On the occasion of International Museums Day 2021, the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) has launched the Audio-Visual Guide App. The app will enable museum viewers to listen to anecdotes and stories related to the Indian modern art exhibited at the Gallery. It has been launched to provide a better way of viewing the museum to visitors. International Museums Day is observed every year on 18 May.
National Gallery of Modern Art:
- It was founded in 1954.
- It is the premier art gallery under the Ministry of Culture.
- It has a collection of art of more than 2000 artists.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Minister of State (IC) of the Ministry of Culture: Prahalad Singh Patel.