Art history is littered with broken objects. How a group of Getty scholars is rethinking the concept of the fragment
Scholars share their work advancing our understanding of art and culture.
Curator Kenneth Lapatin sleuths out the truth about the Getty Gnaios
Launching today, Return to Palmyra features a story of growing up among the ruins of the ancient city and one family's work to preserve its history
Getty awards 45 grants to Southern California institutions as part of the next Pacific Standard Time initiative
A close look at the flowers, fruits, seedpods, insects, and other small creatures inMira Calligraphiae Monumenta
A clue in a sale catalog helped expand the object’s record
A seminal manuscript tells the Indigenous side of a historic battle
Who owned this artwork before a museum? Provenance, explained.
When a colleague asked, “What is the weirdest thing you’ve worked on in storage?” I instantly replied, “A group of Roman iron nails!”
On saving heritage and human lives.
Paper as creative material at the Bauhaus.
Introducing our new global initiative Ancient Worlds Now.