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.
Explore the Arctic through the eyes of the narwhal
A new immersive experience invites visitors deep under water to consider the narwhal with HoloLens technology.
Explore WWII’s French Resistance in mixed reality
HoloLens brings the historic Liberation of Paris to life on its 75th anniversary at the Museum of the Liberation of Paris.
The making of “Hollywood Dream Machines”
Go behind the scenes to see how the Petersen Automotive Museum uses mixed reality to showcase iconic cars from sci-fi and fantasy.
“Hollywood Dream Machines” brings iconic cars to life
At the Petersen Automotive Museum, mixed reality gives fans an inside look at the iconic cars from Back to the Future and Halo.