Exhibitions

Getty collections and traveling shows

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Daily

GETTY CENTER

South Pavilion, Plaza Level
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 20

GETTY CENTER

South Pavilion, Upper Level
Exploring the technical achievement and global reality of La Tour’s pastel portrait.  Details 

Daily

through Dec 31, 2025

GETTY VILLA

The Getty Villa
The achievements of Egyptian artists of the 26th Dynasty are vividly expressed in the sculpted portraits of officials associated with the court and priesthood, which were created to be displayed in tombs and temples.  Details 

Daily

through Jul 21

GETTY CENTER

Exhibitions Pavilion
This major exhibition highlights the work of Camille Claudel, one of the most visionary sculptors of her time.  Details 

Daily

through Jul 29

GETTY VILLA

Museum, Floor 2
Discover how painted ceramic vessels served as a dynamic means of storytelling in three distinct ancient cultures.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 1

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West Pavilion, Plaza Level
Drawings and paintings address the uncertainty of life and the necessity of adaptation in the 17th-century Dutch Republic.  Details 

Daily

through Aug 25

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North Pavilion, Plaza Level
Uncover what European medieval viewers imagined the world to be, revealing the thin line between wonder and fear.  Details 

Upcoming

Aug 6, 2024 - Jan 26, 2025

GETTY CENTER

North Pavilion, Plaza Level
This meditative sculpture and light installation challenges human perception, evoking feelings akin to those inspired by medieval sacred spaces.  Details 

Upcoming

Aug 20 - Nov 24

GETTY CENTER

West Pavilion, Lower Level
Avant-garde photography, film, and time-based artworks from the 1920s to the ‘50s.  Details 

Upcoming

Aug 20 - Nov 24

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West Pavilion, Lower Level
Artworks that create the illusion of three-dimensional objects floating in space.  Details 

Upcoming

Sep 10, 2024 - Feb 2, 2025

GETTY CENTER

South Pavilion, Plaza Level
This spectacular French microscope once revealed the recently discovered world of the microscopically small.  Details 

Upcoming

Sep 10, 2024 - Feb 23, 2025

GETTY CENTER

Research Institute Galleries I and II
This exhibition tells the story of a mid-20th century collaboration between artists and engineers to form the group Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.).  Details 

Upcoming

GETTY CENTER

Museum Entrance Hall
A calibrated array of prisms that cast a dazzling display of luminous color following the sun’s arc.  Details 

Upcoming

Sep 10 - Dec 8

GETTY CENTER

Exhibitions Pavilion
See how optics, geometry, and astronomy impacted art and religious language in the Middle Ages.  Details 

Upcoming

Oct 1, 2024 - Jan 5, 2025

GETTY CENTER

North Pavilion, Plaza Level
Exploring the 12 signs of the zodiac, this exhibition reveals the mysteries of medieval astrology.  Details 

Upcoming

Oct 1, 2024 - Jan 19, 2025

GETTY CENTER

West Pavilion, Plaza Level
Explore this beloved painting from a conservation perspective that uncovers the artist’s materials and working methods.  Details 

Upcoming

Oct 15, 2024 - Jan 19, 2025

GETTY CENTER

West Pavilion, Plaza Level
This exhibition of drawings portrays themes of translucency and the representation of light.  Details