Abbozzo Gallery and Virtual Reality

Abbozzo Gallery and Virtual Reality

How to see Abbozzo Gallery’s Exhibitions in Virtual Reality, hosted by our friends at ArtGate VR:

– Open your preferred Web browser (Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera etc.)

– Go to https://www.artgatevr.com/

– Click on the ‘Download’ section at the top of the page

– Scroll down and select the download option for the corresponding platform to your computer (PC, Mac, or your Virtual Reality Device e.g Oculus Quest 2, Oculus Rift etc.)

– Clicking the ‘Download on PC (or Mac)” button will begin the download process on your computer. A folder icon will appear at the bottom of your browser page, indicating the download’s progress

FOR PC:

– Once the download is completed (wait 2-3 minutes), double click the folder icon

– This will open the file on your computer’s download section. Double click on the ‘Art Gate VR’ folder; then the sub-folder marked ‘Art Gate VR’

– If an option bar pops up with options to ‘Extract all’, ‘Run’ and ‘Cancel’ appears, click on ‘Extract all’

– Click ‘Extract’ once more on the following option bar

– After about 30 seconds the extraction will be complete, and the ‘Art Gate VR’ folder will reappear. Double click on it and then double click on the ‘Art Gate VR’ icon

– Click ‘Run’ on the following option bar if it does not open automatically

– The program will open, and you will be able to pick a name and a color for your avatar

– When inside the program, go towards the ‘Abbozzo Gallery’ virtual door. If this door cannot be found, press the spacebar, and look the exhibition options

FOR MACINTOSH:

-Find ArtGate VR in your ‘Downloads’ or ‘Applications’ Folder

-Click ‘ArtGateVR’ and the application should open

– The program will open, and you will be able to pick a name and a color for your avatar

– When inside the program, go towards the ‘Abbozzo Gallery’ virtual door. If this door cannot be found, press the spacebar, and look the exhibition options and scroll until you find us!

IF YOU FIND YOU ARE HAVING TROUBLE WITH THE APPLICATION PLEASE DON’T HESITATE TO CALL US AT ABBOZZO GALLERY AND ONE OF OUR STAFF CAN WALK YOU THROUGH THE PROCESS