson, Faith Ringgold, and Arkansas-based photographer Aaron Turner.
- The Bruising: For Jules, The Bird, Jack and Leni (May 15) Artist Rashid Johnson combines influences of art, architecture, and nature in the North Forest this summer with new, outdoor sculptures.
- What I Know: Gifts from Gordon W. Bailey (June 26-October 11) An exhibition about knowledge featuring artworks created with a variety of media. The works are recent gifts from the collection of advocate, scholar, and collector, Gordon W. Bailey.
- Selena Forever / Siempre Selena (September 22-January 2022) Visitors can hear the music of Grammy award-winning artist Selena Quintanilla-Pérez and enjoy a selection of nine photographs in which the singer shines.
More information on the upcoming exhibits can be found HERE.