Music

Posted in #GettyInspired, Art & Archives, J. Paul Getty Museum, Paintings

L.A. Band Writes Techno Music Inspired by Van Gogh

rebellion_dancespirit_irises

Van Gogh’s painting inspires a song “Drowning in Irises” by Dance Spirit More»

Also tagged , , , 1 Response
Posted in Art, Art & Archives, Getty360

A Pop Soundtrack to the Getty Collection, Vol. 3

Triumph of the Marine Venus / Ricci
Triumph of the Marine Venus (detail), about 1713, Sebastiano Ricci

Reliving the pop ’90s through art. More»

Also tagged , , Leave a comment
Posted in Art, Art & Archives, Getty360

A Pop Soundtrack to the Getty Collection, Vol. 2

Double Portrait / Sweerts
Double Portrait (detail), about 1660–62, Michael Sweerts

Unrequited love and eye rolls. More»

Also tagged , , Leave a comment
Posted in Art, Art & Archives, Paintings

A Pop Soundtrack to the Getty Collection, Vol. 1

Why Hasn't He Called
Young Italian Woman at a Table, about 1895–1900, Paul Cézanne. Oil on canvas. 36 1/4 x 28 15/16 inches. The J. Paul Getty Museum

Music shows off the collection in a new light. More»

Also tagged , Leave a comment
Posted in J. Paul Getty Museum

Back to the Future with Chicano Batman

Chicano-Batman-1

They’re not just a Latin band. Five questions for Chicano Batman. More»

Also tagged , , , Leave a comment
Posted in Getty Center

Your Music Guide to Saturdays Off the 405

KiTblog

Liner notes for this season’s outdoor music. More»

Also tagged , , , , : | Leave a comment
Posted in Behind the Scenes, J. Paul Getty Museum

Musicians and Artists Take Over the Getty for This Summer’s Friday Flights

Friday Flights at the Getty Center - summer 2014

Music nights that make you think: Friday Flights launches May 30. More»

Also tagged , , , , Leave a comment
Posted in Architecture and Design, Art, Art & Archives

Which Artist Would You Recommend to a Space Alien?

Malin House ("Chemosphere") / John Lautner
Malin House ("Chemosphere"), 1960, designed by John Lautner. Photo by Julius Shulman, 1961. Julius Shulman Photography Archive. The Getty Research Institute, 2004.R.10

A beginner’s guide to the human mind and heart. More»

Also tagged , , : | Leave a comment
Posted in Art, Art & Archives, Exhibitions and Installations, Photographs, Film, and Video

Four Minds on Herzog: A Conversation with Nancy Perloff

Nancy Perloff in Werner Herzog's Hearsay of the Soul
Curator Nancy Perloff, photographed inside Werner Herzog's installation Hearsay of the Soul

“The end is a kind of apotheosis. Maybe that sounds too romantic or spiritual. But the single most remarkable thing is that you lose all sense of time.” More»

Also tagged , , : | Leave a comment
Posted in Behind the Scenes, Getty Center

Travertine Improv

Four hands transform the Getty Center into a massive musical instrument. More»

Also tagged , , , , Leave a comment
  • Facebook

  • Twitter

  • Tumblr

    • photo from Tumblr

      Composed from memories and from drawings made during his travels in Italy, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot painted this view for the Paris Salon of 1839. A dramatic colored sky and a few lone figures appealed to the melancholic sensibilities of the Romantic critics of the time.

      05/01/16

  • Flickr