“Japan’s Sakura Spots” is a smartphone application that shows on a contemporary map the approximate locations of cherry blossoms depicted in artworks. Use it to rediscover the beauty of Japan while comparing how cherry blossoms looked then and today.
The location information displayed in this app is based on holding museums’ databases. We expect the number of pieces and cooperating museums to gradually increase. The app’s great for people who are looking for cherry blossom picnic spots, or for those who just want to view beautiful cherry blossom images from time to time.
While this app was developed so that users can both experience Japan’s iconic cherry blossoms and grow more familiar with the artists who have skillfully depicted the country’s beauty, don't forget that seeing the actual artworks is the best way to truly get in touch with the artists’ sensibilities. On the artwork information screens one finds a link to the homepage of the museum at which the piece is held. After enjoying them on your smartphone, while not plan a trip to see it for yourself?
The images and text in this application belong to the holding museums. Duplication and unauthorized copying is prohibited.
Notes Regarding Use
• The location information displayed in this application is approximate. It is not made for determining the exact locations of places depicted in works.
• While the images and other information in this application regarding a work are provided by the museum at which it is held, the work might not be on permanent display. Since exhibitions change, please check with the museum before visiting whether the work that you want to see is on display.
• Direct or indirect losses that arise when using this application are not the responsibility of the holding museums or the company that offers this application.
Pro hodnocení programu se prosím nejprve přihlaste