locatia is a progressive web application that allows people to view, buy, and sell geolocated digital art through AR.
locatia is a progressive web app (PWA). A PWA is a website that you can install on your phone by adding it to your home screen. You can also install it on your desktop/laptop.
to download to a mobile device, go to https://art.locatia.app. Find the add to homescreen button and the app will install on your phone!
to download to desktop/Laptop, go to https://art.locatia.app. Find the install button on the right side of the search bar as shown below. Click install and the app will be installed on your computer.
once you have installed the application on your mobile device, you can open the app to go and see art.
the navigation bar contains three buttons: home, dropped art, and your art.
if you are within 15 meters of the art, the “AR“ and “Buy“ buttons will be activated! Sometimes you will need to refresh the page to activate.
when you drop art, you are creating a listing on the locatia marketplace. the listing contains the following information:
note - plus codes are used to address any location on earth.
locatia is a platform for artists to create and sell geolocated digital art.
to get started, you will need to create a wallet. locatia uses metamask to create wallets. metamask is a browser extension that allows you to interact with the polygon blockchain. you can download metamask here. Never give your seed phrase to anyone!
is is recommended that you use the testnet site mumbai.locatia.app to learn this process.
the metadata structure is a json file that contains information about your art and is critical to AR object rendering and initial geolocation. the metadata structure is as follows:
once you have created your art and tested artwork on the testnet, you can apply to be listed on locatia. please fill out this form.
locatia is built on the polygon blockchain. polygon is a layer 2 solution for ethereum.
you can list either ERC721 or ERC1155 on the locatia app