Handling Session: Greek Vases

Date: Thursdays November 6, 2014 - May 7, 2015, at 11 am - 12 pm
Location: Reading Room, Getty Villa

Admission is free. An advanced timed-entry ticket is required.

How were Greek vases made? Find out in this multisensory handling session! Touch tools and materials used by ancient potters and painters, ranging from riverbed clays to mouse-whisker brushes. Discover the hidden techniques used to shape and decorate these ancient painted vessels in the black-figure and red-figure styles. This is a free, drop-in program.