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Surtex Attendance Climbs 5 Percent

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Attendance at this May’s Surtex gained 5 percent over the attendance at the 2013 edition of the show, according to a statement from Emerald Expositions, owner and manager of the show. Overall, 270 exhibitors representing more than 1,000 artists presented at the show. A post-show survey of the attendees found that 89 percentMore »

Last updated: July 23, 2014

HFend | After-Hours Fun at Surtex | July 2014


An opening-day party is always part of the Surtex trade show, which took place in May in New York City. This year, the show treated attendees and exhibitors to a cruise on the Hudson River aboard the Cornucopia Destiny. The party included food, drinks, music and dancing, plus sunset views over the New York harbor.More »

Last updated: July 3, 2014

Design Student McLean Wins Surtex designext Competition


WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Tori McLean, a third-year student at the United Kingdom’s Winchester School of Art, took the grand prize in Surtex’s 2014 designext International Student Competition. This year’s competition was themed “Street Inspiration.” Students submitted original surface designs inspired by their vision of street influences in the year 2020. McLean’s submission used a range ofMore »

Last updated: May 23, 2014

Surtex Exhibitors Upbeat About Show


NEW YORK-Exhibitors at this week’s Surtex, which ended yesterday, came away with positive feelings about their booth activity at the show. “Attendees who stopped at our booth were very friendly and interested,” said Jared Hudson, photo booth attendant for Art Licensing International. “I also saw contracts being discussed, which is a gauge of how wellMore »

Last updated: May 21, 2014

Kathy Davis Studios in Expansion Mode

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HORSHAM, Pa.–Kathy Davis Studios will launch several collections at the Surtex Show, which begins this weekend in New York, and is looking to expand its licensing portfolio into several home decor and lifestyle accessory categories. Kathy Davis is a leading greeting card and social expressions designer, with sales of licensed goods exceeding $100 million atMore »

Last updated: May 15, 2014

Blog: Don’t Miss the Future

Surtex 2014

This year’s Surtex, the trade show that links original art and design with home decor vendors, could rank among the most important editions in the show’s history. The key reason is that this year’s show will place a very bright spotlight on technology in design. The show’s ReSource Hub, making its fourth appearance this year,More »

Last updated: May 14, 2014

Surtex Adds Speakers to Conference Program

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Surtex has slated additional speakers for its conference program, which is titled “Distinct Business Strategies from a Creative Perspective: intelligence for Manufacturers, Designers and Retailers.” As previously stated, the program will be in three tracks. It will open with Track One, “Basics: Monetizing Your Creativity,” on May 18, which will be led byMore »

Last updated: May 6, 2014

Surtex to Spotlight Digital Tech


WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-This month’s Surtex will debut a feature on digital technology in its ReSource Hub. This new focus will present the latest technological advancements in digital printing, software and trend gathering, for both attendees and exhibitors. Among the exhibitors will be Hewlett-Packard, which will offer digital printing equipment such as the HP Latex 360More »

Last updated: May 2, 2014