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American Indian App

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian features a mobile application for “Infinity of Nations,” a permanent exhibition of collection treasures on view at the museum’s Heye Center in New York City. Representing the museum’s commitment to strengthening the Native American voice worldwide, the app is available in English and Spanish and highlights 60 objects of Native art and culture. The Infinity of Nations app is available at the iTunes App Store for free download globally. Museum visitors can also borrow free players at the museum to use the app.

 

Free iPhone - iPad - iPod Touch App

 

In this mobile guide to the exhibition, you will experience the tremendous scope of the museum’s collections, representing the length and breadth of the Americas. It is narrated in English by actor Wes Studi (Cherokee) and offers a tour of the exhibition organized by regional sections. Instead of a number-code system, visitors will be able to move through the exhibition via maps and object drawings and select highlighted works. It is the first mobile app for the museum and is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

 

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Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collection of the National Museum of the American Indian is a comprehensive exhibit that encompasses Native cultures, traditions and art, it includes some 700 works and spans the hemisphere, from prehistory to the present day. The free “Infinity of Nations” mobile app was sponsored by Barbara and James Block. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in New York, the George Gustav Heye Center, is located at One Bowling Green in New York City, across from Battery Park. The museum is free and open every day (except Dec. 25) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursdays until 8 p.m. For info visit www.americanindian.si.edu.