Skirball Exhibit Explores Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka the Notorious RBG

Skirball Exhibit Explores Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka the Notorious RBG

Up until the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation-hearing hullabaloo, the most well known Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court was Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Everyone knows of the 85-year-old jurist, regardless of which side of the political divide one’s believes fall, nicknames the Notorious RBG. A new exhibition at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles celebrates […]

Huntington Puts ‘Blue Boy’ Restoration Project on Display

Huntington Puts ‘Blue Boy’ Restoration Project on Display

“The Blue Boy (1770)” by Thomas Gainsborough is arguably one of the most iconic British artworks. A highlight of the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens collection, the painting is undergoing a major restoration and the museum put the project on public display. They have set up a special satellite conservation studio in their […]

Getty Displays Prized Medieval Torah and Other Sacred Texts

Getty Displays Prized Medieval Torah and Other Sacred Texts

The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles put one of its newest prized possessions on display: an elaborately illustrated Torah from the Medieval Period. The museum announced the acquisition of the Torah, known as the Rothschild Pentateuch, in July. They put the more than 700-year-old codex on display last week at the Getty Center […]

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