Courses

Hands-on gallery and studio courses

The Getty Center is open today. Admission is free, no ticket required.The Getty Center is closed today.

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

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Saturday

APR 27

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore the Villa galleries to discover meaning behind hands depicted in sculpture and vase painting, and practice drawing hands as shapes and forms.  Details 

Sunday

MAY 5

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join artist Marissa Magdalena and discover basic principles of linear perspective and create drawings inspired by the Getty Center's collection and architecture.  Details 

Saturday

MAY 11

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details 

Sunday

MAY 19

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join artist Marissa Magdalena and discover basic principles of linear perspective and create drawings inspired by the Getty Center's collection and architecture.  Details 

Saturday

MAY 25

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Find your creativity in the gardens of the Getty Villa by taking part in the centuries-old tradition of sketching.  Details 

Sunday

JUN 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover techniques for drawing animals while learning the basics of animal structure and anatomy with artist Peter Zokosky.  Details 

Sunday

JUN 16

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover techniques for drawing animals while learning the basics of animal structure and anatomy with artist Peter Zokosky.  Details 

Saturday

JUN 29

11 am - 12:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Enjoy the centuries-old tradition of sketching from ancient works within the beauty of the Villa’s gardens, and learn special techniques to draw the water feature of your choice.  Details 

Saturday

JUN 29

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details 

Saturday

AUG 10

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details 

Saturday

SEP 21

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details 

Saturday

OCT 12

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details 

Saturday

NOV 9

6 pm - 8 pm

GETTY CENTER

Enrich your Saturday nights. Join an open-ended discussion in the galleries to heighten your appreciation and understanding of the visual...  Details