The Future of Art Technology

  • 19 Nov 2015
  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Kendall College of Art and Design, 17 Pearl ST NW, Grand Rapids, MI
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Date: Thursday, November 19, 2015


5:00 pm - Registration
5:30 pm - Networking
6:00 pm - Presentation
7:00 pm - Technology Demos

Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD)
Fed Galleries (1st Floor)

17 Pearl ST NW, Grand Rapids, MI

Parking Ramps and Street Meters (nearby Pearl/Ionia Ramp $3 if entered after 5pm)

Art is how we tell stories.
Art is how we express our thoughts, emotions, and dreams.
Art changes how we perceive the world.
However, Technology is changing every industry, including Art...

Come join aimWest for a fascinating panel discussion about how technology is changing the past, present, and future of Art!

This "Future of Art Technology" event will be sure to open your mind to new thoughts, concepts, issues, and opportunities that you did not even know existed!

"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see." - Edgar Degas

aimWest learning events are open to all and well attended by a mix of business/entrepreneurs, marketing people, technology professionals, recruiters, and creatives, so be sure to register early!
Feel free to invite friends that may be interested in this topic as well!



Alaina Clarke
Society of North American Goldsmiths, Conference Program Manager
(Past: West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (WMCAT))
How technology is changing the "Entrepreneur/Independent" art scene.

Michele Bosak
Kendall College of Art and Design, Curator of Exhibitions
How technology is changing the "Formal" art scene.

Scott Pell
Old Geek / Young Geek, podcast co-host
Video Game enthusiast and storyteller
How Movie & Video Game technology is creating a new "Interactive" art form.  

Future Art Technology

Zebra Imaging - 3D Holographic Prints zebra_hologram

Oculus Rift oculus_inside

Google Cardboard google_outside

Samsung Gear VR samsung_outside  

A special thanks to our event sponsors, which allows aimWest to secure venues, offer complimentary hors d’oeuvres:

Venue Sponsor

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Annual Sponsors

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RCM Technologies
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IP Consulting, Inc.
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Interested in sponsoring this aimWest event? See our Sponsor Page for more information or contact Tim VanderMel, Sponsorship Chair, at 616-259-4625 or

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