Explore patterns at SURTEX
Attendees source holiday patterns

Where Original Designs Become Your Best-Sellers

In our crowded retail world, consumers have more options than ever before — and they’re looking for something special. That “something special” starts at SURTEX®, the global sourcing destination for retailers, manufacturers and licensees seeking unique art for commercial use.

For more than three decades, this event has been regarded as the best place to discover emerging trends in surface and textile design and discuss licensing and buying options with the creators of today’s most exciting original work. 

At SURTEX®, you will:

  • Discover the latest in original surface art & design. From contemporary patterns to high-end textiles to holiday prints, you’ll explore designs you won’t find anywhere else.
  • Be inspired by print and pattern trends, discover the latest colors and styles, and be inspired by the backdrop of New York, the fashion & design capital of the world.
  • Connect with 150 creative brands, including independent artists and prominent agencies representing the most in-demand designers. Artists debut their newest and best work at SURTEX, giving you first access to the next big trends and styles.
  • Network with colleagues and forge new business relationships at networking events around Manhattan. Make valuable connections with artists, designers and licensors you won’t meet anywhere else.
  • Enjoy complimentary registration for qualified buyers.