Getty Publications


Getty Publications produces award-winning titles that result from or complement the work of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute. This wide variety of books covers the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, conservation, and the humanities for both the general public and specialists. Publications include illustrated works on artists and art history, exhibition catalogues, works on cultural history, research on the conservation of materials and archaeological sites, scholarly monographs, critical editions of translated works, comprehensive studies of the Getty's collections, and educational books on art to interest children of all ages.

In 2014, Getty Publications launched its Virtual Library with more than 250 titles spanning its forty-year publishing history. Titles are searchable by title, author, and keyword and include full descriptions, tables of contents, links to read online, to purchase the print book, to find in a library, or to download the complete PDF for free for personal use terms of use). Only those titles that could be offered in their entirety were included in the initial launch of the Virtual Library. More will be added as they can be made available.

Contact Us


Kara Kirk, Publisher
kkirk@getty.edu

Robert T. Flynn, Editor in Chief
rflynn@getty.edu

Mark Heineke, Sales and Marketing Manager
mheineke@getty.edu

Leslie Rollins, Rights Manager
lrollins@getty.edu

Carolyn Simmons, General Manager
csimmons@getty.edu

Karen Schmidt, Production Manager
kschmidt@getty.edu

Greg Albers, Digital Publications Manager
galbers@getty.edu

Getty Publications
1200 Getty Center Drive
Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1682 USA
pubsinfo@getty.edu
(310) 440-7365 Telephone
(310) 440-7758 Fax

Getty Publications is a member of The Association of American University Presses.




Prospective Authors


To have your manuscript considered for publication, please send:

a covering letter
a prospectus
your curriculum vitae
If available, please include:

the table of contents
a sample chapter
the estimated length of your manuscript
examples or descriptions of any artwork, including the total number of illustrations to be used in the text (there is no need to send originals at this stage)
a description of the audience for the work
if the manuscript is not yet complete, please indicate its anticipated date of completion
While we welcome your submissions, Getty Publications is not responsible for any unsolicited manuscripts, photos, or artwork. It is not our policy to return proposals, so please do not send originals.

Please submit to:

Robert T. Flynn
Editor in Chief
Getty Publications
1200 Getty Center Drive
Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1682 USA
rflynn@getty.edu
(310) 440-7758 Fax

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