Posts tagged Cultural preservation
Creating a life for lost culture — how are digital technologies helping to preserve art?

In 2015, The Economist put together a project called RecoVR: Mosul, which collaboratively used the work already done by Project Mosul to create a virtual tour of the museum itself. Users spoke of the feeling of empathy they got from the VR tour as an ordinary museum visitor, walking through the galleries and viewing ancient statues, carvings, ceramics and architecture that no longer existed in physical form.

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