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Art for the Whole Body

New tours combine movement, mindfulness, and sharing to engage with art “below the neck.” More»

SITI Company rehearses Persians

Aeschylus’s Persian Queen: An Actor’s Craft

Bringing alive an ancient queen. More»

Corinne (left) and Gaby (center) in a productive meeting with Getty Villa exhibitions coordinator Robin McCarthy (right)

5 Tips for Making the Most of an Arts Internship

Road-tested advice for launching your career in an arts organization. More»

Linked Open Data / Ellora Caves in India

Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names Released as Linked Open Data

Vast database of geographic places is now available for free download. More»


Fashion Off the 405, Weekender Edition

In focus: visitors’ weekend style. More»

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    Performance of Yvonne Rainer's Assisted Living: Good Sports 2 at DIA Beacon
    Photo © Paula Court

    Dancing Yvonne Rainer

    Cerebral, challenging, enrapturing. What does it feel like to perform Yvonne Rainer’s work? More»

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        Drab or dynamic?

        This orange-brown colored tapestry was so in fashion in the late 17th century wealthy patrons ordered matching furniture upholstery to complement this unusual shade.

        The shade became known as tabac d’Espagne, or Spanish tobacco.

        Tapestry: The Offering to Bacchus from The Grotesque Series, about 1690 - 1730, Beauvais Tapestry Manufactory. J. Paul Getty Museum.


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