Art Academy

Art Academy

100,000 - 500,000 downloads

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Art Academy is a reference app for modern and classic art. This virtual art gallery lets you learn more about your favorite paintings and artists and share them with friends. You can also browse the painting collections of the best museums in the world and locate them on a map.


• Browse a very large collection of painting masterpieces which have all be categorized to make browsing and searching as easy as possible.
• Easily swipe between paintings/painters/museums.
• Choose your favorite carousels and add them to the app home-screen.
• Set paintings as wallpapers, share them or save them.
• View high resolution images with the ability to zoom in.
• View museums and their collections as well and find them on a map.
• View a slideshow of paintings.
• Bookmark you favorite paintings/painters/museums.
• Links to Wikipedia page for painter/painting/museum and lets you share the link.
• Visit the official website of museums.
• Home screen widget.
• Search for paintings, painters and museums.
- Search paintings by title (e.g. Mona Lisa, Night Watch, Water Lilies, Las Meninas, etc.), medium (e.g. Oil, Canvas, etc.), period (e.g. Italian Renaissance, Art Nouveau, Impressionism, etc.), or art genre (e.g. abstract art, landscape, portrait, self-portrait, still-life, Ukiyo-e, etc.). There are over 16000 paintings available.
- Search painters by name (e.g. van Gogh, Monet, Cézanne, Matisse, da Vinci, Velázquez, El Greco, Goya, Chikanobu, etc.), period (e.g. Surrealism, Romanticism, Expressionism, Cubism, Rococo, Edo, etc.), or nationality. We have more than 900 painters.
- Search museums by name (e.g. Prado, Louvre, Ufizzi Tate Britain, Metropolitan Museum of Art, etc.), type (e.g. historical building, archeological museum, ancient art museum, etc.) and country. We provide information on more than 600 museums.


Google play license check: Used to check the application license.
Read Google service configuration: Used to display museum on a map.
Full network access, view network connections: Used to fetch content/ads/maps.
Set wallpaper, adjust wallpaper size: Used to set paintings as wallpapers.
Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage: Used to save painting images to the sdcard.
Google play billing service: Used to upgrade to the ad free version.

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Recently changed in this version

- More than 16000 paintings, 900 painters and 600 museums
- Total revamp of user interface
- Significant performance improvements

Comments and ratings for Art Academy
  • (69 stars)

    by Nataya Ayres on 07/04/2014

    Its epic lthou I've only just installed it It sounds epic though? Try it. LOL LPL

  • (69 stars)

    by William Blake on 01/04/2014


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    by Nelson Mallari on 29/03/2014


  • (69 stars)

    by prihatin karmeni on 23/03/2014

    No Miro, da Vinci? Surrealism?

  • (69 stars)

    by Aaron Taylor on 17/03/2014

    With the update, this app is flawless. The small glitches I had before are fixed and browsing is much more enjoyable than it was before. Altogether just so so much better.

  • (69 stars)

    by Courtney K on 12/03/2014

    Love it...great way to explore art where ever you may be.

  • (69 stars)

    by John Arley Burns on 11/03/2014