Need a New Zoom Background? This Museum Has You Covered

  • April 01, 2020 14:32

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Thomas Moran, Fiercely the Red Sun Descending
North Carolina Museum of Art
John James Audubon, Common American Swan, from Birds of America.
North Carolina Museum of Art

For people with stay-at-home orders shifting to Zoom and other virtual meeting apps, the North Carolina Museum of Art has created a suite of images for use as artistic Zoom backgrounds.

Art from the museum's Italian Altar Piece Gallery and Contemporary Gallery, featuring works by Mickalene Thomas and Lorna Simpson, can be downloaded for free. Choose Monet's peaceful Giverny scene, or a graceful swan by John James Audubon.

Due to its closure during the COVID-19 pandemic, NCMA offers the backdrop images so that all can enjoy the #museumfromhome online and through social media.

Master of Latour Triptych. The Annunciation with Saints and Donors.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Van der Ast, Still Life with Basket of Fruit
North Carolina Museum of Art

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