CREATE 2017 will be held on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at the August Wilson Center in Downtown Pittsburgh.
Call for Artists Now Open! Learn More and Nominate or Apply Today. Nominations & Applications Due February 15, 2017
In the heart of Pittsburgh’s Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival
June 1, 2017
Join the Pittsburgh Technology Council for CREATE 2017, an all-day Creative Industries Festival kicking off the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival opening weekend. CREATE is a mashup of creativity, technology, art and ingenuity, showcasing the year’s most innovative work in the Creative Industries.
The CREATE Festival features three main events: IdeaFest, an afternoon of conversations and performances centered on creativity and innovation; the Innovation Salon, the nine-hour interactive exhibition and marketplace, showcasing some of the coolest creative projects of the year, and hosting hourly hands-on, maker workshops; and the CREATE Awards Party, a special cocktail mixer in the Innovation Salon followed by a celebration of our CREATORS-of-the-Year, Co-CREATORs and the best work in the Creative Industries this year.
2017 AGENDA (Subject to Change):
Noon: Festival Opening
12-9pm: Innovation Salon, Ground Floor and Street, August Wilson Center
1-5pm: IdeaFest, August Wilson Center Stage
5-6pm: Three Rivers Arts Festival Juried Art Exhibition Special Reception Preview, Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Education Center, 805 Liberty Avenue
6-9pm: CREATE Party, Innovation Salon and August Wilson Center Stage
2016 Best of the Creative Industries
The Pittsburgh Technology Council is thrilled to announce the CREATE Festival's 2016 BEST OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES!
See the highlights from 2016 festival now!
CREATE 2017 PRESENTING & CHAMPION NETWORK SPONSORS:
Supporting Network Sponsor:
Official Broadband & Technology Sponsor: Comcast Business
Network Partners: Animal | Community Elf | FortyX80 | TechShop | Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Supporting Network Partners: Chatham Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship | C-Leveled | Carnegie Museum of Art | Reed Smith | Neil Richmond Photography