Google Art Project, Google Street View For Museums

Google Art Project lets you explore museums around the world with the same technology used in Google Street View.

The Art Project is a collaboration between Google and some of the world’s most acclaimed art museums. Powered by a broad, connected suite of Google technologies, the world’s great works of art and museums are now within reach to an unprecedented global audience.

Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at how the art was captured for Google Art Project.

via NY Times Bits Blog