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Offices

Corporate Headquarters
955 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA, 02139
USA

People

CEO & Board of Dirtector
Founder
Chief Scientist, VP of Engineering
Vice President of Sales and New Business Development
Vice President of Finance/Controller
Board of Directors
Board Member
Board Member
Chief Marketing Officer

Acquisitions

Tinder Plugins, 2/2010
wondertouch, 11/2009
SpeedSix Software, 1/2009

Funding

TOTAL $22.4M
FUNDING TOTAL $22.4M
Venture Round, 1/2008
Insight Venture Partners
Venture Round, 7/2008
$22.4M

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GenArts

GenArts is a provider of specialized visual effects software for the film, broadcast and video industries. Founded in 1996 in Cambridge, Mass. by digital artist and computer scientist Karl Sims, GenArts develops and markets tools for high-end visual effects creation at studio, broadcast and post-production facilities of all sizes around the world.

GenArts’ solutions have been used extensively to create an array of effects for projects such as: Iron Man, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, The Hulk, Spider-Man 1, 2 and 3, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Star Wars - Episode I, II and III, Sin City, The Matrix trilogy, X-Men 1, 2 and 3, Titanic, Lost and CSI.

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GenArts screenshot
Above: GenArts.com Home Page
Uploaded: 1/14/12

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  1. GenArts Buys Tinder plugins from The Foundry (fxguide.com) [edit]
  2. Xconomy Boston (xconomy.com) [edit]
  3. GENARTS ACQUIRES UK’s SPEEDSIX TO EXTEND ITS RANGE OF INDUSTRY- LEADING VISUAL EFFECTS SOFTWARE PRODUCTS (genarts.com) [edit]
  4. Movie special effects company GenArts gets funding from Insight Venture Partners (venturebeat.com) [edit]
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