BENTONVILLE, AR – DECEMBER 17, 2011
Devorah Sperber’s “After The Last Supper”, circa 2005, in the Wonder World exhibit at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, AR. The piece is described as being made of 20,736 threaded spools, hanging apparatus, ball chain, viewing sphere and stand.
The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opened last month and now visitors are coming to Bentonville, AR to view the large collection of art. The Museum is open all week except Tuesday. Although the Museum is now open, the ponds that will exist between the museum buildings is not filled yet.
The Museum is situated in a wooded area in the small Arkansas town. The unique structure was designed by architect Moshe Sofdie and is open free to the public. The mega-retailer Walmart has covered the admission for anyone wanting to view the art collection.