Google Cultural Institute

Explore art, landmarks and exhibitions from around the world

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I'm particularly fond of the Google Street Art Project, a beautiful site featuring graffiti and street art from around the globe.
@rrhoover I love love that project. I especially enjoyed the graffiti in France.
@rrhoover there's another art project you'd like. Take a look at DevArt -
I'm Mark Yoshitake, founder and ex-head of product and ux for the Google Cultural Institute. Glad to see this getting some up votes on PH. @rrhoover, thanks for compliments on street art project. You guys should also check out the white-label platform we built as well: Google Open Gallery (, that can power your own version of the Google Cultural Institute on your own domain - it combines the microscope image viewing technology with multimedia storytelling and semantic search components into a single solution (free and now open and taking requests for accounts). One of my favorite features of the platform was combining paintings with streetview in beautiful places like Versailles to navigate the 3d space using high quality original artworks: In any case, you can get your daily dose of culture by staying plugged in by joining the 5.9M+ followers on the G+ community: . One of the most wonderful projects I've worked. For now, I've moved on to building an exciting new a early stage product, which you guys should checkout some time ( - watch this space, as we combine curated crowd mechanics w/ machine learning and semantic search, to bring people great finds.
Kind of looks like a Microsoft-designed site...