Kris Kristofferson has been named the Country Music Hall of Fame's artist-in-residence this year. He will perform at the Museum's Ford Theater on Aug. 14 and 15. Tickets are $40 and go on sale July 16. Kristofferson was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2004. Previous artists-in-residence include Cowboy Jack Clement, Earl Scruggs, Tom T. Hall and Guy Clark.