About & Pics

Description

Keep exploring with Google Arts & Culture. Meet the people, visit the places and learn about the events that shaped our world. Discover collections curated by experts from the most famous museums. Be moved by stories depicted in thousands of photos, videos, manuscripts and artworks on every type of screen and in virtual reality. Find your favorite artworks, create your own collections and share them with friends.

Google Arts & Culture has collaborated with over 1,200 international museums, galleries and institutions from 70 countries to make their exhibits available for everyone online.

Features:
– Zoom Views – Experience every detail of the world’s greatest treasures
– Virtual Reality – Grab your Google Cardboard viewer and immerse yourself in arts and culture
– Browse by time and colour – Explore artworks by filtering them by colour or time period
– Virtual tours – Step inside the most famous museums in the world and visit iconic landmarks
– Personal collection – Save your favorite artworks and share your collections with friends
- Nearby - Find museums and cultural events around you
– Exhibits – Take guided tours curated by experts
– Daily digest – Learn something new every time you open the app
– Art Recognizer – Learn more about artworks by pointing your device camera at them, even when offline (at select museums)
– Notifications – subscribe to receive updates on the top arts and culture stories

Permissions Notice
– Location: Needed to recommend cultural sites and events based on your current location
– Camera: Needed to recognise artworks and provide related information about them
– Contacts (Get Accounts): Needed to allow sign in with a Google Account in order to store users' favorites and preferences
– Storage: Needed to allow artworks to be recognized and related information to be access while offline

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Dec 01, 2015 (about 3 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Dec 04
2018
(Current)
Version 6.5.21

Dive into an immersive gallery with all of Vermeers artworks, brought together for the first time

Dec 03
2018
Version 6.5.20

Dive into an immersive gallery with all of Vermeers artworks, brought together for the first time

Oct 30
2018
Version 6.4.19

Layout improvements and bug fixes for Art Selfie

Sep 04
2018
Version 6.4.15

• Art Selfie - A playful way to discover art. Now available globally.

Jul 16
2018
Version 6.3.13

• View paintings in AR: Use augmented reality to see real-size artworks in front of you.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Jun 26
2018
Version 6.3.12

• View paintings in AR: Use augmented reality to see real-size artworks in front of you.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Jun 07
2018
Version 6.2.3

• Browse local landmarks in paintings & photos using the Nearby map.
• Improvements for VoiceOver support.
• Support for iPhone X.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Apr 19
2018
Version 6.2.2

• Browse local landmarks in paintings & photos using the Nearby map.
• Improvements for VoiceOver support.
• Support for iPhone X.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Feb 20
2018
Version 6.1.12

• Add stories and themes to your Favourites.
• Bug fixes and minor improvements.

Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the US. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Feb 14
2018
Version 6.1.11

• Add stories and themes to your Favorites.
• Bug fixes and minor improvements.

Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Jan 29
2018
Version 6.0.24

• Bug fixes and minor improvements.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Jan 19
2018
Version 6.0.23

• Bug fixes and minor improvements.
• Search with your selfie: Now available in Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand and parts of the U.S. Stay tuned as we try to improve and expand this experiment.

Dec 15
2017
Version 6.0.17

• Take a selfie and discover if your portrait is in a museum.
• Bug fixes and minor improvements.

Dec 13
2017
Version 6.0.16

• Take a selfie and discover if your portrait is in a museum.
• Bug fixes and minor improvements.

Oct 02
2017
Version 5.1.22

Bugfixes and minor improvements

Sep 08
2017
Version 5.1.16

Bugfixes and minor improvements

Jun 19
2017
Version 5.0.4

Subscribe to Notifications for updates on the latest arts & culture stories.
Landscape mode now available on all devices.

May 15
2017
Version 4.4.4

- Localization improvements
- Bug fixes

Mar 15
2017
Version 4.3.9

- Localization improvements
- Bug fixes

Feb 28
2017
Version 4.3.6

- Localization improvements
- Bug fixes

Jan 17
2017
Version 4.2.4

- Localisation improvements
- Bug fixes

Dec 01
2016
Version 4.1.3

- New: launching Google Arts & Culture Experiments
- Improved VR navigation

Oct 27
2016
Version 4.0.5

- Improved iPad compatibility
- New navigation bar
- Other design improvements and bug fixes

Sep 16
2016
Version 3.3.0

- New: Find museums and cultural events near my location
- Other bug fixes and improvements

Aug 04
2016
Version 3.2.0

Fixes problem when displaying landscape projects on iPad.

Jul 28
2016
Version 3.1.0

Bug fixes.

Jul 12
2016
Version 3.0.0

- Improved share dialog
- Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jun 13
2016
Version 2.0.0

- New: Save your favorites, plus organize them into Collections for easy viewing and sharing
- Other bug fixes and improvements

Feb 20
2016
Version 1.2.0

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 01
2015
Version 1.1.0

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