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

Saturday, Sunday

Jul 21 - Jul 22

11:30 am, 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Stylist Janet Stephens is fascinated by ancient up-dos. Watch her recreate some of the more complicated hair styles seen in marble in the...  Details 

Saturday

JUL 28

1 pm - 4 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore classical art in the newly reinstalled galleries of the Getty Villa.  Details 

Friday

AUG 3

6 pm - 9 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join Patrick E. McGovern, the "Indiana Jones of Ancient Ales, Wines, and Extreme Beverages," as he decodes long-forgotten drink recipes of...  Details 

Saturday

AUG 4

6 pm - 9 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join Patrick E. McGovern, the "Indiana Jones of Ancient Ales, Wines, and Extreme Beverages," as he decodes long-forgotten drink recipes of...  Details 

Sunday

AUG 5

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Gathers and Folds

Drawing from the Masters

Discover the art of drawing dynamic drapery and learn techniques for creating volume, texture and movement with artist Kaitlynn Redell.  Details 

Saturday

AUG 11

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Faces from the Past

Drawing from Antiquity

Get to know ancient people through their portraits. Whether imagine, idealized, or realistic, we can learn a lot about Greek and Roman...  Details 

Saturday

AUG 11

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Sunday

AUG 19

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Gathers and Folds

Drawing from the Masters

Discover the art of drawing dynamic drapery and learn techniques for creating volume, texture and movement with artist Kaitlynn Redell.   Details 

Sunday

SEP 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Foreshortening

Drawing from the Masters

Explore the dynamics and simple mechanics of foreshortening to create life-like drawings with artist Peter Zokosky.  Details 

Saturday

SEP 8

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturday

SEP 15

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Vase Stories

Drawing from Antiquity

Greek vases tell stories from myth, daily life, and even ancient theater. Learn about the fascinating stories on several vases in the Villa...  Details 

Sunday

SEP 16

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Foreshortening

Drawing from the Masters

Explore the dynamics and simple mechanics of foreshortening to create life-like drawings with artist Peter Zokosky.   Details 

Saturday

OCT 13

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturday

NOV 10

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

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