SOUTHEAST ASIAN ART ART AND THE INTERNET EDUCATION
The National Art Gallery, Singapore has come up with a nifty feature called “Artwork of the moment”, which is available now in their website’s sidebar. The aim of the initiative? To teach the world about the Southeast Asian art masters in an easily digestible way.
Other educational resources available on The National Art Gallery, Singapore’s website include two online games, one of which, called “Like”, asks you to choose artworks you find most appealing in order to compile a profile of your art preferences. The other tests your pattern matching skills. A few publications are profiled on their site and some are available to order through email.
- Online art auction houses get physical: Is Internet model failing? – April 2011 – Online auction house Saffronart opens physical gallery space in New Delhi
- Art education on the go: Point smartphone at sculpture for story – April 2011 – apps that enable visitors to learn story behind artwork by pointing smartphone at it
- Israeli art scene online with Omanoot.com launch – resource alert – February 2011 – find out more about Israeli-produced contemporary art and film
- Open Exhibits targets museums with free software for online exhibition – resource alert – December 2010 – plan and develop your own online exhibits
- 88-Mocca: how one collector is using technology to share his collection – April 2010 – Online museum 88 Mocha makes it Chinese contemporary art more accessible