Courses

Hands-on gallery and studio courses

The Getty Center is open today. Admission is free, no ticket required.The Getty Center is closed today.

The Getty Villa is open today. Admission is free, but an advance, timed-entry ticket is required.The Getty Villa is closed today.

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Thursdays, Fridays

11 am - 12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Learn about a variety of ancient glassmaking techniques still used by glass artists today.  Details 

Saturday

JAN 21

10:30 am - 5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover the relationship between drawing and sculpting the figure in this daylong studio workshop with artist Peter Zokosky. Participants...  Details 

Saturday

JAN 28

1 pm - 3 pm

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French Fashion

Artist at Work

Drop by as historic costume designer Maxwell Barr explores the art of fashion in the prosperous world of 18th-century France. Dressing a...  Details 

Thursdays, Fridays

Feb 2 - Mar 31

11 am - 12 pm

GETTY VILLA

How were blocks of rough stone carved into sensuous sculptures? Find out in this multisensory handling session! Touch tools and materials...  Details 

Sunday

FEB 5

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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Drawing on the Edge

Drawing From the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching from original works of art every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In February,...  Details 

Saturday

FEB 11

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Fragrances and perfumes have been known to awaken desires since antiquity. Join Saskia Wilson-Brown of the Los Angeles-based Institute for...  Details 

Saturday

FEB 11

6 pm - 8 pm

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Spend the evening learning about and discussing a single masterpiece in the Museum's collection.  Details 

Sunday

FEB 12

4 pm - 7 pm

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Wine and Seduction

Bacchus Uncorked

Celebrate the spirit of St. Valentine with an afternoon exploring love and wine. Take a gallery tour focused on Bacchus and Venus, two gods...  Details 

Tuesday

FEB 14

1 pm - 5 pm

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Aphrodisiacs

Culinary Workshop

Celebrate Valentine's Day by exploring historic aphrodisiacs and art dedicated to love, sex, and beauty.  Details 

Wednesday

FEB 15

1 pm - 5 pm

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Aphrodisiacs

Culinary Workshop

Celebrate Valentine's Day by exploring historic aphrodisiacs and art dedicated to love, sex, and beauty.  Details 

Saturday

FEB 18

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Fragrances and perfumes have been known to awaken desires since antiquity. Join Saskia Wilson-Brown of the Los Angeles-based Institute for...  Details 

Sunday

FEB 19

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Drawing on the Edge

Drawing From the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching from original works of art every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In February,...  Details 

Saturday

FEB 25

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Love and Beauty

Drawing from Antiquity

Celebrate a day of love and beauty by learning the ancient tales of the goddess of love. Then draw objects depicting the deity known to the...  Details 

Saturday

FEB 25

1 pm - 4 pm

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Join art historian and museum educator Lilit Sadoyan in a gallery course exploring both sculpture and drawings in the major international...  Details 

Sunday

FEB 26

1 pm - 3 pm

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French Fashion

Artist at Work

Drop by as historic costume designer Maxwell Barr explores the art of fashion in the prosperous world of 18th-century France. Dressing a...  Details 

Sunday

MAR 5

10:30 am - 5 pm

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Join instructor Elmira Adamian for a workshop exploring the art of the painted portrait. Learn about the mummy portraits of Greco-Roman...  Details 

Sunday

MAR 5

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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Drawing Hands

Drawing From the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching from original works of art every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In March, work...  Details 

Saturday

MAR 11

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Spend the evening learning about and discussing a single masterpiece in the Museum's collection.  Details 

Wednesday

MAR 15

10:30 am - 5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover the relationship between drawing and sculpting the figure in this daylong studio workshop with artist Peter Zokosky. Participants...  Details 

Thursday

MAR 16

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore the daily lives of the ancient Greeks and Romans through the Museum's permanent collection and herb garden with Maite Gomez-Rejon...  Details 

Friday

MAR 17

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore the daily lives of the ancient Greeks and Romans through the Museum's permanent collection and herb garden with Maite Gomez-Rejon...  Details 

Sunday

MAR 19

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY CENTER

French Fashion

Artist at Work

Drop by as historic costume designer Maxwell Barr explores the art of fashion in the prosperous world of 18th-century France. Dressing a...  Details 

Sunday

MAR 19

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Drawing Hands

Drawing From the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching from original works of art every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In March, work...  Details 

Saturday

MAR 25

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Depicting deities in art was one of the most popular practices in antiquity. Learn about and draw from many examples of art depicting...  Details