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Getty Museum's senior curator of antiquities, Jeffrey Spier, in the East Garden at the Getty Villa

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Photo: Christof Zwiener

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Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

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    Memorial for the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in a shopping mall
    Photo: Christof Zwiener

    How Should We Remember the Berlin Wall?

    “We believe that celebrations and congratulatory moments must give way to more creative engagement.” More»

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        What did death mean in Ancient life?

        An exhibition that looks at death and funerary practice through thirteen elaborate Apulian vases from Southern Italy now on view in Dangerous Perfection: Funerary Vases from Southern Italy!

        Funerary Vessel , South Italian, from Apulia, 340-310 B.C., terracotta red-figured volute krater< attributed to the Phrixos Group. Image © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung. Photo: Johannes Laurentius

        Funerary Vessel, South Italian, from Apulia, 350-325 B.C., terracotta red figured amphora attributed to the Darius Painter (the Hecuba Sub-Group).Image © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung. Photo: Johannes Laurentius

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