Metropolitan Museum of Art
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How does the sculpted body communicate through gesture, facial expression, and pose?
How was it made? See some techniques used to make and decorate jewelry.
Explore how objects in this gallery illustrate Chinese history, culture, and taste.
Get the whole story through a fresh user experience and engage with thousands of artworks.
Trace global trade routes when ocean-going ships began to carry textiles across the globe.
Discover the unique characteristics of three gothic altarpieces.
Discover the hidden features and intricate interior of this cabinet
This finely crafted piece of furniture has a secret.
Watch Queen Marie Antoinette’s automaton play the dulcimer.
Explore the princely furniture of the Roentgens.
Can you spot which photos are fake? Put your eyes to the test with this app.
See how Buddhist beliefs and artistic traditions were transmitted along the Silk Road.
Interactive touch screens featuring brilliantly executed albums created by Rinpa-school artists.
Have you ever seen a work of art and simply had to know more about it?
This interactive emulates the intimate experience of reading a long-form Japanese scroll.
See how nineteenth century technology brought art and science together.
J. Paul Getty Museum
With a turn of a key, this table transforms into a desk. See how it operates and how it may have been used.
Explore the manufacture, restoration, and conservation of an ancient bronze statue.
Browse an interactive albumof photographs depicting cultural life in Japan.
Watch a Getty conservator analyze and treat a drawing using a variety of techniques.
Three interactives that explore historical narratives from medieval France.
If works of art could talk, what might we learn?
Have you ever been in museum, and really wished you could hold an object and examine it in your hands?
Open up, spin around, and peek inside a virtual model of an extraordinary four-sided display cabinet.
Explore two masterpieces of Aztec sculpture through content-rich interpretive media.
Hear how three contemporary photographers apply a panoramic approach to explore a specific city.
Explore the imaginative world of marginalia decorations in medieval manuscripts.
Watch conservators study and clean an ancient bronze lamp using a variety of techniques in this short video.
Follow the steps of the mummification process in this short 3-D animation.
The beauty of carved gemstones has captivated collectors and craftsmen since antiquity.
Watch a contemporary artist demonstrate gem-carving techniques.
Learn about the techniques used to create a remarkably realistic seventeenth-century sculpture.
Explore two approaches to restoring the painted decoration on a fragmentary vase.
This video charts the creative process of an installation by Jim Dine that was inspired by antiquities in the Getty Villa’s collection.
This interactive emulates the experience of using a 19th-century stereoscope.
Watch a contemporary sculptor demonstrate the use of traditional tools in this short video.
These interactive kiosks put zoo visitors in the role of decision makers.
Explore the dynamic forces that formed – and are continually reforming – the Earth and our Solar System.
This kiosk and web site examines the causes and effects of El Niño.
This public research interface provides a gateway to a world of American Indian online resources.