French manuscripts at Getty Center through January 2011

Now through February 6, 2011, the Getty Center will offer visitors a trip to France's medieval past by hosting Imagining the Past in France, 1250–1500, a manuscript exhibition describing "how these lavish books contributed to the development of French art and the French nation."

In addition to the exhibit, the Getty Center will offer a series of lectures, concerts, demonstrations, and workshops including

  • Manuscripts and Movies: From the Medieval to the Modern
  • How the French Made History: Manuscripts and Images of the Past in Medieval France
  • Manuscript Illumination
  • Gordon Getty Concert: Lionheart
  • Master Class in Illumination: Camaieu
  • The King's Table: A Culinary Workshop