September 2011 News

ARTcation

ARTcation

In the past two years of ArtPrize, hundreds of schools brought hundreds more busses to bring more than 7,000 students to downtown Grand Rapids, all of it happening without a glitch, thanks to the logistical skills of the Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids.

ArtPrize 2011: The phenomenon unfolds today

ArtPrize 2011: The phenomenon unfolds today

ArtPrize 2011 opens today with 1,582 entries in 164 stores, restaurants, museums and public parks. That’s ArtPrize by the numbers, but numbers don’t tell the whole story of this phenomenon — both exhibition and competition — founded by Rick DeVos

Inspired By ‘Minority Report,’ Billboards Recognize Faces

Inspired By ‘Minority Report,’ Billboards Recognize Faces

[Immersive Labs] will roll out its first camera-enhanced “smart signs” this fall, equipping billboards and retail signage with the ability to tailor advertisements to the person looking at them at any given moment.

Jill Miller, Justin Holmes Join Immersive Labs

Jill Miller, Justin Holmes Join Immersive Labs

Immersive Labs, a Techstars NY company and the creators of the adaptive advertising platform for digital signs, announced today the appointment of two new members to their leadership team. Founder and CEO, Jason Sosa is being joined by Justin Holmes as Chief Technology Officer and Jill Miller, as Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing.