Date: Sunday July 27, 2014, at 10 - 4:30 pm
Location: Meeting Rooms, Getty Villa
Admission: Sold Out
Join Greek mosaics conservator George Karabalis for a one-day workshop on mosaic techniques from antiquity through the Byzantine era. Explore the history, evolution, and conservation of mosaics in a lecture and tour of the exhibition Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections. In the studio, learn traditional techniques of selecting and applying tesserae to create your own mosaic tile. Open to 20 participants. Course fee $150 (includes materials and lunch). Complimentary parking.