Statue of a Victorious Youth (detail), 300–100 B.C., Greek. Bronze with inlaid copper. The J. Paul Getty Museum

Drawing from Antiquity: Contrapposto

GETTY VILLA

Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 11 am - 12:30 pm

The Getty Villa


Free | Advance Villa entry ticket required


Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa


Take part in the centuries-old tradition of sketching from ancient works by drawing from the Museum’s collection and sights at the Getty Villa. Human figures in classical Greek and Roman art appeared dynamic even when standing still. Discover the shifts in pose and balance that enliven bronze and marble statues in our galleries, and draw your favorite. Supplies are provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Sign up begins 15 minutes before the start of the program at the Tour Meeting Place. This is a free program.

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