New exhibitions, free gallery and garden tours, and artworks from the medieval time to today. Heading to the Getty Center this weekend? A few suggestions:
1. Catch opening weekend of "Now Then: Chris Killip and the Making of In Flagrante"
This exhibition of photographs features in "In Flagrante" which documents the impact of deindustrialization on working-class communities in northern England in the 1970s and 80s.
2. Last few days of Remembering Antiquity
An exhibition that brings together medieval manuscripts and Ancient objects in one gallery to highlight the connection between Middle Ages and classical world.
3. Eyewitness Views Exhibition Tour:
Free exhibition tour, become an eyewitness to some of the most dramatic events of 18th-century Europe as painted by Canaletto, Bellotto, Guardi, Panini and others. Meet at the Info Desk at 11:30am, 12:30pm, or 1:30pm.
As always, the Getty Center and Getty Villa have free admission and discounted parking rates after 3pm.
John on the Coal, Seacoal Camp, Lynemouth, Northumberland, negative 1983; print 1985, Chris Killip. © Chris Killip
The Departure of Charles III from Naples to Become King of Spain, 1759, Antonio Joli. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. Image © Museo Nacional del Prado / Art Resource, NY
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