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News and Events - The J. Paul Getty Museum

February 27, 2007
Courses and Demonstrations
Sculpting the Head (Studio Course)

Tuesday February 27, 2007
1 pm - 5 pm
Museum Studios, Getty Center

Explore a classical approach to sculpting the human head in this three-session workshop with artist Jonathan Bickhart. Working in oil-based clay from a model, participants will learn proportion, anatomy of the facial features, and progressive clay modeling techniques to produce a small bust of any style. Course fee $115; $85 students. Open to 25 participants.
Part One: February 13, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Part Two: February 20, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Part Three: February 27, 1:00-5:00 p.m.


Tours and Gallery Talks

Architecture Tour
Tuesdays - Thursdays and Sundays through June 30, 2007
10:15 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm
Museum Entrance Hall, Getty Center
This is a 45-minute tour of the architecture and Richard Meier's design of the Getty Center. Meet the docent outside at the bench under the sycamore trees near the front entrance of the Museum.

Collection Highlights Tour
Daily through March 25, 2007
11 am
Museum Galleries, Getty Center
This one-hour tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection. Offered in English and Spanish on weekends. Meet at the Museum Information Desk.

Garden Tour
Daily through June 30, 2007
11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm
Central Garden, Getty Center
This is a 45-minute tour of the Getty gardens, including Robert Irwin's Central Garden. Meet the docent outside at the bench under the sycamore trees near the front entrance of the Museum.

Focus Tour: Baroque Art
Tuesdays through February 27, 2007
1:30 pm
Museum Galleries, Getty Center


Enjoy a one-hour tour exploring the drama and splendor of Baroque art and furniture made in the 1600s and early 1700s for the royalty as well as the business class and the Catholic church of Europe. Meet at the Museum Information Desk.

Icons from Sinai Exhibition Tour
Daily through March 4, 2007
3 pm
Exhibitions Pavilion, Getty Center

A special one-hour exhibition overview of Holy Image, Hallowed Ground: Icons from Sinai. Space is limited. Line forms at the Museum Information Desk beginning at 2:30 p.m.

Masterpiece of the Week Talk
Daily, February 27 - March 4, 2007
4 pm
Museum Galleries, Getty Center

This 15-minute gallery talk offers an in-depth look at one object. This week the featured work of art is Portrait of a Man by Hans Schwarz. Meet at the Museum Information Desk.



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