WHITE PLAINS, NY–Designers, artists and manufacturers are invited to submit applications for three juried, design-focused divisions at the New York International Gift Fair: Accent on Design; Handmade Designer Maker; and Handmade Global Design. Applications for A+™: The Young Designers’ Platform at Accent on Design, a showcase of emerging design talents within Accent on Design, are also being accepted.
Applications, which are available online at www.nyigf.com/apply, are due by Thursday, March 15, for Accent on Design, Handmade Designer Maker and Handmade Global Design. Applications for A+, which are due by Friday, June 15, are available online at http://www.nyigf.com/Exhibitors/NYIGFDivisions/ATheYoungDesignersPlatform/AApplication.aspx. The summer 2012 NYIGF runs Saturday, Aug. 18, through Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Passenger Ship Terminal Piers 92 and 94.