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Unveiling the New Media Lab Identity

  AVFX Boston was hired by Sargent Production Services, to help the MIT Media Lab unveil its new visual identity designed by Michael Bierut of Pentagram, an international multidisciplinary design firm. To quote Fast Company Magazine “The new logo is an abstract set of pixel-art hieroglyphics that marry two distinctly different eras in MIT’s rich graphic design history.” See

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Rebellion 18 — Great Audience Experiences from PopTech

PopTech is the annual showcase of world-changing people, projects and ideas that convenes every fall in Camden, Maine.  The audience is a group of imaginative visionaries from many different fields who gather for a joyful, jaw-dropping, urgent, anti-disciplinary exploration of creativity in the 21st century. Now you can watch videos from PopTech: Rebellion 18 captured in HD by three

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Favorite Loading Dock Series — Milwaukee Convention Center

[This is an ongoing series. Send us your comments and suggestions.] Chris Eschweiler Freelance Projection and Presentation Specialist offered these perspectives on his Favorite Loading Dock in Milwaukee: “I was amused the first time I was told about the load-in for the Milwaukee Convention Center. With images of Skyhooks and Chinooks dancing in my head, I discovered that there’s a very

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Favorite Loading Dock Series

Milwaukee Convention Center Museum of Modern Art, NYC Barclays Center Brooklyn Renaissance in Orlando Gaylord National Harbor Casino Rama Westfields Marriott Westin Boston Waterfront                

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Hatch 2014 — Two Guys, Two Projectors and Lots of Awards

Every year hundreds of advertising agencies professionals gather for the Ad Club’s Hatch Awards (named after one of Boston’s legendary ad men). This year they braved lousy weather to see and be seen and they weren’t disappointed with the show. This was the 54th year and this was the first year AVFX Boston was involved.

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Do-It-Yourself TED Talks

Have you thought about doing your own TED Talk? We’re talking about an event for your company or organization. If you’re not familiar with TED you only have to watch one of their videos to know why they work so well. The names TED and TED Talks are the copyright of TED Conferences, LLC., so you can’t literally

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Production Coordinator / Show Assistant Positions Open

We have full-time openings in Boston and need to fill them soon. If you know someone you think would be a good candidate for this position, then please forward this link on to them. If you’re qualified, please let us know. Production Coordinator / Show Assistant Position This is an entry level position for an organized

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TEDxBoston Videos are Live

Bravo TEDxBoston! The videos are a great reminder of the event. We loved Eliot Fisk’s guitar solo. Thanks Fidelity for making this possible. We were proud to play a part.          

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Favorite Loading Dock Series—MoMa

[This is an ongoing series. Send us your comments and suggestions.] David Martinez Freelance Audio Technician with Music First Productions offered these perspectives on his Favorite Loading Dock in New York: The best loading dock I’ve ever worked on is the MoMa (Museum of Modern Art) in NYC. It elevates and lowers to deal with any height of truck. It lowers

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Honoring Boston’s Architecture in Style

Boston is very serious about it’s architectural history and recently honored ten award recipients. The Boston Preservation Alliance created this annual event to celebrate outstanding achievements in historic preservation and compatible new construction in Boston. AVFX Boston provided the AV support in historic Faneuil Hall. This meeting place has stood since 1742 and is sometimes referred to as

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