MEANINGFUL ART AT A HOTEL … CONFERENCE

MEANINGFUL ART AT A HOTEL … CONFERENCEAttending conferences and expositions on behalf of NINE dot ARTS has provided multiple opportunities to connect with the clients and artists that support and grow our business. While our focus at these events is always geared toward forming new relationships, strengthening existing ones, and absorbing as much content as possible, we’re often underwhelmed by the experiential strategies designed to attract and engage conference attendees.

While canvas tote bags can come in handy for future grocery store runs, these types of giveaways don’t usually achieve their intended goal: to create a memorable moment that prompts you to pick up the phone and reach out.

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Taking a Closer Look at the Importance of Your Art Vision

We spend a lot of time talking with our clients about the importance of vision when crafting an art program.

A strong vision gives art purpose and meaning. It guides our art consultants and curators in creating memorable experiences that say something about who you are and what matters to you and your customers, guests, residents or visitors.

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Good Art is Good Business

Examining the State of the Art Consulting & Curating Business

Over the course of the nine-plus years we have worked with clients to create meaningful art experiences, the tone and conversation that surrounds art has shifted.

Not that long ago, businesses were applauded for simply including art in their project. Today, many of our clients have formed a new appreciation for the power of art, considering its impact on the experience of a space much earlier in the development process and working closely with NINE dot ARTS consultants and curators to create an expression of their vision, their values and their brand narrative.

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Curator Conversations: Grant Adams

As NINE dot ARTS’ fourth employee, Grant Adams has seen, heard, and curated it all. Since joining NINE dot ARTS as an arts administrator in 2011, he’s evolved into a senior member of our curating team, overseeing projects for healthcare, multi-family residential and hospitality clients.

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Installing a Powerful Art Experience to Remember

Since our launch in 2010, we’ve had the opportunity to curate hundreds of art installations for NINE dot ARTS clients in 34 states and four countries.

Whether it’s a singular, commissioned original piece that infuses a space with meaning and substance, or a community-wide activation that repositions a neighborhood as an arts destination, every project fosters a sense of excitement and joy that’s different by the installation and impossible to replicate.

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Art with Intention

How Art Curation Tells a Brand’s Story

Have you ever walked through an office building’s courtyard with a fascinating sculpture on your way to an appointment? Or down an airy corridor with engaging artwork on the walls? What about entering a hotel lobby only to find a one-of-a-kind chandelier hanging overhead, throwing millions of rainbows on the ground below?

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Field Day: Inspiring Denver’s Next Generation of Artists

Not a day goes by when our team of art consultants and curators aren’t inspired by the creativity of Denver’s arts scene. We consider ourselves fortunate to belong to such a supportive community that believes in art’s power to generate ideas, make connections and tell stories.

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First Things First: Crafting a Vision for Your Art Experience

Since launching NINE dot ARTS over nine years ago, we have curated hundreds of art experiences that have helped transform our clients’ spaces and communities across the U.S. and different parts of the world.

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The Visual Artists Rights Act

In 1981, Richard Serra’s Tilted Arc sculpture in New York City’s Federal Plaza became the center of debate on Artist rights. Federal Plaza employees saw his curving wall of raw steel measuring 120-feet long and 12-feet high as ugly and oppressive.

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