Wacom Americas Launches Online Creative Gallery

Built with the support of Behance, Wacom's community gallery showcases digital art and imaging to promote creative expression and sharing

Oct 02, 2013, 08:00 ET from Wacom

VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wacom announced today that its new online gallery is now live and ready for creators of digital content from virtually every discipline – art, design, illustration and photography – to post their works of art and view the work of others.  The gallery, built with the support of Behance, brings together people passionate about art, in all its forms, into a community setting that is ultimately meant to facilitate sharing and collaboration between users of Wacom creative input devices.  "We are thrilled to partner with Wacom, one of the most renowned brands in the global creative community.  Sorting the world's creative work by the Wacom tools used to create them has never been easier," said Alex Krug, Head of Business Development at Behance.  Behance, part of the Adobe family, is the leading online platform to showcase and discover creative work.

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"Our new gallery is intended to be a melting pot of digital creation and a place where owners of Wacom products can engage with each other and share their work in a casual and fun environment," said Mike Gay, Vice President of Marketing for Wacom Americas.  "Additionally, building a community gallery allows us as a company to keep in constant touch with our customers, inspiring us to continue to develop new and innovative creative tools."

As of today, over 2,000 creative artists, designers and photographers have signed up and posted work to the Wacom gallery with dozens more joining each day.     

About Wacom
Wacom's vision to bring people and technology closer together through natural interface technologies has made it the world's leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays and other digital interface solutions. The advanced technology of Wacom's intuitive input devices has been used to create some of the most exciting digital art, films, special effects, fashions and designs around the world. Wacom devices provide business and home users with the ability to explore digital content in a comfortable and natural way.

For more information, please contact:

Douglas A. Little
Sr. Public Relations Manager
Wacom Technology Services, Corp.
360-896-9833 x174