Who We Are

The J. Paul Getty Trust is the world's largest cultural and philanthropic organization dedicated to the visual arts.

Through conservation work, publications, exhibitions, grant initiatives, training programs, and other efforts, we work to make a lasting difference in conservation practice and art historical research and to promote knowledge and appreciation of art among audiences of all ages.

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Four Programs

The Getty's four programs together offer unparalleled resources, commitment, and expertise across research, conservation, education, and digital innovation.

The Getty Conservation Institute advances the practice of art and cultural heritage conservation worldwide.


The Getty Foundation supports the understanding and preservation of the visual arts through strategic grant initiatives around the world.


The J. Paul Getty Museum collects, presents, conserves, and interprets great works of art.


The Getty Research Institute conducts pioneering research in art history and the humanities.