Virtual Reality And The Museum Of The Future

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Virtual Reality And The Museum Of The Future

Imagine being able to visit the Louvre, the Rijksmuseum and the Guggenheim all in one day! Imagine looking at the world's most famous masterpieces from your favourite chair in your own home. Sounds like science fiction? Not at Europeana!

More information and downloads: http://bit.ly/virtual-museum

Photo credits:

The Pyramid of the Louvre, Paris, France
(CC BY-NC-ND) Grufnik, 2006 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/grufnik/...

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
(CC BY-NC-ND) Ton Nolles, 2013 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/tonnolle...

Guggenheim
(CC BY-NC-ND) Santiago Richard, 2005 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/jacago/6...

Music: Jenova 7 - Slum Ballerina, shared under a CC-BY-NC-ND license - Heartless - http://jenova7.com/album/the-sounds-o...

Demo development: ArchiVision, http://www.archivision.nl. The Oculus Rift development kit is available from http://www.oculusvr.com

About Europeana
Europe's culture - collected for you. Explore more than 30 million items from a range of Europe's leading galleries, libraries, archives and museums. http://www.europeana.eu

Paintings in this demo:

The Threatened Swan by Jan Asselijn
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Children learn a cat dance, known as 'The Dance' by Jan Havicksz Steen
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Love Letter by Johannes Vermeer
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Meager Company by Fans Hals (finished by Pieter Codde)
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904...

The Night Watch (De Nachtwacht) by Rembrandt van Rijn
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Fall by Cornelis van Haarlem
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Girl in Blue by Johannes Cornelisz Verspronck
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Portrait of Gerard Andriesz Bicker by Bartholomeus van der Helst
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Milkmaid by Johannes Vermeer
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

View of Houses in Delft, Known as 'The Little Street', Johannes Vermeer
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904...

The Sick Child by Gabriël Metsu
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Portrait of a Couple, Probably Isaac Abrahamsz Massa and Beatrix van der Laen by Frans Hals
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

The Massacre of the Innocents by Cornelis Cornelisz
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

La Corniche near Monaco by Claude Monet
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Maria Magdalena by Jan van Scorel
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Self Portrait with Beret and wide-eyed by Rembrandt van Rijn
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Self-portrait, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904...

Portraits of Sir Thomas Gresham and Anne Fernely by Antonio Moro
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Self-portrait by Vincent van Gogh
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

Winter Landscape with Ice Skaters by Hendrick Avercamp
http://europeana.eu/portal/record/904... 

All paintings are in the public domain and provided by the Rijksmuseum.

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