Talks

Lectures, conferences, and symposia

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Sunday

JAN 7

3 pm

GETTY CENTER

Distinguished art historian Michael Fried, professor emeritus of humanities at Johns Hopkins University, takes off from each of the three...  Details 

Tuesday

JAN 9

7:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Pulitzer Prize-winning food critic Jonathan Gold and multi-tasking food scholar and radio host Evan Kleiman lead a far-reaching and...  Details 

Tuesday

JAN 16

7:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

As Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the unprecedented exploration of Latin American and Latino Art in Los Angeles, draws to a close, this...  Details 

Thursday

JAN 18

9 am - 5:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

A symposium on the role of international art dealers in creating the collections, museums, and intellectual culture of the American art world.  Details 

Friday

JAN 19

9 am - 5:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

A symposium on the role of international art dealers in creating the collections, museums, and intellectual culture of the American art world.  Details 

Saturday

JAN 27

4 pm

GETTY CENTER

During the 1960s and the 1970s, amid a tense political climate, the art scene in Argentina fostered a radical break with traditional forms...  Details 

Tuesday

JAN 30

7 pm

GETTY CENTER

This screening features music, films, and videos produced by Brazilian artists exploring how audiovisual media served as an outlet for experimentation during the 1960s and 1970s.  Details 

Saturday

FEB 24

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

Classicist Joy Connolly discusses how the Roman example can help resolve contemporary political struggles.  Details 

Tuesday

MAR 20

7 pm

GETTY CENTER

Carolee Schneemann, one of the pioneers of 1960s feminist art, discusses the practical and aesthetic aspects of her archive, housed at the Getty Research Institute.  Details