Exhibitions

Getty collections and traveling shows

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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.

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Daily

through Apr 19, 2020

GETTY CENTER

Get a close look at an extraordinary French chandelier designed to hold water for small goldfish.  Details 

Daily

GETTY CENTER

The life and legacy of the art collector and businessman who used his fortune to create an institution dedicated to the arts.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 28

GETTY VILLA

See original artifacts from the luxurious Roman Villa dei Papiri, model for the Getty Villa, including recent discoveries.  Details 

Daily

through Nov 3

GETTY CENTER

LA #Unshuttered showcases the photography of young artists advocating for social justice.  Details 

Daily

through Nov 10

GETTY CENTER

Explores a celebrated, controversial photo essay published in Life magazine and the remarkable chain of events it prompted.  Details 

Daily

through Nov 10

GETTY CENTER

Artists revisit people and places over time, creating compelling photographic series.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 20

GETTY CENTER

This focused exhibition pays homage to the cathedral’s importance in European art history.  Details 

Daily

through Jan 5, 2020

GETTY CENTER

Explore the remarkable evolution of the camera through a selection of historic cameras and photographs.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 27

GETTY CENTER

Explore medieval images in transition from illumination to print.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 5, 2022

GETTY VILLA

On loan from the British Museum, these masterworks of ancient relief sculpture from Iraq preserve scenes of royal lion hunts, battles, and banquets.  Details 

Daily

through Jan 12, 2020

GETTY CENTER

Discover a new side of Manet through the elegant portraits, still lifes, café scenes, and watercolors of his final years.  Details 

Daily

through Jan 19, 2020

GETTY CENTER

A vibrant survey of early twentieth-century American printmaking and photography, exploring the visual wonders of urban life.  Details 

Upcoming

Oct 29, 2019 - May 10, 2020

GETTY CENTER

This installation explores nineteenth-century European artists’ use of pastel to depict scenes of rural labor.  Details 

Upcoming

Nov 19, 2019 - Feb 16, 2020

GETTY CENTER

Discover how images of Balthazar, the black African king, coincided with the rise of the brutal African slave trade in the 1400s.  Details 

Upcoming

Dec 3, 2019 - Mar 29, 2020

GETTY CENTER

Rare preparatory drawings, working proofs, and trial prints shed light on Käthe Kollwitz’s creative process and reveal the depth of her social and political engagement.  Details