October 19, 2017

Getty Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Robert Polidori Photographs Exhibition

Photographer Robert Polidori, known for his images of architecture and human habitats, created a series of images of the Getty Center shortly before the opening of the multipurpose complex in 1997. As the Center celebrates its twentieth anniversary, this exhibition features behind-the-scenes views of the building and galleries as objects from J. Paul Getty’s painting, sculpture, and decorative arts collections were being installed in the Museum for the first time.

May 04, 2017

The Luminous Power of Luxury Arts in the Ancient Americas is Examined in Major International Loan Exhibition

Golden Kingdoms, a major international loan exhibition featuring more than 300 masterpieces, traces the development of luxury arts in the Americas from about 1000 BC to the arrival of Europeans in the early sixteenth century. Recent investigation into the historical, cultural, social, and political conditions under which such works were produced and circulated has led to new ways of thinking about materials, luxury, and the visual arts from a global perspective.

February 08, 2017

The Legacy of Ancient Palmyra

Exhibition draws from works by 18th-century architect Louis-François Cassas and largely unseen photographs by 19th-century photographer Louis Vignes

March 12, 2013

Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940–1990

This dynamic exhibition provides an engaging view of the region's diverse urban landscape

October 18, 2012

Florence at the Dawn of the Renaissance: Painting and Illumination, 1300–1350


At the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center
November 13, 2012–February 10, 2013
 

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