Roses, miles of thread preview of art to come

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.

Artist John Salvest stands in front of his work Forever at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville last week. The piece is one of 227 in “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now,” which opens Sept. 13 and runs through Jan. 19.

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art's long-awaited contemporary art exhibition "State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now" opens one month from today, though some of its large-scale art installations are already visible to museum patrons.


A close view of Forever by artist John Salvest, part of a new exhibit at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, is made up o... (By: David Gottschalk) (Credit: NWA Media)

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