Editorial Feature

Highlights: Aug 7 - Aug 11

This week on Google Arts & Culture

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The Paintings of Fanny Sanín
Fanny Sanín is a Colombian artist who evokes a sense of calm with her methodical use of blocky shapes and simple color choice. Discover more about her life and geometrical abstraction style in this new exhibit.

Cattle Keepers of the Sudan
Explore the culture and way of life of the Dinka people and the fascinating traditions centered around their cattle. This exhibit captures the Dinka identity with a collection of stunning photographs by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher.

The Matrilineal Traditions of Khasi Women
These stories from Khasi Women give an insight into a society where children inherit their mother's surname, married men live with their mother-in-laws and property passes from mother to daughter.

Urban Exploration with David De Rueda
Discover what it's like to walk around disused WWII bunkers and other-worldy power stations in remote locations. With this photography series by urban explorer David De Rueda, you can get a glimpse inside unusual places that have been abandoned for years.

Artist of the Week

Explore Paul Cézanne
Paul Cézanne was a French Post-Impressionist painter renowned for his characteristic brushstroke style. Matisse and Picasso both are said to have claimed he "is the father of us all" because of his influential techniques.

Best of Street View

Explore the Pyramids of Egypt
Take a virtual tour of the Pyramids of Giza. The Great Pyramid is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and was the tallest man-made structure in the world for over 3,800 years.

Featured Project

We Wear Culture
Discover the stories behind what we wear and explore everything from fashion movements and iconic trend-setters, to intricate craftsmanship and traditional dress.

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