CHANGES!! The Atlanta International Area Rug Market® featuring the National Oriental Rug Show sponsored by The Oriental Rug Importers Association (ORIA) is January 10-14, 2018
Nourison Opens First Floor Showroom
Nourison opens a 2nd showroom for its trend-driven collection of high-end area rugs, broadloom and home accents. Adjacent to the HD Home Temporary collection, the new Nourison space will be open during Markets and year-round to serve the interior design community.
Temporary Rug Exhibitors Mixed with Permanent Rug Showrooms on Floor 5
National Oriental Rug Show moves to a new space on Building 1, Floor 5 for the January 2018 Market. The new location allows buyers to explore the temporary collection as they conveniently source comprehensive product collections from permanent rug and home décor showrooms.
Venue & Presentation Change for America’s Magnificent Carpets® Awards
AmericasMart’s celebration of innovation in rug design and production, America’s Magnificent Carpets® Awards moves back to the market center for its 2018 reception. Set for Thursday, January 11, 2018 the day-long event includes award presentations in the morning followed by an evening reception. Sponsored by ORIA, awards will be given in the hand-hooked/hand-tufted, hand-knotted, flat weave, machine-made, outdoor rugs, licensee and antique categories as decided by a panel of industry experts. Rugs can be submitted for consideration through December 15, 2017 at AmericasMart.com/AMCA.All rugs in consideration for the Awards will hang in the Museum of Introductions on Building 1, Floor 4 from Wednesday, January 10 through Saturday, January 13.
For more information about The Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show and The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, including a full list of events and exhibitors, please visit AmericasMart.com/January.