Finding a sense of place in Limbo
What does it mean to be from somewhere? When does a place become home? How does our emotional connection to a place change when we experience it only in our memories or our minds?
Reconstructing Krishna: Divinity on display in three dimensions
A new art exhibition with mixed reality experiences at the Cleveland Museum of Art offers a fresh look at an ancient tale—and unveils a breathtaking vision for the future of how we experience art and history.
Digitally preserving and restoring Ancient Olympia as it stood over 2,000 years ago
Ancient Olympia is home to institutions and ideals that have shaped the world as we know it. Now, Ancient Olympia: Common Grounds—a new collaboration between the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and Microsoft—is harnessing AI to digitally preserve and restore this rich site for future generations by bringing its structures and cultural impact to life like never before.
With curiosity and technology, these artists explore the “spirit of being”
What does it mean to be alive in an era where technology, media, economic disparity, diversity, global health, and the climate crisis are part of our everyday lives and conversations? Meet six pioneering artists who are using technology to explore these themes in Spirit of Being, a virtual and in-person immersive art experience hosted by The Microsoft Garage in partnership with cultural agency Hatchers.
Immerse yourself in the mind and process of Sol LeWitt
Sol LeWitt’s larger-than-life wall drawings are acclaimed around the world. He influenced an entire generation of artists as a founder of Conceptual and Minimal art. And now, thanks to a new app, art lovers can get an unprecedented inside look at his life and work.
A new museum celebrates hip hop as an art form
Construction kicks off in the Bronx for the Universal Hip Hop Museum, a groundbreaking institution tracing the history and cultural impact of hip hop.
What is the future of theater?
Meet four storytellers transforming the future of immersive theater. They’re using the internet of things (IoT) to create an interactive experience where the audience becomes part of the show.
An indigenous language finds new life with AI
Find out how AI is helping revitalize te reo Māori, the language of New Zealand's indigenous community, and building a bridge to the past.
Fusing art, science, and tech to turn “what if?” into reality
What if humans and computers could work together to make us more aware of the world around us—and help us tackle critical issues from climate change to emotional health? Meet the innovators exploring this question, and a range of new possibilities, with tech-infused art.