Pioneering new ways to inspire wonder and imagination
Creative Machines is a multidisciplinary design and fabrication firm specializing in the engineering and construction of engaging objects and experiences for public spaces, business enterprises, museums, and learning centers. Our focus is creating bold site-responsive artwork, brilliant lighting installations, interactive sculptures and exhibits, and fantastical rolling ball machines.
We bring innovative designs to life through careful engineering, efficient management, and sophisticated fabrication. Our in-house team of artists, engineers, project managers, craftspeople, welders, and installers work closely with clients to develop meaningful concepts based on the goals and desired outcomes of a project. Our custom pieces inspire wonder, facilitate curiosity and social interaction, and contribute to the atmosphere, identity, representation and mission of their site. Whatever your endeavor may be, Creative Machines is here to support and amaze you every step of the way.
exceptional interactive experiences internationally —
from children’s museum exhibits to monumental kinetic public art and everything in between.
Since 1995, we have provided our clients with outstanding services and trusted designs for a wide range of spaces. Here's what they have to say.
"Creative Machine’s varied body of work across North America demonstrates originality, creativity, and professionalism. They are passionate about their ideas and connections to the public and public spaces, and value citizen input. In their body of work, the viewer sees an understanding of scale, ability to both address and enhance site challenges, and produce quality artwork within the project budget."
— Barb Doyle-Frisch,
Project Coordinator, Public Art, Culture and Recreation, City of Calgary