The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market kicks off the tradeshow year for International Market Centers (IMC) with 360+ new, expanded and relocated showrooms and temporaries among its 1,000+ showrooms and 3,300+ temporaries. Highlighted by nearly 50 events, seminars and celebrations, the market is January 14-21, at AmericasMart Atlanta.
Dallas Market Center will welcome Curated, a vast new showroom from Paul Michael, represented by In-Detail, in late spring 2020. Curated will be a 24,000 square foot to-the-trade destination featuring high-design home furnishings including hand-crafted furniture as well as one-of-a kind art and decorative accessories. The showroom will be located on the sixth floor of the World Trade Center.
Another round of leasing updates will bring a total of 120+ new and returning exhibitors to the Las Vegas Market’s 450+ gift and home resources in the Pavilions for the Winter 2020 Market, Jan. 26 – Jan. 30.
The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) is pleased to announce that it has partnered again with Esteem Media to develop a Design Bloggers Tour for the 2020 Spring Market, April 25–29, and is now accepting submissions from bloggers and social media influencers interested in being considered for the tour. The High Point Market Design Bloggers Tour will bring a group of 10 leading design bloggers to High Point Market for 2 full days of tours in sponsoring showrooms. Participating bloggers will visit each sponsor for an up-close look at the exhibitors’ company, showroom and products during a 45-minute presentation and tour. The tour will kick off on Sunday, April 26, and conclude on Monday, April 27.
ART, the creative home furnishings network has announced that registration is now open for the ART Conference 2020 taking place April 2-5, 2020 at the Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort and Spa in Fort Myers, FL. The unique conference encourages manufacturers, importers, retailers, product designers, interior designers and other industry professionals to connect outside of markets for better business relationships.
Leading European lifestyle and home furnishings brand Dôme Deco continues to make bold moves to position themselves in the U.S. market.
The Contemporary Design Group announced the winner of the 2019 Edward Haimsohn Design Award at their Annual Conference this week. Top prize went to Reflex S.p.a., for the Esse 72 Table designed by Tulcinski. Originally introduced at Salone del Mobile Milano in 2019, the Esse combines fluid and sculptural lines. The design features a unique “S” shaped glass base; the product name is Italian for the letter “S”.