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You know Miguel de Cervantes as the creator of Don Quixote, 📚 but did you know that he was also a soldier and an explorer?

Follow us on the #RoutesOfCervantes 🐴 to discover a life full of adventures: g.co/TheRoutesOfCervantes
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The influential (and sometimes controversial) #SigmundFreud was born 160 years ago today! Celebrate his life and legacy with The Freud Museum London's exhibit, 'Sigmund Freud: A Life in Psychoanalysis'.

Lay down on his couch (yes, this is the real one!) and let your unconscious be your guide... goo.gl/CTdMsd
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🌍 Dawn of Peace, Salvatore de Fazio, #EastSideGallery
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Como atualizo a autenticacão do google, quero atualizar o whats n ta indo
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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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#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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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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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! :)
#art   #painting   #masterpiece  
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We are delighted to welcome the Sydney Opera House to the Cultural Institute. A collection of over 1,000 artifacts, documenting 60 years of history, is waiting to be discovered!

The story begins here: g.co/sydneyoperahouse
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So much of the beauty and power of art lives in the details...

Meet the #GoogleArtCamera by the Google Cultural Institute and enjoy masterpieces by Van Gogh, Monet, Signac and many more in ultra high resolution: https://goo.gl/vRtwQL

Artwork: The Port of Rotterdam, by Signac, from the collection of the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
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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 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.
More information: https://goo.gl/YTP4uI 
#art   #engraving   #italy   #renaissance   
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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.