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

Thursdays, Fridays

through Jun 30

11 am - 12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Fresco Painting

Handling Session

Learn about the oldest-known painting medium in this multisensory handling session.  Details 

Saturday

JUN 3

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Spend the evening learning about and discussing a single masterpiece in the Museum's collection.  Details 

Sunday

JUN 4

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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Plein Air Drawing

Drawing from the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching at the Getty Center every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In June, explore the...  Details 

Saturday

JUN 10

3 pm - 5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore selected readings in a discussion group led by educators and other experts, followed by a related gallery tour. For this session,...  Details 

Sunday

JUN 11

10 am - 4:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join instructor Elmira Adamian for a hands-on exploration of relief sculpture, the art of creating an illusion of depth in a shallow space....  Details 

Sunday

JUN 11

1 pm - 3 pm

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Paper and Light

Artist at Work

Drop by as photographer Luther Gerlach explores the art and science of early photography while demonstrating a variety of 19th-century...  Details 

Saturday

JUN 17

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Drawing Peplophoroi

Drawing from Antiquity

Take part in the centuries-old tradition of sketching from ancient works at the Getty Villa. Explore the art of drawing drapery while...  Details 

Sunday

JUN 18

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Plein Air Drawing

Drawing from the Masters

Enjoy the tradition of sketching at the Getty Center every first and third Sunday of the month at the Getty Center. In June, explore the...  Details 

Thursday

JUN 22

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover the culture and cuisine of three ancient civilizations in this culinary workshop led by museum educator and chef Nancy DeLucia...  Details 

Friday

JUN 23

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover the culture and cuisine of three ancient civilizations in this culinary workshop led by museum educator and chef Nancy DeLucia...  Details