Museum Home Past Exhibitions Please Be Seated: A Video Installation by Nicole Cohen

September 18, 2007–January 11, 2009 at the Getty Center


All events are free, unless otherwise noted. For reservations and information, please call (310) 440-7300.

Gallery Course

From Louis XV to Le Corbusier: A History of the Chair
Join Jeremy Glatstein and Mary Beth Carosello in an exploration of chairs, from the 18th century to present day. This course focuses on the Museum's collection and offers a rare opportunity to see designer chairs found throughout the site.

Course fee $30; $20 students. Open to 30 participants. Call (310) 440-7300 for reservations.

Saturdays, February 2 and 9, 2008, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Getty Center, Museum Studios and GRI Lecture Hall

Curator's Gallery Talks

Listen to one-hour talks about the exhibition. No sign-up needed; meet under the stairs in the Museum Entrance Hall.

Brian Considine, conservator, Department of Decorative Arts Conservation, the J. Paul Getty Museum
Wednesday, November 7, 2007, 2:30 p.m.
Getty Center, Museum galleries

Charissa Bremer-David, associate curator, Department of Sculpture and Decorative Arts, the J. Paul Getty Museum
Wednesday, December 12, 2007, 2:30 p.m.
Getty Center, Museum galleries

Please Be Seated

Point-of-View Talks

Join Nicole Cohen as she discusses her recent installation. Sign up at the Museum Information Desk beginning at 3:00 p.m the day of the program.

Friday, April 11, 2008, 4:30 and 6:00 p.m.
Getty Center, Museum galleries