NEW YORK, March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Artbit announced the release of its eponymously named app for iPhone® and Android today that's changing the way we interact with art. With advanced image recognition capabilities, Artbit can identify everything from street art to oil paintings, while providing fun facts, unique insights and opportunities for social interactions.
The revolutionary app can identify over a million works of art from across the globe and counting. Simply aim, point, and click to instantly reveal detailed information on the piece, the artist, and their life's work. Love a piece that isn't recognized? Simply add it to Artbit's living, breathing archive. And with built-in sharing and discovery options, Artbit is a powerful and engaging social forum that brings art to life in galleries, museums, and anywhere people enjoy art. Imagine Shazam and Wikipedia had an art-loving baby. This is Artbit—taking the art world to the 21st century, leveraging the power of the crowd to create the world's largest art discovery platform.
In addition to enriching the art experience for consumers, Artbit enables artists, galleries, and venues to upload their artworks to the Artbit database and mapping feature, providing a valuable exposure platform for them with unprecedented access to worldwide art enthusiasts.
Artbit allows the world to:
- Instantly recognize artwork with a simple point and click from their phone
- Discover fascinating facts and stories behind over a million works of art
- Capture and share their favorite art with others around the world
- Find nearby art venues and exhibitions
Pricing and Availability
Artbit is a mobile app and online platform that makes art more fun and engaging for both art lovers and the casual consumer, and provides artists and galleries new ways to reach a global audience. Led by a team of high-tech art enthusiasts, the company's vision is to bring art into people's lives. Located in Tel Aviv, Israel, Artbit is led by a world-class team of entrepreneurs Ofer Atir, Yoram Ben Zvi, Zachi Diner and Stav Avrahami.