Art Alert is the newest app in the Art Authority app lineup. It’s a “bridge” between the massive virtual art museum of Art Authority and the physical art museums of the real world. Using Art Authority’s database of nearly 60,000 works, Art Alert helps you find, preview and get to the world’s best art at over 500 locations worldwide.
• Locate: easily find museums and other art locations near you, or near where you’re planning on going
• Preview: view major works from their collections, in thumbnail grids or full-screen, with detailed captions
• Get there: get directions, check their Web site, even give them a call
Art Alert is based on the award-winning Art Authority app line, and its Internet database of over 500 art locations, 1000 western artists, and 55,000 paintings and sculptures.
Art Alert features include:
• Easy to use map-based interface with pins for each art location
• Search for locations by name, city, country
• View works from each location
• Captions with work title, artist, date, and other details
• Gallery-like, scrolling thumbnail view. Tap a work for full-screen view, or tap-and-hold for caption.
• Information about each location, including its address, phone, Web and Wikipedia sites
• Get directions
• Call the location directly (iPhone)
• View the location’s show in Art Authority if installed
• Access to 10GB worth of art optimized for quality and download speed through our servers (works still under copyright come from authorized servers)
Get the App for $2.99 here.
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