A new art education app from Mount ICT has been released. The Van Gogh Art Essentials for iPhone and iPad is a virtual museum app that exhibits the work of Vincent van Gogh; it contains hundreds of high quality (HD) art pictures and a concise biography of Vincent van Gogh.
The artworks are divided into 6 periods and 6 categories. The Van Gogh biography is discussed in 6 chapters, referring to the painting periods. All artworks come with detailed educational information: Title; Month and year painted; Size; Material; Museum/ownership.Van Gogh Art Essentials stands out by a very high picture quality (also after zoom). Pictures may be viewed both in thumbnail (overview) and in full-screen. Because of the high ease of use the App is suited for all ages; it is attractive to the connoisseur as well as the layman for its extensive educational information.
The App has many options to share pictures with others: by E-mail, Facebook and Twitter. Moreover, it is possible to save favorite pictures to the Photolibrary and to easily create a catalogue of favorites.
Van Gogh Art Essentials is a universal App, suitable for iPhone, iPad, iPhone5, iPad-mini and iPad retina-ready. To view the content, no internet/wifi is required.
1) Earliest paintings
2) Nuenen – Antwerp
3) Still lifes
English, Spanish, Dutch.
iOS 6.0 or later.
Pricing and Availability:
Van Gogh Art Essentials is $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Download From App Store: Van Gogh Art Essentials
Silvia Gallagher is the Head of Content for AvatarGeneration. Her background is in online learning, virtual worlds, and educational games. In her spare time she likes riding bikes over mountains and playing around with new technology.