Dolby Laboratories is showcasing an installation of the works of 22 international artists and designers within the atrium lobby of its San Francisco headquarters. Debuting during SF Design Week 2017 on June 15, the Dolby Art Series provides an interpretation of the company’s iconic double-D logo and will be on view through July 15. The works will ultimately be installed across Dolby’s global network of offices and workplaces, providing a unique platform for artists to realize their projects.
“Art can play an important role as a communication tool to inspire people to get excited about science,” said participating artist Branden Collins of Young Never Sleep Studio. “I admire Dolby’s dedication to the art community and passion for educating people about the value and beauty of science and technology.”
Hailing from London, Thailand, Poland, Japan and the United States, participating artists and designers include Can Buyukberber, Rob Lowe / Supermundane, Sawdust, Volvox Labs, GMUNK, Gretel, Skip Hursh, Michael Paul Young, onformative, Dave McLeod, Logan, Sara Andreasson, Territory, Daniel Freytag, Eddie Opara / Pentagram, Field, Reza Ali, Young Never Sleep, Experimental Jetset, Motoi Shito, Man vs. Machine, and Mucho.
“Throughout our history, we’ve applied our innovations to help creative artists produce extraordinary experiences,” said Vince Voron, vice president and executive creative director at Dolby. “As was the case with the installations in our headquarters, we wanted art that can inspire our global employees and connote our passion for advancing the science of sight and sound through creativity, innovation and invention.”