New from the Getty Research Institute

Handling a Cosmic Book Object

Handling a Cosmic Book Object

Daniel Kelm and Barbara Fahrner's The Philosopher's Stone is one of the most complex artist's books in the Getty Research Institute's collections. Chief Curator Marcia Reed reveals the magic of handling this object.

Three Points of View on Research with the Getty’s Conservation Collection

Three Points of View on Research with the Getty’s Conservation Collection

International and interdisciplinary library grant recipients detail their use of Getty resources related to conservation and preservation.

Second Getty Occasional Paper on Genocide and Cultural Destruction

Second Getty Occasional Paper on Genocide and Cultural Destruction

Columbia Professor Edward Luck looks at the deliberate attacks on and destruction of cultural heritage and identity.

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