If you’re near the Getty Villa in beautiful Malibu, California, on the evening of June 13th, don’t miss a talk by Carmen Arnold-Biucchi, our Damarete Curator of Ancient Coins, on “The Art of Coinage: Siciliy in the Fifth Century BC.” Carmen will showcase the unparalleled artistic quality of Sicilian coinage in the ancient Greek world.
The talk will be held in the Getty Villa auditorium at 7:30pm.
This program is being presented as part of the exhibition Siciliy: Art and Invention between Greece and Rome, which is on view at the Getty Villa until August 19, 2013. Visit the Getty’s website to get more information about free admission tickets.
Image: Decadrachm of Akragas, c. 409 BCE–406 BCE, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.