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How Do You Move an Aztec Deity? Very Carefully!

Installing The Aztec Pantheon and the Art of Empire

Objects you see in the galleries at the Getty Villa, whether monumental or miniature, weighing a few ounces or several tons, all require careful and complicated work to install. As a conservation mount maker, I’ve just finished working with my… More»

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      A show about the intersection of leisure and photography.

      Now on view through May 10, 2015! 

      Self-Portrait with Grandchildren in Funhouse, 1955, Imogen Cunningham, gelatin silver print. The J. Paul Getty Museum.© Imogen Cunningham Trust
      Woman with Scarf at Inspiration Point,
       Yosemite National Park, 1980, Roger Minick, chromogenic print. The J. Paul Getty Museum. © Roger Minick
      Untitled, 1973 or earlier, Bill Owens, gelatin silver print. The J. Paul Getty Museum, gift of Robert Harshorn Shimshak and Marion Brenner. © Bill Owens


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