We use computer vision, deep learning algorithms, and sensor fusion, much like you’d find in self-driving cars.
Just kidding–that’s Amazon.
This thing just grabs an image by searching the Met’s API. For an element of surprise, it randomly grabs a material, the method by which it sorts, and the number of results (and the page number) to return.
If you find yourself really enjoying results for, say,
color lithographs, click the
more like this button to increase the prevalence going forward.
In February, the Met released hundreds of thousands of photos of art. In doing so, they both inspired this project as a means to absorb more art and made it possible. Thank you.