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Getty | Art Break: Roman Glass and Contemporary Connections

February 3, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Ancient Roman artisans created fascinating examples of decorated blown glass using molds. Focusing on examples in the Getty Villa Museum’s collection, educator Bonnie Wright and glassmaker Jessi Moore explore the relationship between Roman glassmakers, who originated this art form, and contemporary artisans who use remarkably similar tools and techniques.
Free | Advance sign-up required | Online only
Image: Beaker with inscription, 1st century A.D., Roman, Eastern Mediterranean. The Getty Museum