What People Are Saying about CREATE 2015

“It’s a national art and technology festival with over 40 interactive events and programs,” Create Festival Director Kim Chestney. “A convening of some of the nation’s most esteemed creative industry leaders and, most importantly, a showcase of nearly 50 of the most innovative tech projects this year.”
CBS, Pittsburgh

"I SO enjoyed Pittsburgh. The conference was full of interesting people and content, the arts organizations I visited were world class, and the city's culture of philanthropy and deep support for the arts was very refreshing. " ~Jaime Austin, Zero1 Garage, San Jose

"CREATE definitely has the potential of becoming the SXSW of the cross section of Visual Art and Innovative Technology." ~Emmanuel Fritz, Bass Structures, Milwaukee

"I had a great time and enjoyed meeting new people and new friends. It was a very well put conference, and the food was amazing!" ~Astrid Toha, Artist, Providence

"Thanks so much for inviting me to be part of this unbelievable feat of organization and vision. I met some fabulous people and got so much great food for thought." Sandi Carroll, Actress/Producer, Baltimore  

Inaugural CREATE Festival Promises to Excite

Innovative CREate event to be part of annual Three Rivers Arts Festival
Pairing art, technology mission of CREATE festival in Pittsburgh

Check out highlights from CREATE 2015!

CREATE Festival and the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival Announce Unprecedented Partnership for 2015 Festival

Innovative CREate event to be part of annual Three Rivers Arts Festival

This year's Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival, a 10-day Pittsburgh tradition in its 56th year, will feature a new “Create” festival, along with other new features and the standard annual favorites. Create 2015, from June 10 to 12, brings together innovators from around the country to inspire each other and come up with new ideas. Create offers a lineup of arts and tech workshops, panels and performances with topics ranging from robotics, fine art, film and television to animation, held in rooms at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown. Create is a project of the Creative Industries Network as an initiative of the Pittsburgh Technology Council. READ THE FULL STORY ON THE TRIBUNE REVIEW.