13312 Fri, 12/14/2007 - 2:19pm
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.--Applications for A+, the young designer's platform at Accent on Design, a new program launching at the February New York International Gift Fair, will be accepted through Wednesday, Dec. 19.
A+ will spotlight emerging talents alongside established contemporary design resources. Acclaimed designer Dror Benshetrit will be the principal designer of the space, curator of participants and overseer of installation. In cooperation with the Accent on Design Selection Committee, Benshetrit will select a small group of promising designers; including students, recent graduates or young companies (in business for one year or less) to display their work--whether finished products or prototypes.
Designers and manufacturers interested in exhibiting can get information and applications online at nyigf.com.