Art Museums Are Creating 3D Versions of Paintings for Visually Impaired People To Touch #ArtTuesday

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In Addition to these interpretations it would be great to touch actual 3D recreations of art. Some of those impressionist paintings are already so tactile seeming, they beg to be touched. Via My Modern Met:

Art museums across the world are making it possible for people with visual impairments to enjoy the collections they house. Through innovative, tactile versions of well-known paintings, those who are blind or have low vision can experience the work with touch. This allows them to “see” how the figures of a piece are composed and the artistic style, and, in a larger sense, it’s an opportunity for them to participate in an activity that was previously reserved only for sighted people.

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