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.

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Saturdays

Dec 1 - Dec 8

11:30 am - 3:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join the fun in this hands-on clay lab and discover how artists have transformed earth and water into beautiful ceramics for thousands of...  Details 

Sunday

DEC 2

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY CENTER

Drop by as photographer Luther Gerlach demonstrates how to make wet plate collodion negatives, ambrotypes and tintypes. Although pioneered...  Details 

Sunday

DEC 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Learn to draw the human figure while exploring key elements of human anatomy and proportion with artist Peter Zokosky. All experience...  Details 

Saturday

DEC 8

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY CENTER

Dressing a live model, costume historian Maxwell Barr demonstrates the extraordinary craftsmanship and virtuosity involved in creating the...  Details 

Sunday

DEC 9

1 pm - 4 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore dysfunctional families starting with the Greeks.  Details 

Saturday

DEC 15

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Learn ways of tackling detail in your drawings inspired by the smallest objects in the museum's collection: gems. Carving gems was a...  Details 

Sunday

DEC 16

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Learn to draw the human figure while exploring key elements of human anatomy and proportion with artist Peter Zokosky. All experience...  Details