Mount Vesuvius erupted on August 24, A.D. 79, burying Pompeii and neighboring towns under tons of ash and volcanic debris. Rediscovered by accident some 1,650 years later, the Vesuvian ruins captured the imagination of artists and writers, who vied to… More»
An everyday sight confronted by the camera since photography’s invention.
More an 80 photographs over the last 150 years celebrate nature, vision, and the artist’s eye in The Tree in Photographs. Even at the Getty Center our trees tell a story.
#NowReading is a series with @gettypubs that celebrates books, reading everywhere, and art.