Welcome to the Web Site of the Computer Graphics project at IMPA (directions). We invite you for a brief history of computer graphics at IMPA.

The VISGRAF Lab was created on 1989 with the purpose of developing research in Computer Graphics at the Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics. The project develops activities in three different and interconnected areas: education, research and development.

The Laboratory is supported by the funding agencies FINEP, CNPq and FAPERJ and also by gifts from the companies IBM Brasil, Autodesk/Alias, Nokia, Microsoft, Adobe, and NVIDIA. We mantain technological partnerships with Digitok and eyllo. We have creative collaborations with Ambos&& .

We have an ongoing collaboration with the following groups: Matmidia/PUC-Rio, TeCGraf/PUC-Rio, LCG/Coppe-UFRJ, Instituto Antonio Carlos Jobim, and IF-RJ.

We also have international cooperation projects with University of Calgary (Illustrare Group), Hong Kong University, IT University of Copenhagen and Art Center College of Design .

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22460-320, Brazil
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