Courses

Hands-on gallery and studio courses

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The Getty Villa is open today. Admission is free, but an advance, timed-entry ticket is required.The Getty Villa is closed today.

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Sunday

AUG 19

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Sunday

SEP 2

1 pm - 2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Rembrandt, one of the most skilled and prolific draftsmen of the Dutch Golden Age, created drawings of impressive economy, spontaneity and...  Details 

Sunday

SEP 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturday

SEP 8

11:30 am - 3:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Make your own unique piece of jewelry based on Palmyran styles.  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

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

1 pm - 2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Rembrandt, one of the most skilled and prolific draftsmen of the Dutch Golden Age, created drawings of impressive economy, spontaneity and...  Details 

Sunday

SEP 16

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturday

SEP 22

11:30 am - 3:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Make your own unique piece of jewelry based on Palmyran styles.  Details 

Saturday

SEP 29

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Dressing a live model, costume historian Maxwell Barr demonstrates the extraordinary craftsmanship and virtuosity involved in creating the...  Details 

Sunday

OCT 7

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover how to draw dynamic drapery, rich fabrics and convincing textures while exploring 18th-century fashion with artist Marissa...  Details 

Saturday

OCT 13

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Using theater masks and other objects in the Villa collection, practice drawing techniques to make your work striking and dynamic. Learn...  Details 

Saturday

OCT 13

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY CENTER

Dressing a live model, costume historian Maxwell Barr demonstrates the extraordinary craftsmanship and virtuosity involved in creating the...  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 

Sunday

OCT 14

11 am, 1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

How did knights get their shining armor? Join master blacksmith Tony Swatton, proprietor of the local armory The Sword and The Stone, and...  Details 

Sunday

OCT 21

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover how to draw dynamic drapery, rich fabrics and convincing textures while exploring 18th-century fashion with artist Marissa...  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