Second Canvas

Universal app: iPad + iPhone + Android (smartphones & tablets)

  • Super-zoom to explore 8 artworks masterpieces with the best quality and discover hidden details. You will be able to zoom-in beyond the naked eye, up to the brushstroke level, and see the crackle, thanks to their Gigapixel resolution.
  • Infrared, X-ray and Ultraviolet vision for these paintings, also in ultra-HD resolution, to reveal the drawing under the painting and discover the "pentimenti", even on the tiniest details.
  • Discover amazing stories on all Thyssen-Bornemisza masterpieces, detail by detail, told by museum experts: learn about the characters, symbology, technique, or the artist signature.
  • Tell your own stories on social media, selecting the details you want to share in super-high resolution.
  • Connect your iPad/iPhone to your TV at home (via AirPlay, cable) or to the projector at school to see the painting in full screen while interacting with your touch device.
  • Download the details with their stories so they can be accessed even when you’re offline or in airplane mode.

Want to jump into a painting and experience art? The app is already available for iPad, iPhone, tablet and smartphone Android devices.

AppStore Get it on Google Play


Some screenshots about the app and its posibilities.