Google has several services to make things easier for the people, who cannot do certain things. For example, you may not be able to explore the world, but you like artworks of traditional painters from around the globe and you want to explore various museums to see them. To do this particular thing right from sitting on your couch, Google has a very useful online service for you called Google Art Project. Google Art Project helps people to see artworks of popular painters and check what are the artworks got a position in various museums.
Google Art Project Chrome extension
You can only head over to this page to check all things those are uploaded to enrich this project. However, what if you would like to get a browser extension so that you can see famous artworks all the time? This is where Google Art Project Chrome extension comes in. You can install this Chrome extension and explore Google Cultural Institute right from your new browser tab page.
This is a very easy to use Google Art Project Chrome extension. One interesting feature of this extension is it will cover the new tab page with a popular painting. Apart from that, you can find various options such as Partners, Projects, Artists, Mediums, Art Movements, Historical Events, Places, etc. All these categories will let you browse the Google Cultural Institute without any problem.
For your information, Google has affiliated with several famous museums including Alte Nationalgalerie (Berlin), Frick Collection (New York), Museo Reina Sofia (Madrid) and so on. You can find a huge list of affiliated museums in the Partners tab. Moreover, Google has initiated several projects under Google Art Project. All of them including Art of Chinese Crafts, The castle of the Loire, Black History & Culture, etc. can be found under the Projects tab.
Let’s assume that you know some of the popular painters’ names. If so, you can find your favorite artist in the Artists tab. The Mediums tab represents the material of theme used in a painting. For example, some paintings are water painting, some of them have done using Ink, clay, metal, etc. You can find various other mediums in this section.
Just like the options mentioned above, you can find other categories. Just go through the category you like to find the best painting or artwork you want to see on your monitor.
If you sign into your Google account, you can mark art as Favorite – and this will assist you to find your most favorite painting in future. If you love art, you want to check out this extension.
Download Google Art Project Chrome extension from here.