Founded in 1970 by Ron Golbus, Graphic Encounter is headquartered in Aspen, Colorado and Los Angeles, California. Graphic Encounter specializes in providing full service – professional hospitality + art consulting services to all levels of the hospitality and health care industry. Art for guest rooms/suites/public areas/art publishing/art on canvas/art on plexiglas/art on vinyl/art on wood/large scale murals/art on glass/eco-art made from recycled materials/sculpture
Since 1970, Graphic Encounter has completed over 35,000+ hotels worldwide. Hospitality Clients + projects include: Hyatt Hotels, Sheraton, Starwood, St-Regis, Ritz-Carlton, Trump Hotels, Wynn Resorts, MGM Mirage, Harrah’s Entertainment, Purchasing Management International, Paul Steelman Architects, Wilson and Associates, Hirsch Bedner, and WATG.
We invite you to view our Luxury Portfolio on our web site Educated Eye. There you will begin to see how our view of 5-6 star projects unfold. Our eye on the artistic sensibility that is appreciated by our clients is conveyed in each and every luxury project that Graphic Encounter is engaged to complete. Distinguished clients include : Wynn Design and Development, MGM Resorts, Harrah’s Entertainment, Benjamin West, Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, Starwood, Hilton, Hyatt, Aspen Skiing Company …this is a partial list.
We provide the art consulting + custom framing services from one business model platform. Our in-house art consultants dialogue directly with interior design firms and purchasing agents to obtain the direction first hand to provide an effective and efficient dialogue to make sure specifications are correctly written. Our printing is accomplished with hand on methodology, and our custom framing services are obtained from our state of the art 50,000 square foot framing facility in Southern California. We produce all of our framing and printing services domestically to ensure on time delivery of your orders.
In 2003, Graphic Encounter provided the pop art of Andy Warhol, Americas Most Famous Artist, and the Cubist art of Pablo Picasso, for the 2,600 rooms of Wynn Las Vegas the World’s most expensive hotel. In 2008/2009/2014, Graphic Encounter completed Encore / Wynn Las Vegas, Encore / Wynn Macau, China./Delano for MGM Resorts of Las Vegas, NV. 2010/2011/2014, Graphic Encounter completed Bellagio/MGM Grand/Delano for MGM Resorts.
Clients include Wynn Resorts, MGM Resorts, Harrah’s, Hilton, Hyatt, Sheraton, St. Regis, and Ritz-Carlton Hotels, Westin.