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WHY ATTEND?

The Premier Marketplace for Buying and Licensing Original Art & Design

SURTEX® is the global destination for retailers, manufacturers and licensees seeking unique art, designs, patterns and prints for commercial use on home textiles, paper products, bed & bath, lifestyle giftware, décor, apparel, beauty, juvenile, trend services and more.

Nowhere else can you experience the trend-setting work of 1,000 professional artists under one roof.

SURTEX® Features:

  • Discovery. Explore the latest in original surface art & design, from contemporary patterns to high-end textiles to holiday prints, you’ll discover designs you won’t find anywhere else.
  • Inspiration. Spot print and pattern trends, discover the latest colors and styles, and be inspired by the backdrop of New York, the fashion and design capital of the world.
  • Exclusive Access. SURTEX® promotes diversity by attracting independent artists that you can’t source on your own, while connecting you to prominent agencies representing in-demand designers. Artists debut their newest and best work at SURTEX, giving you first access to the next big trends and styles.
  • Networking. Catch up 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.
  • Complimentary registration for qualified buyers.