With $1.3 million granted by the Getty, teams hope to develop innovative solutions to address Wupatki’s challenges that can also be applied to other climate-vulnerable heritage sites.
From Betye Saar’s travel journals to early paper silhouettes, projects and exhibitions promise to be fascinating.
The new Getty fund is a massive effort to preserve jobs and retain the cultural capital of LA’s creative workforce.
The initiative comes at just the right time, when global environmental and health crises and an alarming distrust of science are both growing threats.
In 1972, Stella donated “Isfahan III” (1968) to the Museum of Solidarity in Chile. After a coup d’etat, the artwork disappeared for nearly 20 years, but its story is coming to light as the museum conserves the painting with the help of the Getty Foundation.
The Getty Foundation has awarded $1 million in grants to support virtual preservation of cultural locations worldwide.
Historic 20th-century structures in Lebanon, Ireland, and Cuba are among the 11 buildings earmarked for the preservation effort.
The Getty’s long-awaited initiative on Latin American and Latino Art, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, officially kicks off this week.
While the Italian-born architect Lina Bo Bardi carried her European heritage with her, her passion for, and even affinity with Brazilian culture was profound.
There’s a saying: “When you’re accustomed to privilege, equality feels like oppression.”
Rejection sure is tough, especially when you’re a white applicant vying for a spot in a museum internship program that’s explicitly open only to minority groups.
This week, the first awardees in the new Keeping It Modern grant initiative from the Getty Foundation were announced for 20th-century modernist architecture that requires long-term conservation planning.