Van Gogh’s The Night Cafe virtual reality: VR project goes inside painting (VIDEO).

Walk Inside Van Gogh’s The Night Cafe With This Incredible Virtual Reality Display (Video)

Walk Inside Van Gogh’s The Night Cafe With This Incredible Virtual Reality Display (Video)

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May 24 2015 8:22 AM

Inside Van Gogh’s The Night Cafe

No, really—inside it.

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Photo illustration by Slate.

While most virtual reality seeks to take us on more realistic adventures, one programmer wants to take us on some abstract ones: like actually visiting Vincent van Gogh’s The Night Cafe. One can only hope this technology will eventually give us the ability to play poker with dogs.​

Jim Festante is an actor/writer in Los Angeles and regular video contributor to Slate. He is the author of the Image Comics miniseries The End Times of Bram and Ben.