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“An experience unlike any other”
– The New York Times
“An amazing iPad app for art lovers”
– The Huffington Post
“Art Authority has really changed art history”
– Dr. Maureen Vissat, Seton Hill University

“What if you could suddenly afford that library of luscious art books you've always wanted? What if, at the touch of a button, you could see how artists have depicted angels or demons or flowers through the ages...? Well now you can. Welcome to the amazing... Art Authority for iPad.”  Art Authority is a best-seller featured twice in the New York Times. DigitalFish developed the application and client-server architecture in collaboration with publisher Open Door Networks.


A Vast Collection, Accessible

ArtAuthority CollectionArt Authority is a comprehensive collection of works by over 1,000 of the western world's major artists, from ancient times to today. Organized by period and artist, its 60,000+ paintings and sculptures are downloaded as needed with detailed information on each work, artist, and period and rich inter-relationships.

Multiple Device Support

ArtAuthority DevicesArt Authority seamlessly supports multiple screen resolutions and rotations on both iPhone and iPad. Additional features are available on capable devices including “Art Near Me”, “Art Like This”, “SmartZoom” and sharing.

Widely Acclaimed

ArtAuthority Acclaim “Best iPad Reference App”

— App Store Rewind 2010 and 2011
“Best 25 Apps Of All Time”
— MacWorld/iWorld
“A Magical App - Five Stars - Outstanding!”

— The Mac Observer
“The gold standard for art history apps”

— ReadWriteWeb


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