Google’s ‘Art Selfie’ is now available in South Africa

Good news, everyone. You can now find your art doppelganger online thanks to Google’s Arts & Culture app’s latest update.

The update activates the Art Selfie feature globally, which allows users to find their art lookalike from Google’s wealth of cached historical and contemporary artwork.

Art Selfie first launched in January in the US, and for a moment became one of the internet’s strangest memes… largely because it wasn’t very good.

Google thought some users’ dogs we’re similar to paintings of men, while one user in particular was likened to a caricature of Mark Wahlberg.

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2018-10-23T21:06:54+00:00