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🌍 Dawn of Peace, Salvatore de Fazio, #EastSideGallery
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Today is #ArmisticeDay  in France and the UK. Our partner +Europeana shares the moving stories of 25 soldiers from the same town in England who lost their lives during First World War. 
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Google Cultural Institute présente dans un musée virtuel plusieurs millions d'objets provenant de diverses organisations partenaires, avec les histoires qui les accompagnent.
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Algo desse tipo nunca mais deve se repetir. Peace Forever.
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#ArtworkOfTheDay 🎂 Happy birthday to William Hogarth who painted this portrait of David Garrick and his wife. 
The celebrated actor-manager David Garrick (1717-79) was one of the most frequently painted subjects in eighteenth-century Britain. Despite their close friendship, formed after Hogarth painted Garrick as the King in William Shakespeare's 'Richard III' in 1745 (Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool), tradition has it that artist and sitter quarrelled over this portrait. Garrick was displeased with his likeness and there are signs that Hogarth scored throu...
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#ArtWorkOftheDay E​ngraving was a form of social media well before social media existed as we know it today. By copying original work using the technique of reproduction, people were able to quickly share innovations and popular trends in art and design across Europe. This artwork ​by Antonio del Pollaiolo created around 1489 was extremely famous in its day, thanks to the engravings of it which circulated across Europe.  It was so influential that it inspired the works of his contemporaries who  never met the artist in person or saw his work at first hand.
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Get the story behind Belgian inventor extraordinaire Adolphe Sax - born #OTD  in 1814.  Sax invented the saxophone and changed the course of music ever after.  Get the story behind the inventor and his incredibly creative family from the  experts at the +National Music Museum,      South Dakota, Vermillion.  → https://goo.gl/MhIb6O  
Celebrating the ingenuity and creativity of the Sax family on the occasion of the 201st anniversary of Adolphe Sax's birth
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Vote now in the 1st online #contemporary Art prize: 10 curators selected 10 artists for the @oplineprize. You have until November 25th to see the artworks and vote for your favourite at http://www.oplineprize.com/
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#TodayinHistory  in 1922 - Archaeologist Howard Carter and his team find the entrance to King Tut's tomb in Egypt. Look at what they found by clicking the image below.

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Archaeologist Howard Carter (L) examining coffin of Tutankhamen which he discovered inside intact tomb of 14th century Egyptian pharoah.
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Happy to welcome the #MuseumOfTheWorld  collection! #hurrah 🙌
 
Today we launch a unique partnership with +Google Cultural Institute creating new ways to discover the collection!

Over 5,000 objects can now be fully explored in Google Cultural Institute, including virtual exhibits and new gigapixel imagery. Plus a new interactive Google Chrome experience #‎MuseumOfTheWorld‬ enables you to jump back in time, listen to curators share their insights, and connect objects across time and space!

Find out more at britishmuseum.org/withgoogle
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#ArtWorkOftheDay Happy Diwali to our Indian friends all over the world! Celebrate the festival of lights with 'Princess enjoying a sparkler in the month of Karttika', a manuscript page from the collection of the National Museum, New Delhi. #HappyDiwali #Painting  
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Would you like to explore Japan with us? 🌁 Let's visit Gokayama historical village today!
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This very singular yellow colour rings a bell, doesn't it? If you guess which artwork it comes from, just let us know with a comment! :)
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#Onthisday  in 1605 Guy Fawkes was involved in the Gunpowder plot. To this day the Queen's Yeomen undertake a search of the cellars when the Queen visits Parliament.
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Introduction
The Google Cultural Institute helps preserve and promote culture online
With a team of dedicated engineers, Google is building tools that make it simple to tell the stories of our diverse cultural heritage and make them accessible worldwide. 

Explore the Cultural Institute site
We have created this site to provide a visually rich and interactive online experience for telling cultural stories in new ways. Discover exhibits by expert curators, find artifacts, view photographs, read original manuscripts, watch videos, and more.

Other Projects
We have worked with organizations from across the globe on a variety of projects; presenting thousands of works of art online through the Art Project, bringing to life the wonders of the world through the World Wonders Project and showcasing the Dead Sea Scrolls.

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ere you will find all sorts of interesting information about culture and history:
*News and features announcements
* Tips and tricks about Google Cultural Institute’s exhibits and features
* Spotlights on cultural themes and personalities on the site
* Stories behind historic and cultural events and people
* Hangouts about all sorts of cultural topics
* #CITrivia, a chance for you to show off your knowledge in culture and history

Given the volume of feedback we receive here, we may not be able to respond individually to every comment and we're not able to provide product support (if you're having product issues, please visit our Help Center). Rest assured we're paying attention, and we're always eager to hear from you.