Posted in Ancient World, Antiquities, Getty Villa
Ancient works of art illustrate that music had a strong presence in daily life of classical Greece and Rome. Vase paintings and sculptures in the antiquities collection offer an eye-opening view of the variety of musical instruments that were played, as… More»
Posted in Behind the Scenes, Education, Getty Villa, J. Paul Getty Museum
Participants explore the different textures in the Touch Statue. In the photo at the top of the post, a participant feels marble in its natural form.
I wouldn’t have become a museum educator if I didn’t believe in the potential magic of an art museum. I’ve had enough experiences at the Getty Villa to know that I’m not crazy—that special experiences can be had with works… More»