Festival of Arts Undergoes Historic Renovation

LAGUNA BEACH, CA – July 6, 2017 –This year the Festival of Arts will celebrate its 85th anniversary in a newly renovated facility unveiled just in time for the Festival’s art exhibit opening the first week in July. The exhibit space, built in 1964, art center and concert stage area has undergone a major transformation that makes its grand debut this summer. “We…






THE ACADEMY AND POLICH TALLIX FINE ART FOUNDRY REVIVE THE ART OF OSCAR® STATUETTES

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy announced today that Polich Tallix Fine Art Foundry, based in Rock Tavern, New York, will exclusively create its iconic Oscar® statuettes, starting with the 88th Academy Awards®.  In a process that returns to the Oscar’s fine art roots, the statuettes will now be hand-cast in bronze before receiving its 24-karat gold finish. “With the…






FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND PROMISES A WEEKEND OF ART AND ENTERTAINMENT DURING THE SILVER SCREAM FILM AND COMICS FESTIVAL

SILVER SCREAM FILM AND COMIC FESTIVAL, presented by Famous Monsters, is looking for the next generation of great genre storytellers so their creations can be shared with the world! The purpose of the annual SILVER SCREAM FILM AND COMIC FESTIVAL is to cherry-pick burgeoning creative talent and provide an industry spotlight for the best in genre storytelling — horror, sci-fi,…






OTOY unveils OctaneRender 3: Massive upgrade to the world’s best GPU renderer defines the state of the art for VFX in films, games and beyond

Cloud graphics company, OTOY Inc., today delivered its largest update ever across its entire product line with the announcement of OctaneRender 3, OctaneVR, OctaneRender Cloud services, and the open source ORBX media file format for HTML5, VR and AR platforms designed to provide artists with the most versatile suite of rendering technologies possible. OctaneRender 3 OctaneRender 3 transforms the world’s…