TORONTO and GENEVA, May 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ARHT Media Inc. ("ARHT") (TSXV:ART), the global leader in the development, production and distribution of high-quality, low latency hologram and digital content, has been named the Official HoloPresence™ Partner at Art Basel Hong Kong, running from May 19th through the 23rd, 2021.
This is the ninth edition of Art Basel Hong Kong and for the first-time gallerists located in Singapore, Geneva and New York will be able to present art from their booths as a live hologram in Hong Kong. The ARHT HOLOPRESENCE™ SHOWROOM @ Art Basel Hong Kong will feature gallerists from Singapore, Switzerland, and the United States life sized and life like with no noticeable latency – as though they are actually in Hong Kong.
A photo accompanying this announcement is available at https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/e01a57d9-d067-4584-bc31-cf8d63ebe727.
Adeline Ooi, Director Asia, Art Basel said: "This experiment with live hologram technology at our Hong Kong show is the latest example of our efforts to innovate using digital technologies. We hope the live hologram feature will further enrich the virtual dimension of our show, which takes place in a hybrid format bridging the digital and the physical. As ever, we are committed to finding new ways to enhance our platforms and initiatives to better support our galleries, connecting them with new and existing audiences across the world, both in person and digitally."
“This is a perfect use case for our technology,” commented ARHT CEO Larry O’Reilly, “And having our services showcased with Art Basel’s buyers and sellers will be so great for our brand. The art world continues to embrace technology as we have recently witnessed with the exploding popularity of NFT’s.”
About ARHT Media
ARHT Media's patented HoloPresence technology is a complete end-to-end solution that creates a sense of presence for audiences – as though the holographic presenter was actually live in the room. With no noticeable latency, ARHT Media makes two-way live communication with a 3D holographic presenter anywhere in the world possible. We can also playback pre-recorded content and 3D animations on our HoloPresence displays to deliver rich holographic experiences. Add to this our capability to stream the same content online on our premium Virtual Global StageTM.
ARHT Media trades under the symbol "ART" on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange.
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ARHT MEDIA NAMED OFFICIAL HOLOPRESENCE™ PARTNER AT ART BASEL HONG KONG MAY 19 – 23, 2021 Director of the STPI – Creative Workshop & Gallery, Singapore, Emi EU Live from Singapore at the ARHT HOLOPRESENCE™ SHOWROOM