Have you ever seen a work of art—on a poster, in a book, on a billboard, or even in a museum gallery—and simply had to know more about it? Now you can. A new collaboration between the Met and Google allows lets you take a picture of a work of art with your mobile device and link straight to more information on metmuseum.org.
More than 76,000 two-dimensional works of art from the Met are currently recognizable through Google Goggles. So snap a picture…and explore the world of art.
Animation produced in 2011 for The Metropolitan Museum of Art as promotional media for collaboration with Google Goggles.
Video available online.
Senior Manager: Paco Link
Design and Production: Natasha Mileshina