Roland DG Sponsors World's Largest Digital Art Battle
06/13/2018 Events & Tradeshows, Digital Printing
The LIMITS Digital Art Battle World Grand Prix 2018 was held at Shibuya Hikarie Hall (Hall-A) in Tokyo over the May 12-13 weekend. Roland DG sponsored the event to support the creative activities of artists utilizing digital technology, and also assisted with the production of official merchandise.
STEAM Education on the Rise in China
05/16/2018 Events & Tradeshows, Digital Printing, 3D Digital Fabrication
A new approach to learning called STEAM education is growing in popularity throughout China and Roland DG’s sales and marketing subsidiary in China, Roland DG China (DGC), is playing a key role in its implementation. To find out more about this initiative, we talked with Cheng Qi, marketing manager at DGC.
Shared Factory Makers’ Base Offers New Way to Experience Fabrication at Shopping Centers – Part 2
02/13/2018 Digital Printing, Events & Tradeshows
Membership-based factory Makers’ Base recently launched its new permanent shop Makers’ Base Chiba in the JUNNU wing of the Sogo Chiba department store in Chiba, Japan. Continuing from the first part of this blog series, Junpei Matsuda (photo, above), COO of Makers’ Inc., talked about the services available at Makers’ Base Chiba, as well as plans for the future.
Shared Factory Makers’ Base Offers New Way to Experience Fabrication at Shopping Centers – Part 1
02/07/2018 Digital Printing, Events & Tradeshows
Sogo Chiba, a department store located in Chiba, Japan, recently opened the doors to its newly refurbished JUNNU shopping wing and held the “JUNNU Christmas Night” opening event on December 8, 2017. Makers’ Base, a membership-based shared factory featured in previous editions of the Imagine blog*, opened Makers’ Base Chiba, a permanent shop at the refurbished JUNNU wing. On the day of the opening event, customers enjoyed creating customized items using photos that they brought in to the workshop.