What it took to navigate all the people and politics while building the Getty Center.
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Digging into David Tudor's Archive
In this episode of the Art + Ideas podcast, Getty president Jim Cuno explores the archives of avant-garde musician David Tudor (1926–1996), which constitutes a complete record of Tudor’s activity as a performer and composer who often incorporated visual elements like sculptures, found objects, video, light circuits into his live electronic work.
What was it like to build the Getty Center?
Hear about a series of Rembrandt drawings made in response to Mughal art.
An art historian discusses a German realist painter more people should know about.
How a contemporary German artist works and why he burns his art.
Explore the idea of luxury in pre-Columbian America.
The last installment about an exhibition featuring postwar Latin American art.
The story behind the building of LA’s baseball stadium.
Friends and colleagues share their memories of a leading 20th century museum maverick.
A 17th-century Roman cabinet and a Bernini bust of one of its former owners.
How painters influenced writers in 19th-century France.
Looking closely at an American abstract expressionist’s painting reveals more than meets the eye.