Scholars Program and Research Projects
Since 1985 the Research Institute has welcomed scholars, artists, and other cultural figures from around the world to work at the Institute on projects that bear upon its annual research theme. While in residence, they pursue their own research projects, make use of Getty collections, and participate in the intellectual life of the Getty Center and the Getty Villa.
Future Research Themes: (2015/2016)
Art and Materiality (Research Institute)
The Classical World in Context: Egypt (Villa)
Current Research Theme: (2014/2015)
Past Scholars and Themes:
1985 to present
The Research Institute's research projects generate conversations between staff and visiting scholars and disseminate outcomes to an international scholarly audience. Learn more and view all research projects and initiatives.