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The Getty: Art in L.A., Pacific Standard Time at the Getty Center

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Delve into L.A.’s postwar art scene!

Hear the story of art in L.A., 1945 to 1980. This app features highlights from all four exhibitions held at the Getty Center in Los Angeles in conjunction with the landmark initiative Pacific Standard Time, between September 2011 and May 2012. See paintings, sculptures, photographs, and archival material, listen to audio, and read the stories behind the artwork.

Audio—listen to more than 40 audio commentaries about works of art

Interviews—hear artists speak about their own work

Images—view images of works of art, photographs, and archival materials

History—learn about L.A.’s unique contribution to the art world

Exhibitions covered:
Pacific Standard Time: Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950–1980

October 1, 2011–February 5, 2012

Greetings from L.A.: Artists and Publics, 1950–1980
October 1, 2011–February 5, 2012

From Start to Finish: De Wain Valentine’s Gray Column
September 13, 2011–March 11, 2012

In Focus: Los Angeles, 1945–1980
December 20, 2011–May 6, 2012

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