Getty is First Museum to Provide Expanded Google Goggles Experience to Visitors


LOS ANGELES, CA.- The J. Paul Getty Museum announced a collaboration with Google that enables visitors using the Google Goggles ™ mobile application to now have immediate access to rich online resources for information about paintings in the Museum’s collection. The Google Goggles application allows visitors to take a picture of any painting in the Getty Museum’s collection and instantly access mobile-optimized versions of the Getty’s paintings collection pages on the Web. Visitors have the opportunity to listen to audio, get biographical information about the artist and learn about and locate other works by the artist at the Getty. Google Goggles also allows visitors to save a visual record of their trip through the galleries to explore after their visit and share with others. “Curators