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November 2012

Getty Museum K-12 Teacher Programs

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Webinar—Art & the Power of Persuasion
Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 4:00–5:30 p.m.

Professional Development

Over the course of history, artists have utilized a variety of persuasive strategies to make statements about political leaders, nations, social injustices, and war. Discover artists from antiquity to the 20th century who have swayed public opinion through their works. This workshop is suitable for teachers of grades K–12.

During this webinar, participants will complete collaborative activities that connect to themes traced across artworks on view at the Getty Center and Villa.

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Portrait of Caligula / Roman
In this webinar, learn how strategies of propaganda date back to antiquity, such as in this Roman portrait of Caligula made in approximately A.D. 40.

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The Musicians' Brawl Will Be Off-View at the Getty Center

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The Musicians' Brawl by Georges de La Tour will be on loan November 12, 2012 through February 10, 2013 for the exhibition Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

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