Art Meets Technology at NJ’s Digital Atelier

March 26, 2014 at 1:29 pm

NJTV‘s Maddie Orton visits the Digital Atelier.

At the Digital Atelier in Mercerville, creating sculptures is something out of a sci-fi film, replacing hands and chisels with computer-operated machinery and lasers.

“Essentially, we’re a large-scale-model-making business. We run everything via digital files, transposing that into what we can use on machines to do the same thing that was done for years by hand,” explains Jon Lash, president and CEO of the Digital Atelier.

Clients include artists like Jeff Koons and Kiki Smith, and companies like Disney/Pixar.

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