Korea’s AI·VR Smart Museums in 2021

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Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently announced that they selected 104 art museums for its ‘2021 Smart Museum’ initiative. 86 public and 18 private museums will provide visitors with experience infused with artificial intelligence (AR) and virtual reality (VR) technologies. The government has categorized the funding into specifically (1) creating technologically integrated culture content, (2) building smart museums, and (3) creating online content. As exciting as it seems, what impact can we expect from this initiative?  At the National Museum of Korea, people can see 3D modelling recreations of famous traditional paintings from the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1897) such…...

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Jiwon Kim Jiwon is an Online Community Manager at Drizzlin Media, a digital marketing agency 'humanizing brands'. She is passionate about Strategy, Data Analysis and Data Visualization. She writes articles mainly about Artificial Intelligence in Korea.