MoMA's New iPad App Is Fabulous and Free

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Nov. 19 2010 1:36 PM

MoMA's New iPad App Is Fabulous and Free

To go along with their acclaimed

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, MoMA has released

, and it's just as vibrant and innovative as one would expect. The app includes videos that explain

, along with key works and information about the artists who made up the core of the movement. There's even an interactive map that includes important landmarks in abstract impressionist history, like

, where Barnett Newman and many other future abstract expressionist successes took classes. Below is a video of a cat exploring the MoMA app. If it's good enough for Judi the cat, it's good enough for you.

 

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