Why incubators?

Graduating art students developed incubators in the 1970s, one being Seattle's "Triangle Studios." Like a post-graduate school including a professor-in-residence! Today, Seattle is a hotbed of incubators for everything except the multimedia arts. The concept of NPCI is to match tech and business incubators with hi-touch, lo-tech artists and benefit from the JOBS Act, shaping manufacturing and entertainment businesses based onprintmaking - old, new and diverse.

Nineteen badges ... why?
Nineteen startups ... why?

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