New from the Getty Research Institute

What Is Concrete Poetry?

What Is Concrete Poetry?

Curators Nancy Perloff and Christina Aube discuss what concrete poetry is as well as its history and development over the last 70 years.

Podcast: Kenneth Breisch on the Los Angeles Central Library

Podcast: Kenneth Breisch on the Los Angeles Central Library

Getty President Jim Cuno talks to art historian Kenneth Breisch about the subject of his latest book and one of downtown Los Angeles's most iconic buildings.

In Support of Research Libraries

In Support of Research Libraries

In this open letter, Director Thomas W. Gaehtgens joins independent research libraries across the US to stress the vital importance of federally funded art and library programs.

The Getty Research Institute is dedicated to furthering knowledge and advancing understanding of the visual arts. Its Research Library with special collections of rare materials and digital resources serves an international community of scholars and the interested public.