The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and Snap Inc. launch LACMA × Snapchat: Monumental Perspectives
Artists and technologists collaborate to create five new augmented reality monuments exploring history and representation across Los Angeles
Initiative rolls out with dynamic schedule of programs including panels, podcasts, and a docuseries
(Los Angeles, CA—April 13, 2021) The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), in collaboration with Snap Inc., today introduces the first collection of LACMA × Snapchat: Monumental Perspectives projects. This multi-year initiative brings together local artists and technologists to create virtual monuments that explore just some of the histories of Los Angeles communities in an effort to highlight perspectives from across the region. These augmented reality monuments were built using Snapchat’s technology and are available to experience starting today.