Growing Up Getty

Growing Up Getty

The extra-close connection between Ms. Getty and her kids didn’t strike me as bizarre. It have to be tough to search out individuals who perceive what it means to dwell as a Getty. Not solely do they breathe rarefied air, additionally they should cope with “the curse” — the cussed tabloid narrative that wealth has […]

It Was an Ad? So What. It’s Still Art.

It Was an Ad? So What. It’s Still Art.

In the hills excessive above Los Angeles, inside the white-columned serenity of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the bastard stepchild of the wonderful artwork world is lastly getting its birthright. On Tuesday, June 26, “Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911-2011” opens, and it might be probably the most sweeping such survey in […]

Italian Court Says the Getty’s Prized Ancient Bronze Should Be Seized

Italian Court Says the Getty’s Prized Ancient Bronze Should Be Seized

It is a Greek statue, but it surely was discovered within the open waters of the Adriatic by Italian fishermen. It now stands within the Getty Villa, a museum in Los Angeles. Which nation is the rightful house for the so-called Getty Bronze? An Italian courtroom dominated this month it belongs to Italy, and may […]

500px Marketplace shuts down, Getty Images will soon take over - DIY Photography

500px Marketplace shuts down, Getty Images will quickly take over – DIY Photography

Getty Images has introduced an unique distribution partnership with 500px. Starting from late June 2018, 500px Marketplace will stop direct gross sales and e-commerce. Instead, Getty Images prospects will be capable of entry royalty-free content material from 500px, together with over 300 million pictures already obtainable on Getty. As the official press release reads, 500px […]

Five Must-See Artworks at the Renovated Getty Villa

Five Must-See Artworks on the Renovated Getty Villa

“There isn’t a bubble around the classical world, no hard and fast lines separating one culture from another,” mentioned Mr. Potts, noting that Alexander the Great’s conquests included Central Asia, and that the Roman Empire prolonged so far as Afghanistan. He was giving a tour of a brand new gallery referred to as “The Classical […]