Google Arts & Culture

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Are you curious about what Van Gogh’s Starry Night looks like up close? Have you ever toured the ancient Maya temples or met the inspirational figures of Black history? Do you want to learn about Japan’s unique food culture or incredible Indian railways?


Google Arts & Culture puts the treasures, stories and knowledge of over 2,000 cultural institutions from 80 countries at your fingertips. From the suffragettes who fought for women’s rights, to performing arts at the Paris Opera, to NASA’s archive of stunning images, discover stories about our cultural heritage. It’s your doorway to explore the art, history, people and wonders of our world.

Highlights:
• Art Transfer – Take a photo and transform it with classic artworks
• Art Selfie – Discover portraits that look like you
• Color Palette – Find art by using the colors of your photo
• Art Projector – See how artworks look in real size
• Pocket Gallery – Wander through immersive galleries and get up close to art
• Art Camera – Explore high-definition artworks
• 360° videos – Experience culture in 360 degrees
• Virtual reality tours – Step inside world-class museums
• Street View – Tour famous sites and landmarks
• Explore by time and color – Travel through time and see the rainbow through art
• Art Recogniser – Point your device camera at artworks to learn more about them, even when offline (at select museums only)

More features:
• Exhibits – Take guided tours curated by experts
• Favorites – Save and group your favorite artworks into galleries to share with friends or students
• Nearby – Find museums and exhibitions near you
• Notifications – Subscribe to receive weekly highlights or favorite content updates
• Translate – Use the translate button to read about exhibits from around the world in your language

Permissions notice:
• Location: used to recommend cultural sites and events based on your current location
• Camera: used to recognise artworks and provide related information about them
• Contacts (Get Accounts): used to allow sign in with a Google Account, in order to store users' favourites and preferences
• Storage: used to allow artworks to be recognised and related information to be accessed while offline
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What’s new

Travel the globe with 3 new Pocket Gallery virtual exhibitions. Tap the camera button to get started. • Brushes with the World: The first Pocket Gallery with guided audio narration, taking you around the world through art and sound • Better Together: Explore social gatherings in art through works by Renoir, Manet, Rousseau, and more from the Getty’s collection • From Africa to Japan: Contemporary Japanese and African artworks from the Jean Pigozzi Collection
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Additional information

Updated
April 20, 2021
Size
Varies with device
Installs
10,000,000+
Current Version
8.2.9
Requires Android
5.0 and up
Content rating
Everyone
Interactive Elements
Shares info, Shares location
Permission
Offered By
Google LLC
Developer
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View 94043
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