Curv is one of a group of alliance partners offering creative, technology, imaging, printing and aluminum extrusions and fabrication. We strive to deliver the highest quality solutions for our clients using a single source business model. Driven by an informed, results-oriented, media-neutral process, we produce and deliver, through a fully concept-to-market environment, assuring speed, accuracy, efficiency and accountability in all we do. Locations: Columbus, Cincinnati, Detroit, St. Louis, Atlanta, and Las Vegas.
By getting Curv involved from conception, we can assist you in choosing the best route to ensure value and quality. Our consulting services are rooted in years of hands-on experience in photography, pre-press, imaging workflow, printing, finishing, and graphic installation. That experience allows us to work with a client’s vendor or in-house staff to consistently deliver the expected results.
Providing comprehensive creative services which include graphic design, art direction, layout, production art, prototypes and many others. With our in-house art directors, graphic designers, production artists and print technicians, no job is too small, too large or too complex. We can accomplish your desired results within your budget and deliver on-time every time.
Our in-house Art Director can partner with you to ensure your brand is on target and your vision is completely managed from art to print. This includes on-press proofing, color management and ensuring brand standards at all facilities.
We provide high-resolution scans of negatives, transparencies and flat art to reproduce at any size. We can produce raster image processor (RIP) – ready print files from any layout and image file to facilitate better control over how images are rendered.
Mac and PC workstations
GRACoL & SWOP 7 certified color
EverSmart Supreme Scanner
Secure FTP site with web link
Using GRACoL and SWOP color calibration, we maintain constant calibration through pre-press and on-press management, ensuring color consistency across all output devices and formats utilized throughout the imaging processes.
We are equipped to produce high-resolution still photography in our studio or on location. We can produce camera files capable of mural-size reproduction, as well as 360° product-spin photography used for e-commerce. In addition to various digital cameras, location and studio equipment, we also have proprietary systems for rotating products 180° for single level animations, multi-level 360˚ shooting rigs and patent-pending photography turntables.
Offering comprehensive services for in-store marketing, catalog, and website imagery, our solutions maximize the quality of images wherever they are used. Proofing is done with a variety of “contract” proofing mediums (up to 60” wide by any length) or with our web-based virtual review.
We offer comprehensive Project Management. This includes field dimensions, timelines, quality insurance of all products and on-site management of installations.
We offer preliminary site visits and field dimensioning as part of our comprehensive project management. We ensure our graphics are produced and installed correctly by creating detailed elevations with all fixtures and obstructions indicated. These can be supplied to the Graphic Designers for integrating their designs into.
We can reproduce your graphics using a variety of digital processes and technologies including wide & ultra-wide format direct digital, solvent, dye sublimation, high-speed digital press, and true photographic. All are color managed to ensure the desired end result.
In printing, finishing refers to value-added operations that are performed after the ink has been applied to the paper. Here at Curv we offer a wide range of finishing that is not limited to die-cutting, scoring, and folding. We have artists that can create one of a kind art and artistic finishes.
We can manufacture your design intent into reality by offering a wide range of fabrication services.
These services include:
acrylic displays, signage, and wayfinding, back-lite LED displays, decorative metalwork,
museum casework, dimensional lettering, custom exhibits, fixtures
We also offer custom printed ACM in multi-surface and custom shapes, appropriate for indoor and outdoor applications.
Our network of installation professionals can accommodate any project on a local, regional or national level with the quality and experience that you expect, offering a union or non-union labor force. Our project manager supervises all installations on-site.