| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:32 AM
The next round in the J. Paul Getty Trust’s circuitous fight against an Italian court’s order to turn over one of its most prized ancient statues will revolve around whether the Getty was given a fair shake in the 2012 proceedings that put its...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Yeshiva University in New York fessed up years ago to having lost more than $100 million in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme.
But it was hard to blame the leadership of the prestigious Jewish institution for that misstep, given how many other prominent...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Kevin Garnett of the Brooklyn Nets has sold his home in Concord, Mass., for $3.635 million.
The veteran NBA forward-center paid $4.625 million for the modern home in September 2007 after being dealt by the Minnesota Timberwolves to the Boston Celtics....
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Suzanne Danziger regularly visits the Getty Center, and she always brings her camera. On a recent trip, she saw something new.
"The low angle of the sun was casting shadows of the people in line for the tram in a dramatic fashion that lined up with the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The decision to drain most water features at Getty Center in Los Angeles and the Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades this summer may not be going over well with some visitors, but the organization says thousands of gallons a day have been saved as a result....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Artist-selected Internet videos, the debut performance of Allora & Calzadilla in L.A., video from artist and director Steve McQueen and artist books and cookies! It's a delicious week in L.A., with lots to do:
Steve McQueen, "Drumroll," at MOCA...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:08 AM
When the weather heats up, sometimes there's nothing better than a simple salad for dinner.
Here's a recipe for the honey chipotle shrimp salad from the restaurant at the Getty Center to try for dinner tonight. A simple salad of baby greens, red onion,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:01 AM
It's not everyday that the work of graffiti artists is shown in the same space as 15th century German painter and engraver Albrecht Dürer. But an unusual show at the El Segundo Museum of Art (a small, nonprofit arts space otherwise known as ESMoA) has put...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Michael Lynton, the chief executive officer of Sony Entertainment, has joined the board of trustees of the J. Paul Getty Trust in Los Angeles. He is one of two recently elected Getty trustees, along with James F. Rothenberg, a financial executive who will...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Graffiti art, by nature, is a territorial expression. Rival crews tag public walls, letting loose a spray-paint-infused primal scream: "I was here, I exist."
But graffiti also can be a collaborative form of calligraphy that plays with lettering, symbols...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Getty Research Institute said Thursday that it was acquiring the archives of the late photographer Robert McElroy who documented New York's vibrant performance-art scene in the 1960s.
McElroy, who later became a staff photographer for Newsweek,...