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Alexander the Great Under Water

A Hero’s Journey and the Dance of Dragons

Over-the-top tales of Alexander the Great from the pages of medieval manuscripts. More»

Dakota Higgins at Otis Gallery

Multicultural Undergraduate Intern Diary: Dakota Higgins

“It’s really great to work behind the scenes and learn the inner workings of a gallery.” More»

Joseph Valencia and Paul Martineau reviewing copy prints for an exhibition wall

Designing an Exhibition, Wall by Wall

Putting photos on a wall—it’s harder than it looks More»

Sara Mateu examines the reverse of a panel painting

How I Look at Art as a Conservator

What is it like to be a panel paintings conservator? More»

Escutcheon with a Landscape / Jacques Bailly

The Sun King Illuminated: An Emblem Book for Louis XIV

Sleuthing the symbols of Louis XIV in the Getty Center galleries. More»

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    Interior and sculpture of a bodhisattva in Cave 275 / Cave Temples of Dunhuang
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    14 Fascinating Facts about the Cave Temples of Dunhuang

    A look at one of the cultural and artistic wonders of the world. More»

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        BREAKING NEWS: The first depiction of a selfie stick in 1613 in this Flemish painting.

        If you’re surrounded by a pair of every animal on earth guess you’d need a good angle for a pic. 

        The Entry of the Animals into Noah’s Ark, 1613, Jan Brueghel the Elder. J. Paul Getty Museum.


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