Grace Colby is a designer, technologist, and filmmaker. She was a cofounder of Art Technology Group where, as vice president of design, she established its 30-person design department. Grace’s design work has been awarded by ID magazine, the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, Print magazine, and the ID Forty. Her technical research has been published in SIGGRAPH, CHI, and SPIE proceedings.
Grace received her BS from the IIT Institute of Design in 1985 and her MS from the MIT Media Laboratory in 1992. She has been a visiting researcher at the Netherlands Design Institute and the MIT Media Laboratory.
Currently, Grace is on the board of overseers of IIT Institute of Design and the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston. She is an associate producer of Little Men, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2016.